Re: [BCAB] External Hard Drive, Loose Cable or Pins in Drive Vince Thacker 15 Nov 2012 20:21 GMT
If there's a chance your cable is flaky, I would definitely get another one. You can blow things using dodgy cables, a mistake I've made myself in the past. Vince. ----- Original Message ----- From: "Gerard Sadlier" <email@example.com> To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> Sent: Wednesday, November 14, 2012 7:07 PM Subject: [BCAB] External Hard Drive, Loose Cable or Pins in Drive > Hi > > So I have now figured out that the problem is either that the cable I > am using (I only have one) is flakey or that the plug into which the > USB cable in the drive goes is loose. > > Sometimes it works and sometimes not, depending on how the cable is > adjusted. > > This is a micro usb drive. > > -- > To find out more about BCAB and the benefits that membership can bring, > please visit our website: > http://www.bcab.org.uk/ > > To manage your subscription to the BCAB mailing list, please visit our > website: > http://www.bcab.org.uk/bcab-discussion-list/ > > To discuss matters relating to the mailing list, please email > email@example.com.