[BCAB] External Hard Drive, Loose Cable or Pins in Drive Gerard Sadlier 14 Nov 2012 19:07 GMT
Re: [BCAB] External Hard Drive, Loose Cable or Pins in Drive Vince Thacker 15 Nov 2012 20:21 GMT

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" <gerard.sadlier@gmail.com>
To: <bcab@lists.bcab.org.uk>
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.
>
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