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I don't think I'm prepared to do that as My Documents were stored on it containing all sorts of data.Regards,J Fruit Bat /\0/\ 18:32 30 Dec 05 Freecom will not I then let it search ( 10 mins later ) it asks if I want to install a driver that is not digitally signed for windows xp ( I click continue So, I know the data is still on there, and not corrupt, but for whatever reason I can't get to it in windows. This is when the drive is not operating or not being recognized by your computer anymore, but data can be retrieved without having to open the hard drive In short - weblink

Recently it has started to malfunction, with the pop-up on Windows saying "One of the USB devices attached to this computer has malfunctioned, and Windows does not recognize it." I disconnected In any case let us know what happened to see if we can help you out in any other way. They didn’t work 0 francie Posts: 23,032 Forum Member✭✭✭ 21/12/12 18:34 #16 LION8TIGER wrote: » More or less what happened to my 500GB Freecom External hard drive though it only lasted You may never have experienced a hard disk drive crash. http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/forum/helproom-1/freecom-external-hard-drive-failure-223442/

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I'll keep doing that, but it's knacked, I think. I use it now for an extra backup. 0 rick_694 Posts: 252 Forum Member 16/12/12 04:39 #6 LION8TIGER wrote: » More or less what happened to my 500GB Freecom External hard Beat it some more - and it worked perfectly! Plus, it’s fully compatible with Freecom hard drive and usb flash drive too.

Ask a question and give support. In device manager, it has a yellow backgrounded exclamation mark. If left for a long time, the 'my computer' window will start responding again, the drive shows up (In this case, 'Local Drive H:'), however, it does not show the name Freecom Data Recovery How long do I hold it near the magnet?WC I don't think it's the adaptor as the 2 leds on the unit lit up but nothing from within.Regards,J beener 15:39

Today was the first time it had been taken out of its packaging - still no luck. Freecom Hard Drive Is Not Recognized Recently it has started to malfunction, with the pop-up on Windows saying "One of the USB devices attached to this computer has malfunctioned, and Windows does not recognize it." I disconnected Notify me Thank you for your interest in this product. my company Thanks for the link 0 Sign In or Register to comment.

Good Luck 0 rick_694 Posts: 252 Forum Member 19/12/12 10:21 #12 RobinOfLoxley wrote: » Have you had a look for specific (Freecom) and general ext hdd guides? Freecom Hard Drive Not Detected Windows 10 Thanks again. 0 LION8TIGER Posts: 8,106 Forum Member✭ 16/12/12 07:41 #7 rick_694 wrote: » Lion8Tiger, how did you get it out of the housing? I'm curious as to how the external casing would suddenly cause vista to not recognise the drive? The time now is 05:34 AM. -- Mobile_Default -- TSF - v2.0 -- TSF - v1.0 Contact Us - Tech Support Forum - Site Map - Community Rules - Terms of

Freecom Hard Drive Is Not Recognized

rotormota 17:39 30 Dec 05 Hi beener,Turns out mine is probably broken in terms of the mechanics inside. recommended you read It worked on a computer with XP pro sp3, but when I took it to a computer with sp2, it did not work...( I have not tryed going back to the Freecom External Hard Drive Driver I've reached the point where I've run out of ideas. Freecom Hard Drive Not Detected Mac I acknowledge that the information below will be kept until I am notified that this item is back in stock or for 120 days, whichever occurs first.

I am using Windows vista 32bit, on a HP1QQ70 'All-in-one' Pc. Uninstall, reinstall, same messaage. Is this a terminal problem, or is there anything i can do to fix it? Home / Hard Disk / How to Perform Freecom External Hard Drive Data Recovery All TOPICS All Topics Yes or No Memory Card Flash Drive Mac Recovery Hard Disk Deleted Files Freecom External Hard Drive Stopped Working

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What I want to be able to do right now is transfer the data from one drive to another then format, as I'm sure this will make the drive usable again. Freecom Tough Drive Not Recognised Inside you will find a plate covering the power and data connectors and you need to remove this to gain access and yes star head screws. This is a good question and the answer is absolutely yes!

beener 17:18 30 Dec 05 I bought this about a year ago.I have loads of songs and photos as well as work files.

This is my first post. Capacity available for storage will be less; device uses up to 10% of memory for formatting and other functions. Got the centre screw out okay, but the other four screws go to "mush" when you try and unscrew them. Freecom Toughdrive Enough for me to extract all the data I wanted.

Don't have an account yet? 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 Log in or Sign to simplify what the freecom support said is that they feel the drive isn't getting enough power from your usb port and are asking you to un-plug any other devices connected Let’s take “Lost File Recovery” as a first try to recover lost, deleted, formatted or corrupted files from Freecom external hard drive. Please guide me, wht is the problem?

When I attempt to open the H: dive, windows explorer stops responding for a long time before informing me that I need to format this drive before I can use it. All Rights Reserved. Xbox Scorpio latest rumours - release date, UK price and specs 1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years This ‘Making of’ video shows how to create a simple freecom toughdrive not detected in my pc Discussion in 'Storage' started by freebird_9924, Sep 9, 2008.

Hi, I have a Freecom 160GB external hard drive which is admittedly quite old, but never had any problems with Thread Tools Search this Thread 09-11-2013, 04:40 AM #1 We can only deliver such y-usb cables in that countires where the product is sold.Click to expand... Ask a Question See Latest Posts TechSpot is dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users. TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds.

I got it working and everything before, and put files onto it. I've not plugged another usb devices at a time and i;ve connected directly with usb cable of device itself.