I bought my Maxtor external hard drive a few years ago. Something we hope you’ll especially enjoy: This one is faulty, is working now, but who knows for how long? What type of connection is it? Posted on Apr 29, Results 1 to 4 of 4.

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This one is faulty, is working now, but who knows for how long? Thank you one and alll!!!

: Maxtor Basics Personal Storage GB External Hard Drive: Electronics

Posted on Jul 11, This drive is faulty and if you need data off this hard drive then there are companies that can recover data off a faulty hard drive BUT it will cost you an arm and a leg for their services. I wish I would have done this a year ago. More Print this page Share this page. Sorry this didn’t help. Navigate to the “Device Manager” page in the “Control Panel”.

Maxtor Basics Personal Storage 3200 – hard drive – 320 GB – USB 2.0 Series

On the sides of the enclosure are small slits. In the upper right hand of the screen, devvice the drive with no letter. Showing of 21 reviews. I read a blog whereby this guy followed this procedure and said it worked: Unit 2 yrs old.


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Instant Repair Help over the Phone 6ya. Anonymous Dec 28, After plugging the hard drive in directly it worked fine.

Posted on Aug 27, I bought my Maxtor external hard drive a few years ago.

Write a customer review. I had the same problem, I thought the power supply was good, as the green light was on. I can return it without any loss of data, since it never worked properly to start with. Right click on it and assign it a letter.

Replug Maxtor USB and power supply. Vista states that it is looking for drivers, then it can not find drivers, ergo no maxtor is recognised. Some of the products that appear on this site are from companies from which QuinStreet receives compensation.

Maxtor Basics Personal Storage – hard drive – GB – USB Overview – CNET

I ordered a new power supply on ebay, search maxtor Results 1 to 4 of 4. Posted on Nov 30, The adapter board is where the external connections are. For someone who wouldn’t consider themselves great, well, remotely capable of removing maxttor drives from the casing they come in and having tried a new power cable, I am left with a tomb of my data, which cannot be touched or accessed easily.


But as it turns out, a failing Maxtor power cord can provide enough juice to illuminate the power light while not providing enough juice to fully bootup the drive.

Its just background – you can format your drive and split it into partitions if you want before using it. Tell us some more!

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