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Philips External hard drive not connecting

\015 I have an Philips USB 1 TB external hard drive (Model SDES170BC/97) that was working fine until yesterday. Now when I connect to my notebook, it doesn't show up on my ''My Computer'' window.Does anyone have any suggestions?\015

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Try connecting it to a different usb port. plugging out without first stopping the usb device must have the device settings on that port.
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