I have a Seagate removable hard drive that I have not used for about 6 months and when I plugged it in I can't use it. When I plug it into the USB I can hear the soft sound of the hard drive spinning up but 90% of the time the computer wont recognize that I plugged it in. If by the odd chance it does notice it I get
I have tried deleting the drivers and every possible replugging method of the hard drive but I always get the same error or it does not show up. The Hard drive has it's own power supply that plugs into the wall. The last time I used the drive was on windows vista and I am currently running windows 7 but I have tried it on open suse and had the same problem.