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Maxtor OneTouch 4 Mini 250GB External Drive Does not show up on my computer

\015 My Maxtor OneTouch 4 Mini 250GB External Drive Does not show up on my computer and the setup doesnt initiate.\015\012\015\012I have the same problem though not exactly the same product (I'm only running a 120GB)... I've already saved about 100GB of data, data I can't afford to lose. It doesn't matter if I only plug in one USB cable, or both... nothing happens. The LED is on, but no USB connection is detected at all, I've tried all the solutions I could think of (everything from admin tools-services, to the device manager) and I couldn't even tell you the amount of forums I've visited to fix this, but nada. The drive makes noise, as though it's going to run \302\240but after a few minutes that stops.\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012I'm using a Sony Vaio VGN-TX750. Any secondary drive (external or virtual) simply will not be recognized by Windows. With the external it attempts installing it as a USB device and then is incapable of doing so, with virtual drives (both through Daemon tools and MagicDisc) it wont assign a drive letter and wont show the drive.I have been to countless forums searching for an answer, and in response to the common questions: The usb ports are 2.0 and work fine with thumb drives/other devices Its a relatively clean install of XP I have installed the most recent version of SPTDI have attempted uninstalling/reinstalling/restarting/replugging everything multiple timesAny help would be incredibly appreciated.\015

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