Hard disk getting detected but not opening [Closed]

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I have a Seagate GOFlex Free Agent 1TB external USB HD.... Till a few days ago it was workin perfect Now My Computer shows the HD icon but when i click on it, the explorer window hangs and i have to shut it from the task manager. What should i do? Is i infected? Please help me

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The hard drive has probably failed and needs to be replaced.

Sorry for the bad news
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Hi ka.agrawal,
Please unplug your Hard disk & again plug it, if it not found try on another machine. Still not found then definitely your Hard disk gone & you have to recover your data by Data Recovery Expert. Please tell us..
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go to the BIOS setup, & change the disk controller setting from AHCI to IDE. might worth the try.