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In addition, some of the listed capacity is used for formatting and other functions and will not be available for data storage.

Maxtor Personal Storage 3100 200GB External Hard Drive Not Spinning

I find your external drive is very old. Are you a Maxtor Computer and Internet Expert? One gigabyte, or GB, equals one billion bytes and one terabyte, or TB, equals one thousand billion bytes.

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Then check whether the Maxtor external hard disk or USB drive can be detected or not.


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You can follow visfa question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread. This morning lo and behold it’s there!! Right-click the drive that you want to change, and then click Change Drive Letter and Paths. Answered on Aug 05, Proposed as answer by Nano Warp Thursday, March 11, 1: During the wizard, chosse let me choose from a list of compatible devices.

Fix Maxtor External Hard Drive/USB Not Recognized Error without Losing Data – EaseUS

Wendy December 14, Should I still try the “knoppix” data recovery now – or is my problem something different? Repair not Recognized Maxtor devices Method 1.

Or should I try this? It has a green light on and I can hear some fan noise?

Here’s the short version. So how to fix such a problem? I also rebooted after all these efforts, just in case I stumbled into the same success that Wavehog described above. Each time I get the beeps but that’s all.

Repair and Restore Not Recognized Maxtor External Hard Drive/USB without Losing Data

Wavehog, Ok, I forgot to suggest to try and install the driver using compatibility mode. Answered on Jan 09, If you can recover your stuff, then initialize it and assign a letter.


Check the below link for further details — http: If there is a letter assign to it, then the problem is something else. Proffitt Forum moderator July 10, 5: Answered on Feb 08, If it does work mator backup everything immediately.

This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Popular Tags green flashing Tried it – but it didn’t seem to find any problems or fix anything. Hard drives fail sometimes but so do the enclosures to – so you may still have the data.