External Hard Drive Problems!! Helpp!

Discussion in 'Mac Accessories' started by byeehaaw, Oct 3, 2007.

  1. byeehaaw macrumors 6502

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    hey guys i got my fantom drive a week ago and yesterday i dragged it to eject. but somehow it dindt eject properly. so now when i turn on my hard drive it makes funny noises and it isnt recognized by my mbp. it doenst even see it. i tried using disk waarrior but that wont wokr becuase it doesnt even know that the hard drive is plugged in. it doesnt even recognize in the disk utiltiy.i need some helP!!! btw the format it was at was fat32
     
  2. mad jew Moderator emeritus

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    Do you have another machine you can test it on? :)
     
  3. byeehaaw thread starter macrumors 6502

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    yea i put it in my friends laptop. nothign showed up -=[
     
  4. blodwyn macrumors 65816

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    I fear your hard drive may have shuffled off this mortal coil. If it's under warranty then it's time to return it.
     
  5. DoFoT9 macrumors P6

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    i had the same problem happen to me. and alas i lost all of my data. i did get a replacement :) but the data gone was worth way more than that. :(
     

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