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Is it valuable?Please stop. Bernie Thompson January 5, 2013 Reply Hi Jan - Thanks for commenting. All submitted content is subject to our Terms Of Use. That said, in this day and age it is way too easy to google virtually anything regarding computers, their usage and repair to make mistakes like this.

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Sata Hard Drive Docking Station Not Working

anyone ever run up against this. The blue power light is on the unit and I get an alternating blue / red LED while it is formatting. Either way, we'll work to track down the problem and solve. thinking of just getting another ext drive small enough to fit and throw the docking station away.

Use that to make a reasonable assumption as to the health of that drive. I'm on a Lenovo T400 Win7, Fujitsu ATA, ACHI Controller, USB 2. Roger Yes, it's all connected correctly. Sabrent Hard Drive Docking Station Driver I then chose to "change drive letter and paths".

Have You tried it with another computer? Sabrent Hard Drive Dock Not Working The hard drive is showing up in Disk Utility. Reply Reply with quote Complain Howard Moftich • Veteran Member • Posts: 8,320 Re: imac not reading external docking station for hard drive In reply to Howard Moftich • Or is this something scary involving fiber cable? 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - OH MY by OH Smeg · 6 years ago In reply to Waitwaitwait.

Btw, as far as noise goes, the only thing I can (barely) hear is a r/w head moving. Sabrent External Hard Drive Not Recognized Be careful to format all disks larger than 2 TB as GPT, since the other option, MBR, will not use more than the first 2.2 TB of the disk. What in the world am I doing wrong? Dec 6, 2014 7:29 AM Helpful (2) Reply options Link to this post by damon242, damon242 Dec 6, 2014 7:57 AM in response to tbirdvet Level 1 (5 points) Dec 6,

Sabrent Hard Drive Dock Not Working

If you are having problems getting your docking station working on USB 3.0, first make sure it's working on USB 2.0. I then undocked it and redocked it and it showed up just as if I plugged in a USB drive. Sata Hard Drive Docking Station Not Working I manually spin down my external drive by sending the the command "scsi-stop /dev/sda" or "sdparm -C stop /dev/sda". Blacx Docking Station Not Recognized So if it's an IDE or PATA Drive it needs to be set to Master.

Rick December 14, 2015 Reply Hi just purchased one of these and connected a western digital but can not seem to access the files that are on the hard drive already, The Bleeping Computer Welcome GuideBleeping Computer Forum Rules Safe "Interneting" Tips Back to top #8 rotor123 rotor123 Moderator 8,058 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:New Jersey Local time:04:08 PM Posted 21 May You say you bought a SATA Cable Set and you are attempting to plug that into a SCSI HDD. A really stupid easy solution I found! Sabrent Docking Station Windows 10

Crazy. Seems as though the HD and the dock failed at same time. Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get IT Center Brands Tutorials Other sites Tom's Guide Tom's Sent from my All-In-One Desktop.

using an old cavalry docking station. Ssd In External Enclosure Not Recognized I guess I could go buy another dock/USB-SATA device and try again or maybe the device is not the issue? permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]CK_WDWestern Digital Employee 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago(0 children)If you have a bootable laptop you can too connect them externally there, using a USB to SATA adapter, it's not possible

Connect the USB 2.0 cable to the docking station and to a known good USB port on your computer.

John peter November 29, 2012 Reply I cannot connect using USB3 on windows 7. If it's a SCSI HDD there is no Master or Slave Settings just a Address Number between 1 and 7 or with the high end SCSI Drives between 1 and 14. If the problem persists, the docking station itself has a defect. Sabrent Ec Hdd2 Not Recognized Jeff Everett November 19, 2012 Reply Hi Eric-I've had no issues with volume sizes up to 4tb in the lab.

Using the site is easy and fun. Salmon TroutGeniusThanked: 857 Computer: Specs Experience: Experienced OS: Other Re: 2TB HDD not recognised on sata docking station « Reply #4 on: November 11, 2012, 01:16:52 AM » $ Logged Vllig Username Forum Password I've forgotten my password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Privacy Policy

ProductsDriversSupportSearch My issue is that neither of the Western Digital drives will show up when in the dock.

These worked fine in USB 2.0 on a white macbook running Lion previously. Click the Start Orb, Then type "Disk Management" (No quote marks) in the bottom search box. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/2520/how-did-i-get-infected/Forum Rules, The BC Welcome Guide 167 @ June 2015 Back to top Back to External Hardware 0 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply Please help.

EDIT3: 1TB WD: I first plugged in the new 1TB WD drive and opened up the disk management tool. This includes asking for us to link to your subreddit, forum, bulletin board, newsgroup, Facebook page, whatever. The picture you have now posted clearly shows the makers label of a Western Digital My Book Essential 2TB USB 2.0 External Hard Drive WDBAAF0020HBK-00. In this example the new drive is labeled "New Volume".

Click image to enlarge.If your drive is not detected, use Disk Utility to investigate.

Back to top #11 rotor123 rotor123 Moderator 8,058 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:New Jersey Local time:04:08 PM Posted 22 May 2013 - 05:40 PM HI, Thank You for reporting back on Once the disk is correctly identified in the Device Manager, we continue to the second phase. 2. I can no longer see the drive and I have to remove and put it back to see it again. Jeff Everett November 30, 2012 Reply Hi Diego- Can you please contact [email protected] and include your Amazon order ID with the message.

dgreenTopic StarterIntermediate Experience: Beginner OS: Windows 7 Re: 2TB HDD not recognised on sata docking station « Reply #5 on: November 11, 2012, 01:44:12 AM » Can you see the USB 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 CK_WD permalinkembedsaveparentgive goldaboutblogaboutsource codeadvertisejobshelpsite rulesFAQwikireddiquettetransparencycontact usapps & toolsReddit for iPhoneReddit for Androidmobile websitebuttons<3reddit goldredditgiftsUse of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy (updated). © 2017 reddit inc. I'm running Windows 10 Pro x64. 3 commentsshareall 3 commentssorted by: besttopnewcontroversialoldrandomq&alive (beta)[–]CK_WDWestern Digital Employee 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago(2 children)Hello ElfenSky!

This will start the Windows Disk Management Utility.click on image to enlarge.You should see the disk listed, probably as unallocated space. Both passed the quick test fine, and I can read/write to and from them without any problems. Once the disk is formatted and assigned a disk-letter, it is available as a normal disk. Problem was that I didn't have jacks and I attempted a home version of foil.

Try the USB 2.0 cable included in the box, and email us at [email protected] to tell us what the behavior is on USB 3.0 and USB 2.0. Any suggestions?