This was helpful 0. That’s the consensus from This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Each time I get the beeps but that’s all. Maxtor External drive – dead? Thanks for the succinct answer. You are reporting the following post:
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Recently it was not recognized. This was helpful 0. Could you recommend a Data Recovery service that has received good reviews?
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I too have used the drive for back-up and supplemental storage. Maxtor External drive – dead?
That’s the consensus from Proffitt Forum moderator July 10, 5: Hello Everyone, I’ve seen several discussions about bad external drives, removing the enclosures, “clicks”, etc Could I also remove the enclosure and install as a slave drive?
Thanks for the succinct answer. Each time I get the beeps but that’s all. Many methods about getting the drive contents out are discussed and some are quite economical. You 3010 posting a reply to: Proffitt Forum moderator July 10, 6: This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Flaming or offending other users Illegal activities: The drive “beeped” for about 15 seconds and still was not recognized.
I’ve tried a couple of things to get Windows to recognize the drive, but nothing works. Proffitt Forum moderator July 5, 9: Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post.
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CNET’s Forum on storage is the best source for finding help, troubleshooting, and getting buying advice from a community of experts. I disconnected the drive USB and power and reconnected.
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Promote cracked software, or other illegal content Offensive: Here’s the short version. The drive is connected via USB. You are reporting the following post: Please avail yourself of the longer discussion about this in mmaxtor forums.
I wrote to Maxtor and they simply stated the drive is bad. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET’s great community.