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Old 12-27-2005, 04:26 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question External Hard drive closes after 5 sec

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I have an external hard drive but every time I try to open it it closes after 5 seconds.
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Old 12-27-2005, 04:33 PM   #2 (permalink)
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it closes as it disconnects? have you check the power cable, usb cable, firewire, are they all connected firmly,etc?
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Old 12-27-2005, 04:41 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Yes I conected and disconected them.Sometimes it stays open for example i could watch a concert the other day but i can wacth other videos because as it closes the media player cannot reproduce.
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Old 12-27-2005, 05:15 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I have because I thought it was a virus but it comes back totally clean not even spyware or anything I will post anyway as I run a full system scan everyday

Category: Application activities
Date Time,Feature,Action Taken,Details,User Name,Computer Name,Details
27/12/2005 10:50:30,Virus scanner,Scan summary completed,Run Full System Scan,Sonia1,SONIA-DC524475A,"Scan results:,Scan time: 62 minutes 48 seconds,MBRs scanned : 2,Master boot records infected : 0,Master boot records repaired : 0,Boot Records scanned : 2,Boot records infected : 0,Boot records repaired : 0,Files scanned : 191950,Risks detected : 0,Files repaired : 0,Files quarantined : 0,Files deleted : 0,Files excluded : 0"
27/12/2005 05:00:10,Virus scanner,Scan started,Run Full System Scan,Sonia1,SONIA-DC524475A,Run Full System Scan
27/12/2005 01:54:50,Virus scanner,Scan summary completed,Norton QuickScan,SYSTEM,SONIA-DC524475A,"Scan results:,Scan time: 3 minutes 22 seconds,MBRs scanned : 2,Master boot records infected : 0,Master boot records repaired : 0,Boot Records scanned : 2,Boot records infected : 0,Boot records repaired : 0,Files scanned : 1876,Risks detected : 0,Files repaired : 0,Files quarantined : 0,Files deleted : 0,Files excluded : 0"
27/12/2005 01:51:25,Virus scanner,Scan started,Norton QuickScan,SYSTEM,SONIA-DC524475A,Norton QuickScan
26/12/2005 09:36:53,Virus scanner,Scan summary completed,Run Full System Scan,Sonia1,SONIA-DC524475A,"Scan results:,Scan time: 62 minutes 25 seconds,MBRs scanned : 2,Master boot records infected : 0,Master boot records repaired : 0,Boot Records scanned : 2,Boot records infected : 0,Boot records repaired : 0,Files scanned : 191507,Risks detected : 0,Files repaired : 0,Files quarantined : 0,Files deleted : 0,Files excluded : 0"
26/12/2005 05:00:05,Virus scanner,Scan started,Run Full System Scan,Sonia1,SONIA-DC524475A,Run Full System Scan
25/12/2005 21:52:45,Virus scanner,Scan summary completed,Norton QuickScan,SYSTEM,SONIA-DC524475A,"Scan results:,Scan time: 4 minutes 42 seconds,MBRs scanned : 2,Master boot records infected : 0,Master boot records repaired : 0,Boot Records scanned : 2,Boot records infected : 0,Boot records repaired : 0,Files scanned : 1878,Risks detected : 0,Files repaired : 0,Files quarantined : 0,Files deleted : 0,Files excluded : 0"
25/12/2005 21:48:02,Virus scanner,Scan started,Norton QuickScan,SYSTEM,SONIA-DC524475A,Norton QuickScan
25/12/2005 12:35:04,Virus scanner,Scan summary completed,Run Full System Scan,Sonia1,SONIA-DC524475A,"Scan results:,Scan time: 62 minutes 9 seconds,MBRs scanned : 2,Master boot records infected : 0,Master boot records repaired : 0,Boot Records scanned : 2,Boot records infected : 0,Boot records repaired : 0,Files scanned : 191427,Risks detected : 0,Files repaired : 0,Files quarantined : 0,Files deleted : 0,Files excluded : 0"
