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Can't access external HDD but can format

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Title states the problem.

I can format/partition my external HDD but can't read/write data. when I first initialized it, I had no problems, but after plugging it in again, I get this.

Help.
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Title states the problem.

I can format/partition my external HDD but can't read/write data. when I first initialized it, I had no problems, but after plugging it in again, I get this.

Help.
Try different cables and ports as a starting point.
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Is it assigned a drive letter?
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No drive letter, though it had one before.

Now it's not being detected at all, on Windows 7 on two computers or Fedora 15.

I'll see if I have any more cables...
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