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Solved: Seagate 2TB Hard Drive is Unknown Device

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by LuciaWay, Feb 22, 2011.

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  1. LuciaWay

    LuciaWay Thread Starter

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    Well, previously my Seagate 2TB External Portable Hard Drive was working very well on my windows 7 operationg system but a few days ago it went wrong and now it says unknown device!! it doesnt show up in disk management and when i uninstalled it from the list of USB hubs(where it says unknown device) and installed it again, it just said unsuccessful... what should i do?
     
  2. PK-her0

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    try it on another computer...if it does the same...crack it open and get a caddy
     
  3. LuciaWay

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    yesterday i tried plugging it in and out, i was really annoyed and suddenly it recognised it again... i dunno what the problem was but thanks anyway
     
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