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Mymy seagate exturnal hd won't install
\015 Mymy seagate external hd won't install. i dont have the model number. but do have the part # 9bd862-560. and serial # 5js7cwfj\015
Have you looked for it on Windows Explorer, My Computer? I don't think you have to install it. I'm assuming it's a USB external HD and that you plugged in the USB cable to an open slot.
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Mymy seagate exturnal hd won't install
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