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Old 03-06-2005, 06:14 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default External Drive Powerdown

Does anyone know of a command in windows to spin down a drive. I've recently purchased a seagate 300Gb firewire external hard drive. The drive works perfectly, the only problem is that if I shutdown the computer the drive doesn't spin down.

But, if I knock the computer into hibernate or standby windows will spin the drive down.

Any suggestions?
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