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Old 11-11-2008, 08:24 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default External Hd not being detected help pls

i am at my wits end. i have a micronet 500gb external HD firewire. the booting chip on it got fried or something and is not being read by the pc. i tried connecting them directly onto the pc as master/slave and to no avail because its a 2 hd 250 combo that was made to be read like 1 500gb. i dont know how to do this. or if it can be done by some type of emulation software that will make them read like just 1 drive.

help please i have 400gb worth of data on it

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Well since you took out the HD out of its external Enclosure, the HD's could be defective if anything. You might want to get a HD diagnostic tool to verify that your HD's are currently running well.

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If one of the drives in the RAID 0 array is shot then there realyl is nothing you can do. Are you saying the enclosure you have supports two drives in which you set up a striped array with?

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