and at the end I just took the HD out of the case... If you agree with us, find out who represents you in the Massachusetts legislature. So apparently there is very little wrong with my hardware, but there does seem to be a bunch of other problems within my computer that is wreaking havoc on my USING With the Digital Right to Repair Bill, H.3383, we have a chance to guarantee our right to repair electronics — like smartphones, computers, and even farm equipment. http://transcoderesearch.com/hard-drive/hard-drive-external.html
Again, I am plugging USB 2.0, external HD case and now my printer, into a USB 3.0 slot and my computer crashes. I would like a link to your website. The problem has to be on the PC side. EDIT: Just tried this FixMBR program, it doesn't work for me.
Hope this works for more of you with the same problem as me. It did have start-up files on it, but obviously I can't get to those. An underpowered PSU or a PSU with one or more of its outputted voltage slightly out of tolerance, a little too much "ripple" (an unwanted AC component riding the DC voltage),
I can't tell but there are many tomes about that. by R. I have also uninstalled "Mass Storage Device" via Device Manager, restarted the computer and same result. Seagate External Hard Drive Freezes My Computer If you would like the link to it I would be happy to provide it directly to you.
Report utaeladil- Jul 12, 2009 at 02:14 AM The last few problems listed here (it shows up in device manager, but not in DISK MANAGEMENT and no-where else), I would try Computer Freezes When Accessing Hard Drive Broke. This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. my response This has been known to sometimes work.
Try to plug in the USB drive before you turn on the computer. External Hard Drive Freezes When Copying Files The Fair Repair Act, known as S618, requires manufacturers to provide owners and independent repair businesses with fair access to service information, security updates, and replacement parts. Next, expand the sections for DISK DRIVES and also UNIVERSAL SERIAL BUS CONTROLLERS. Thank you so much.
When I try to close a program I get the message that it is "unresponsive". http://ccm.net/forum/affich-31876-external-hd-no-longer-works-with-computer Tell them repair is good for farmers, good for consumers, and good for businesses. External Hard Drive Freezes Computer When Plugged In Find out who represents you in Tennessee's legislature. External Hard Drive Freezes Windows Explorer Thank you for the clarification.
I had to restart my computer and reset clocks in my house each time. this content But manufacturers like John Deere and Apple don’t like that idea. Report ken- May 2, 2009 at 10:05 AM razac, You're awesome! But what they say is let the drive be checked and repaired by chkdsk: Go to START Go to RUN type in cmd (command-prompt opens up) type in chkdsk #: /R Wd Passport Freezes My Computer
and now it wont work !! Or you could UNINSTALL the drivers and move them to a completely new USB port incase the USB port is going bad. (Make sure you aren't using a USB HUB incase Report utaeladil- Jan 6, 2009 at 10:00 AM Did you say whether or not you have tried your external drive on another computer? weblink Find out who represents you in Minnesota's legislatures.
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Sorry, I'm stuck on making the LiveCD CD by blownit / February 4, 2012 12:31 AM PST In reply to: Have you tried External Hard Drive Keeps Freezing If it does work on another computer, I would quickly backup any files on the external drive.Click to expand... You own it.
Bill (AFE7Ret) Freedom Is Not Free! 2007 - 2017 Heat is the bane of all electronics! So if me, I would swap in a known good power supply while troubleshooting (or have yours professionally tested). I changed out 2 different burners all with the same results. Wd Test Proffitt Forum moderator / February 3, 2012 6:13 AM PST In reply to: Why is my external hard drive freezing my pc?
Anything else? Manufacturers don’t want a Fair Repair bill. I have 350 gigs of music and am not going to change my library (if this has anything to do with iTunes itself). check over here Tell them you support a bipartisan Fair Repair bill, SF 15.
Helpful +1 Report xpcman 17073Posts Wednesday October 8, 2008Registration date ContributorStatus February 7, 2017 Last seen Oct 23, 2008 at 12:53 PM I also think you have a MBR (master boot As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged As I dont want to loose 250Gb of data that is on there. This web site and the people on it ROCK!!!
I've tried razac's suggestion, and uninstalled the Mass Storage Device in Device Manager, but when I reboot the drive, it reinstalls itself as Mass Storage Device, not as it did as Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - You claim it's software but then don't tell what software? Helpful +1 Report HOANGCAO243 From Viet Nam Feb 25, 2009 at 04:50 PM You don't have to reformat if you don't want. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?
I would first check the device manager. fix the MBR on drive 2 your E drive (((( NOT on drive 0 which is your C drive)))) Report kegar89 6Posts Tuesday October 21, 2008Registration date October 23, 2008 Last Cheers Report lifeisgood- Feb 3, 2009 at 06:31 AM try install net framework 3.5 from WINDOWS UPDATE'MICROSOFT'. Click the drive. 7) Enable it Your problem should be fixed. :) View all 14 comments Report Jack- Jan 1, 2009 at 08:29 AM FAIL the drive wouldnt be disabled with
WindowsBBS.com is completely free, paid for by advertisers and donations. Thanks, R.Proffitt. Did it get dropped or fall or anything when you had it connected to the 360 / PS3? When your tractor breaks or your cell phone stops working, they want to be the only people who can fix it.
Click on the "File" menu and select "Open"c. I have a feeling this is yet another issue with my computer.