25/12/2005 05:00:11,Virus scanner,Scan started,Run Full System Scan,Sonia1,SONIA-DC524475A,Run Full System Scan
25/12/2005 02:11:24,Virus scanner,Scan summary completed,Norton QuickScan,SYSTEM,SONIA-DC524475A,"Scan results:,Scan time: 26 minutes 58 seconds,MBRs scanned : 2,Master boot records infected : 0,Master boot records repaired : 0,Boot Records scanned : 2,Boot records infected : 0,Boot records repaired : 0,Files scanned : 1857,Risks detected : 0,Files repaired : 0,Files quarantined : 0,Files deleted : 0,Files excluded : 0"
25/12/2005 01:44:25,Virus scanner,Scan started,Norton QuickScan,SYSTEM,SONIA-DC524475A,Norton QuickScan
23/12/2005 21:50:24,Virus scanner,Scan summary completed,Norton QuickScan,SYSTEM,SONIA-DC524475A,"Scan results:,Scan time: 7 minutes 17 seconds,MBRs scanned : 2,Master boot records infected : 0,Master boot records repaired : 0,Boot Records scanned : 2,Boot records infected : 0,Boot records repaired : 0,Files scanned : 1936,Risks detected : 0,Files repaired : 0,Files quarantined : 0,Files deleted : 0,Files excluded : 0"
23/12/2005 21:43:04,Virus scanner,Scan started,Norton QuickScan,SYSTEM,SONIA-DC524475A,Norton QuickScan
22/12/2005 21:42:41,Virus scanner,Scan summary completed,xdg,Sonia1,SONIA-DC524475A,"Scan results:,Scan time: 31 minutes 42 seconds,MBRs scanned : 2,Master boot records infected : 0,Master boot records repaired : 0,Boot Records scanned : 2,Boot records infected : 0,Boot records repaired : 0,Files scanned : 79384,Risks detected : 0,Files repaired : 0,Files quarantined : 0,Files deleted : 0,Files excluded : 0"
22/12/2005 20:45:48,Virus scanner,Scan started,xdg,Sonia1,SONIA-DC524475A,xdg
22/12/2005 08:58:23,Virus scanner,Scan summary completed,Run Full System Scan,Sonia1,SONIA-DC524475A,"Scan results:,Scan time: 64 minutes 33 seconds,MBRs scanned : 2,Master boot records infected : 0,Master boot records repaired : 0,Boot Records scanned : 2,Boot records infected : 0,Boot records repaired : 0,Files scanned : 191307,Risks detected : 0,Files repaired : 0,Files quarantined : 0,Files deleted : 0,Files excluded : 0"
22/12/2005 05:00:06,Virus scanner,Scan started,Run Full System Scan,Sonia1,SONIA-DC524475A,Run Full System Scan
21/12/2005 21:39:46,Virus scanner,Scan summary completed,Norton QuickScan,SYSTEM,SONIA-DC524475A,"Scan results:,Scan time: 3 minutes 18 seconds,MBRs scanned : 2,Master boot records infected : 0,Master boot records repaired : 0,Boot Records scanned : 2,Boot records infected : 0,Boot records repaired : 0,Files scanned : 1919,Risks detected : 0,Files repaired : 0,Files quarantined : 0,Files deleted : 0,Files excluded : 0"
21/12/2005 21:36:25,Virus scanner,Scan started,Norton QuickScan,SYSTEM,SONIA-DC524475A,Norton QuickScan
21/12/2005 21:25:45,Virus scanner,Scan summary completed,xdg,Sonia1,SONIA-DC524475A,"Scan results:,Scan time: 8 minutes 35 seconds,MBRs scanned : 2,Master boot records infected : 0,Master boot records repaired : 0,Boot Records scanned : 2,Boot records infected : 0,Boot records repaired : 0,Files scanned : 362,Risks detected : 0,Files repaired : 0,Files quarantined : 0,Files deleted : 0,Files excluded : 0"
21/12/2005 21:25:39,Virus scanner,Scan summary completed,xdg,Sonia1,SONIA-DC524475A,"Scan results:,Scan time: 8 minutes 0 seconds,MBRs scanned : 2,Master boot records infected : 0,Master boot records repaired : 0,Boot Records scanned : 2,Boot records infected : 0,Boot records repaired : 0,Files scanned : 858,Risks detected : 0,Files repaired : 0,Files quarantined : 0,Files deleted : 0,Files excluded : 0"
21/12/2005 20:37:09,Virus scanner,Scan started,xdg,Sonia1,SONIA-DC524475A,xdg
21/12/2005 20:37:09,Virus scanner,Scan started,xdg,Sonia1,SONIA-DC524475A,xdg
