Voila it now always appears! I have a similar problem with non detection. If the issue persists I would suggest you to contact the manufacturer for further support on drivers on the below mentioned link -. Wait 2 minutes 5. Posted on Nov 15,

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The device was plug and play with Vista x I plugged it in and it immediately worked and my data was restored.

Maxtor 300GB External Hard Drive not able to start in Windows 7 (Code 10), Despite Working in XP

In computer management assign a drive letter to the Vosta drive. So, the solution I tried was to replace the power supply. Here’s another and very probable solution. This devise Maxtor usb personal storage has ceased to be recognised by my P. Connect it thru a usb 1. Hi there, Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two. If from the interface board I would suspect the shorted Diode is dropping out a breaker on the board.


I need a driver for an external Maxtor USB hard drive for Windows – Microsoft Community

I ordered a new power supply on ebay, search maxtor Yes, do not set it to cable select. This device is plug and play in Windows XP. I thought this would be a safer option than burning them matxor disc but am not so sure now.

Breaking Protections in Hardware Cryptocurrency Wallets. I honestly don’t know lad. My computer cannot detect the Maxtor USB drive.

Maxtor 3200 usb personal storage

All times are GMT Looked in the pc’s device manager only to find it in “other devices”,and as an unknown device in USB. I’m attaching pics of the screens showed.

My second external drive isn’t detected in Windows. After it spins up, any other noises like rhythmic clicking? The green light on the drive was lit, but the computer would not see the drive.

Add Your Answer Tips for a great answer: This is the front bit and the voltage seems fine and when it is plugged it to the power supply it runs fine However when it is plugged into this See Below the clicking noise in the power supply starts again.


Maxtor Personal Storage (external HDD)

I would reset the CMOS. Just to the right of that area, and aligned perpendicular to those two pads is another TVS.

I have tried all of my USB ports, uninstalling the driver and plugging the device back in, and searching for visat driver on-line. This drive has been a problem only starting once an a while for almost a year.

So I went to the utility Disk Management as described above and right clicked on the drive in the map.

I just need to recover data from the drive after that I am putting it in the bin. Note that windows explorer will vistw show two drives in the directory tree.

This device is not recognised by my system. Maxtof Nov 23, The company that bought out Maxtor does not seem to have support for this Maxtor product.

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