HDD doesnt show in windows explorer

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I have a Seagate 500gb hdd. The first day it work properly. But now when i plug it in my laptop it doesnt show in windows explorer or it doesnt show any sound or anything. My hdd shows a light on it but it doesnt blink. Plzz help me

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Hi Najeebdk,

I would suggest you to check if the drive is properly listed in Disk Management. Does it have a drive letter and a file format? I would recommend you to check the drive on another PC and with another USB cable. Can you feel the drive spinning? I would recommend you to download the manufacturer's diagnostic tool and check the drive's health (in case the tool recognizes the drive).

Hope this helps