Ok, I’m having a look at TestDisk now, and so far it looks good. Have you tried reformatting the drive in Windows? Already have an account? Check a drive for errors: I want to avoid formatting it straight away as It contains everything I have collected over the past 8 years, including irrecplacable photos, mp3s, divx etc.
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I cant get my Freecom external hard drive to work on my computer
I’ve tried using various other usb 2. Did those drives come with an external power supply or a special double ended dongle for power?
I’ve reached the point where I’ve run out of ideas. Freecom external hard drive beeping and not working. Check a drive for errors: He’s used his for several years with no problems. Product Highlights USB 3. Thanks for your feedback, it helps us improve the site. Have you tried other USB connections?
So I know it’s not anything to do with the hardware side of it. Protected from inside out – you can protect your files with a password and the drive is tough enough to survive those daily bumps and drops Just Drop It Just drop Freecom’s ToughDrive; it survives a drop from 6. Tell us about your experience with our site. Fitted with an internal anti-shock freecoj and a unique soft silicone cover, it can withstand bumps and drops so your drive is still fully functional after it has dropped.
I’ll post toughdrlve follow up when done.
It’s extremely foolish to keep such data on hard drives. The only other computer I have access to is a laptop which is also running Windows vista 32bit – Same problem there. This thread ttoughdrive locked.
And do what CCT said and try copy them using the ps3. I otughdrive the same question Thanks for marking this as the answer.
You may also run Check disk to check for errors in external hard drive. You can help protect yourself from scammers by verifying that the contact is a Microsoft Vists or Microsoft Employee and that the phone number is an official Microsoft global customer service number.
I want to avoid formatting it straight away as It contains everything Toughdrivf have collected over the past 8 years, including irrecplacable photos, mp3s, divx etc. This site in other languages x. TechSpot is dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users. When I attempt to open the H: Using the exact same setup, with the second drive, everything works fine.
Freecom Gb Hard Drive – No Longer Working with PC, Still recognised by PS3. – TechSpot Forums
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Today was the first time it had been taken out of its packaging – still no luck. This is my first post. When I double click to open the drive it freezes explorer again. Imagine what can happen when you’re late for a flight, running to the gate, and your external hard drive accidentally falls from your notebook case or out of your jacket pocket onto the floor The ruggedness of this drive is legendary and has been recognized and awarded many times by leading international computer magazines Where’s My USB Cable Have you ever forgotten your USB cable and been unable to connect your hard drive?
Ok, I’m having a look at TestDisk now, and so far it looks good. I bought a couple of Gb external usb hdd’s from amazon about four months ago.