external HD keeps blinking - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > System Upgrades
Closed Thread
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-21-2008, 02:51 PM   #1 (permalink)
Newb Techie
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 36
Question external HD keeps blinking

i have a my book. when i turn of my computer my book will act like it's running and its light will blink. i turn my book off but during my next boot it will not go on to windows until i turn my book on.

blondieblue227 is offline  
Old 02-21-2008, 05:04 PM   #2 (permalink)
Monster Techie
brinks's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Canada
Posts: 1,144
Default Re: external HD keeps blinking

Just turn it off when your not using it and turn it back on when you are.
brinks is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
"Buy an External HD" or "Build an External HD"? Djmarkbeats System Upgrades 7 02-12-2008 07:31 PM
Acces Denied on My Cloned External Drive How do I gain Access. imergeandsee Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting 3 01-18-2008 11:25 AM
Computers won’t boot with external usb drive. ralphc Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting 4 10-23-2007 01:57 PM
External Hard Drive troubles Grahto22 Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting 2 09-23-2007 07:03 PM

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:22 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.