Vista states that it is looking for drivers, then it can not find drivers, ergo no maxtor is recognised. How can this be resolved. Having trouble finding the right driver? On the tree select Disk management. I just haven’t figured out how to do it.

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Tuesday, March 9, 5: If you have data on them, you may need a recovery specialist to salvage that data. Posted on Sep 10, The max point reward for answering a question is Flaming or offending other users Illegal activities: It is a software utility that will find the right driver for you – automatically.

December 17th, I have not been able to locate a new adapter, but was able to use the disk as an internal hard disk.

How it got like this I’ve no idea? Personal Storage Quick Start Card. Phil Whisenant Level 2 Expert Answers. I would like to thank you all for responding to my problem especially Nano Warp. Plug the connector into the drive, then connect the internal power cable.


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Posted on Jul 13, Anonymous Jan 31, Please enter a valid maztor address. Windows may assign the drive a different letter. That said there may be other reasons to use NTFS. Proposed as answer by Nano Warp Thursday, March 11, 1: Is there anyway to get my data off the drive?

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Wavehog, Ok, I forgot to suggest to try and install the driver using compatibility mode. Replug Maxtor USB and power supply. I get this now: If you still have an XP computer to connect the device, you could review the properties and find which driver use or which controller is in the enclosure.

I plan on only plugging it in when I’m actually using it in the future. Right click the Start button and open Explorer.

How to use the Windows Disk Error Checking feature on an external drive. I am trying to conet my external Hard drive: I need to get the info off of this device and on to something else.


Nytro Leverage flash storage. Maxtor Personal Storage Also, the disk was not turning, the drive was silent. C where is the best place to download a free driver? I have checked the properties and clicked Troubleshoot, yet the USB device controller lists this as wib Unknown Device, and does not recognize the storage drive at all.

The question is who will take responsibility for resolving this issue of Maxtor users no longer being able to access their back up iwn via their Vista based machines. Open to any and all suggestions.