MrWriter, Feb 7, 2012 #14 sach2 Major Geek Extraordinaire Go into Computer, right-click the C: drive and select Properties. That seems to be a key symptom. Maybe some 3rd-party software is preventing Windows from seeing the drive. Free Download! Source
I also have xp sp2......if that helps... 'Disk Management' my hard drive does not appear under disk management. Going online and checking for new drivers all the time can be frustrating and is not an effective use of your time, and a simple tool like the driver installer above This causes that hub and all devices down the chain to be suspended. We recommend our installer which is a driver system utility for scanning, matching, downloading, and installing verified drivers. http://www.freecom.com/support
If it does work on another PC anyone know where i go from there - i have tried it on a known working USB port Supertramp 14:53 18 Jun 2006 Freecom is constantly tuning and improving performance of their usbs and the only way to make use of this is by having the latest drivers. Try following this link: Well I can't post URL's for some reason, but just Google to the WD site go to the support area and click on "Technical Help and Troubleshooting" If so, you might try connecting it to the same port that you've been using for the Freecom drive, see if you can duplicate the symptoms - this might verify the
It's possible that an update may address the problem if this is not an overheating issue or drive failure.Click to expand... If the root hub is displayed with an exclamation point (!) in a yellow circle, verify that the BIOS is assigning an interrupt request (IRQ) to the root USB controller. Click the Hardware tab. Freecom Syria Thanks abekl, but I have already tried that repeatedly.
One other thing you might try (just in case this is a Windows issue) is to boot to a live Linux environment, see if you can pull the data from the Pages 1 2 >> Next… This thread is now locked and can not be replied to. Insert system disk and press enter" or "Primary Master Hard Disk Fail" or "No operating system found" or "USB Device malfunctioned" error or "S.M.A.R.T. http://www.driverguide.com/driver/company/Freecom/index.html It's possible that an update may address the problem if this is not an overheating issue or drive failure.
Download an installer that will automatically scan and identify your Freecom usb to make sure you are installing the correct update and will also locate and download any additional driver and Freecom Network Drive 500gb Be aware that it may be more difficult to identify which device is malfunctioning or is configured incorrectly. At the moment I feel like you did "guess I have learned my lesson - keep important files online, and just use the external hard drives for downloads". I hope you're still about.
Check Device Manager to be certain that the root hub is functioning correctly. my company Search × Search Product English English Nederlands Deutsch Français Español Italiano B2B Login Company Contact Press Home Products OverviewAll ProductsFreecom Catalogue 2017 (PDF) External Hard DrivesDesktop Hard DrivesMobile Hard DrivesHard Drive Freecom Hard Drive Not Detected MacGuffin, Mar 23, 2011 #3 Caliban I don't need no steenkin' title! Freecom Dvb-t Usb Stick Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?
Unsubscribe About Us Overview Contact Us Take our Site Survey Testimonials Copyright © 1996 - DriverGuide is an iCentric Corporation Company. http://directxfaq.com/hard-drive/freecom-hard-drive-xs-drivers.php For example your main HD may be model STxxx or WDCxxx for Seagate or Western Digital brand HD. There does not appear to be anything wrong with the hard drive itself, though who knows? Good morning. Freecom Network Storage Assistant
It might be just that, and hopefully it is just that. Softpedia and the Softpedia logo are registered trademarks of SoftNews NET SRL. This issue is common with USB printers and modems. have a peek here If the hub is a powered hub, verify that the power supply for that hub is configured correctly.
The fact that you are able to 'see' the data leads me to believe that the data may not be corrupt, and that the data may indeed be salvageable... 2. Freecom Hard Drive Not Detected Mac Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules All content Copyright ©2000 - 2015 MajorGeeks.comForum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2016 XenForo Ltd. It's no longer listed on their website as far as I can see.
Or you can request a specific driver and we will find it for you. Saving you time and preventing the possibility of installing an incorrect system driver, which could potentially cause a system crash. To fix your USB problem automatically click here to download our driver installer utility, then run the download and follow the steps in this wizard. Freecom Toughdrive All rights reserved.
This kind of co-dependency is another common problem and a reason why it's a great idea to have a tool that is constantly monitoring the state of all of your drivers It actually ruined the drive. Sent it back and the techs said it was because of not disconnecting first. Check This Out The green light is on and i have attached the power USB just in case.