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pls helpme with a usb hard disk problem

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  • Started 6 years ago by devendra
  • Latest reply from Lenswipe
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devendra
Posts: 4

anyone pls help me with this

i had an external usb hard disk but had some problem with it
and now the system is not recognizing it
as soon as i plug it to the system it shows a msg of unknown device
it has a lot of important information in it
someone please help me
i have to get the entire stuff of the usb hard disk back

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michael
michael
Posts: 568

You need to get drivers for it. What make / model is it?

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Mike

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devendra
Posts: 4

it is usb2.0

thanx for responding mike

pls tell me wer do i get the drivers

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jd2066
jd2066
Posts: 3814

USB 2.0 is the connection type.
The make and model is something like Western Digital Passport 120GB.
Also what OS are you running?

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Lenswipe
Posts: 5

yea jd2066 is right. USB 2.0 is the connection like the monitor connection. The make is something like Maxtor One Toutch 3 or something like that. All you need to do is look on the side of the device and it should have the make on there then just download a driver (google is your freind here) and you should be done.

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