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You might also want to check in disk management. thanks .. prem143 2011-11-17 22:52:48 UTC #5 Hi I m having exactly the same issue..but Im connecting the WD 2TB to my dell inspirion Laptop , OS : Win 7 Tried all the If not then you confirmed either the USB 3.0 cord is dead or the drive is. http://gbcmedina.com/hard-drive/fresh-install-of-7-blinking-hdd-every-few-seconds.php

Too Many Requests.Too many requests from this IP (191.101.65.154).Please email [email protected] if you believe this is an error. So that my hard d solution Windows detected hard disk problem/AHCI DRIVER failed to install Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptop General Discussion categories Acer Alienware Asus Dell Lenovo Disconnect the computer's power supply cord for 60 seconds. Well tried connecting the WIndow server 2003 No sound that the device is detected, no sound in the hard disk either Cant see in the disk management .the 2TB is just 

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Was fine the other day. Die nutzbare Kapazität ist geringer, da das Gerät bis zu 10% des physikalischen Speichers für die Formatierung und andere Funktionen verwendet. Not knowing the TV was the cause of this, I connected another external hard drive to the TV (1TB Seagate) and the same thing happened to that one.

option -> in the listed drivers i selected mass storage device and clicked OK. The next test would be to plug it into another different PC / Mac and see if IT can see the drive contents. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. Seagate Backup Plus Blinking Light Fix next page → Home Categories FAQ/Guidelines Terms of Service Privacy Policy Powered by Discourse, best viewed with JavaScript enabled Support Downloads Knowledge Base German Spanish Italian French make-use-of-logo logo-background menu search

I have been connecting my hard drive directly to my TV to watch movies/shows for over a year now and have never had an issue. Wd My Passport Ultra Blinking Light it should provide a decent amount of power enough for it not to blink and you should plug it to the primary and fastest usb hub. FIDELIS April 26, 2012 at 12:52 am Hello, do you still have the original files in both PC and mac? http://knowledge.seagate.com/articles/en_US/FAQ/208371en?language=en_US Also in disk management the disk appears as unknown and not registered or allocated , there is no drive letter .

Tomhankschris November 13, 2011 at 5:21 pm mine shows up in device manager but not in disk manager whatsoever. Seagate Central Flashing Green Light Of Death This is another link with troubleshooting steps specifically for seagate: http://seagate.custkb.com/seagate/crm/selfservice/search.jsp?DocId=194531 Melissa April 22, 2012 at 10:04 pm Fidelis You seem to be the man with the answers and I'm wondering I would refer to your security settings and see if some clues are there Most of all I would use the link above my signature to Fill in your system spec's Yes it does make the USB sound when i plug it in.

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Joe jmpaq 2012-01-12 05:27:12 UTC #8 Hi from a WD newbie. see this but when this is all pluged in my light blinks and thats all that happends .. Seagate External Hard Drive Blinking Black 750gb-&1-1tb/3-3.5 WD Black 1tb hdd's Internet Speed Comcast Ping 19ms 89.31mbps download speed 6.12mbps upload Antivirus Panda Free/ Malwarebytes Pro/ Superantispyware Pro Browser FireFox & Pale moon Other Info 2nd Seagate Hard Drive Light On But Not Detected At any rate, the important thing is *not to write anything* onto the drive until you have recovered your data (or given up...).

Have you tried the hard drive tools provided by Seagate?  Here is the link: http://www.seagate.com/www/en-us/support/troubleshooting_assistance/ Try some of the different posibilities mentioned on the comments and if they do not work, click site Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account? or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. 1TB Dell external HD is blinking. usually it is a driver issue. Toshiba External Hard Drive Flashing Blue Light

Reconnect the computer. Publish Related resources SolvedToshiba External Hard Drive not Detected solution SolvedNo hard disk detected solution Solvedexternal hard disk corruption solution SolvedNvidia Shield: microsd card or external hard disk? The Seagate however is not showing anywhere.Would really appreciate if anyone has any idea as to the cause and a solution to this. 11 answers Last reply Nov 14, 2014 Best news Thank you. 30 answers Comments are Closed megan May 15, 2012 at 9:56 pm Hi i have simliar problem, when i connect my harddrive it goes into devices and printers not

Hi Markk,I'm not sure, how do I check that? Seagate External Hard Drive Not Working No Light Did you tried updating the drivers? Score 0 Related resources External hard disk not detected - Tech Support WD external Hard Disk not detecting in Asus X54C - Tech Support External Hard Drive not detected - Tech

If that does not correct the behavior, and if the drive is also not detected by your computer, the blinking light is probably a symptom of a larger problem.

IRISS 2012-01-20 14:58:23 UTC #13 HALLO.....What happened with you happened with me the same seinario.....am checking the solution in the forums...we can cooperate to find a solutoin...deal.... I’ve tested and swapped the USB cable and Power output, checked on a different computer and looked at Disk Utility, ALL with no luck. Ask ! Toshiba External Hard Drive Blue Light Instead Of White Register now!

foodh83Nov 4, 2014, 10:59 PM Markkk said: In Disk Management is it Set to active? but when I plug the laptop back in, the system locks up. Save your draft before refreshing this page.Submit any pending changes before refreshing this page. http://gbcmedina.com/hard-drive/sharing-an-external-hdd.php Now only the LED is blinking.

My HDD light on the laptop keeps blinking, even when I'm not doing anything, just staring at the desktop. This article will provide numerous useful links for checking and troubleshooting this behavior.If your external drive's LED behavior has recently changed (and particularly if the drive is no longer detected or I then tried this again on another computer which had the same problem and it worked again. Safely remove the drive from the computer (if possible).

This is the first time I'm using W7. More resources Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Search the site Ok About Its not stoping... My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Custom assembled by me :} OS Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit CPU Intel Core i7-5930K 3.5 GHz LGA 2011-V3 Processor Motherboard ASUS SABERTOOTH X99 LGA

The WD is showing in Disk Management and Device Manager. Tomhankschris November 13, 2011 at 3:54 pm mine shows up in device manager but not in disk manager whatsoever. Different Power adapters. it will solve ur problem." prasad March 21, 2012 at 5:25 am Hi..