21/12/2005 17:36:11,Virus scanner,Scan summary completed,Norton QuickScan,SYSTEM,SONIA-DC524475A,"Scan results:,Scan time: 2 minutes 50 seconds,MBRs scanned : 2,Master boot records infected : 0,Master boot records repaired : 0,Boot Records scanned : 2,Boot records infected : 0,Boot records repaired : 0,Files scanned : 1873,Risks detected : 0,Files repaired : 0,Files quarantined : 0,Files deleted : 0,Files excluded : 0"
21/12/2005 17:33:20,Virus scanner,Scan started,Norton QuickScan,SYSTEM,SONIA-DC524475A,Norton QuickScan
21/12/2005 10:20:55,Virus scanner,Scan summary completed,Run Full System Scan,Sonia1,SONIA-DC524475A,"Scan results:,Scan time: 65 minutes 31 seconds,MBRs scanned : 2,Master boot records infected : 0,Master boot records repaired : 0,Boot Records scanned : 2,Boot records infected : 0,Boot records repaired : 0,Files scanned : 191214,Risks detected : 0,Files repaired : 0,Files quarantined : 0,Files deleted : 0,Files excluded : 0"
21/12/2005 05:00:15,Virus scanner,Scan started,Run Full System Scan,Sonia1,SONIA-DC524475A,Run Full System Scan
20/12/2005 21:35:52,Virus scanner,Scan summary completed,Norton QuickScan,SYSTEM,SONIA-DC524475A,"Scan results:,Scan time: 3 minutes 18 seconds,MBRs scanned : 2,Master boot records infected : 0,Master boot records repaired : 0,Boot Records scanned : 2,Boot records infected : 0,Boot records repaired : 0,Files scanned : 1895,Risks detected : 0,Files repaired : 0,Files quarantined : 0,Files deleted : 0,Files excluded : 0"
20/12/2005 21:32:33,Virus scanner,Scan started,Norton QuickScan,SYSTEM,SONIA-DC524475A,Norton QuickScan
20/12/2005 19:08:01,Virus scanner,Scan summary completed,Run Full System Scan,Sonia1,SONIA-DC524475A,"Scan results:,Scan time: 78 minutes 35 seconds,MBRs scanned : 2,Master boot records infected : 0,Master boot records repaired : 0,Boot Records scanned : 2,Boot records infected : 0,Boot records repaired : 0,Files scanned : 190862,Risks detected : 4,Files repaired : 0,Files quarantined : 0,Files deleted : 3,Files excluded : 1"
20/12/2005 10:11:20,Virus scanner,Process termination,Process termination result,Sonia1,SONIA-DC524475A,Norton AntiVirus successfully terminated process C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\IEXPLORE.EXE associated with the Adware.Lop security risk.
20/12/2005 10:11:20,Virus scanner,Process termination,Process termination attempt,Sonia1,SONIA-DC524475A,Norton AntiVirus is attempting to terminate process C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\IEXPLORE.EXE associated with the Adware.Lop security risk.
20/12/2005 10:08:02,Virus scanner,Scan started,Run Full System Scan,Sonia1,SONIA-DC524475A,Run Full System Scan
20/12/2005 09:49:11,Virus scanner,Scan started,Norton QuickScan,SYSTEM,SONIA-DC524475A,Norton QuickScan
20/12/2005 09:24:46,Virus scanner,Scan started,Run Full System Scan,Sonia1,SONIA-DC524475A,Run Full System Scan

posted: 12-27-2005 at 03:53 PM

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Old 12-28-2005, 02:33 AM   #5 (permalink)
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so you can watch some fine but others you watch it closes right?
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Old 12-28-2005, 04:20 AM   #6 (permalink)
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after 5 sec it closes the diference is sometimes im able to see something but if i dont open anything it closes
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Old 12-28-2005, 04:27 AM   #7 (permalink)
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was there software for it?
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Old 12-28-2005, 05:41 AM   #8 (permalink)
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Yes, at the beginning I didn't install it because the guy in the shop told me I didn't need to so I didn't and then after a while I try to install it just in case it has a feature that I would find interesting and then realize it didn't work either the brand is I-Omega
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