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I have been using this HD as my back-up. My other HD's can be read and this one does show that it is being powered. Any tips?
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What kind of HD is it and how long have you had it?

Have you tried it on another computer?

15" PowerBook G4, 1.67GHz, 2GB RAM, 250GB HD ; 16GB iPad2.
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2-3 years

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Mean does show or does not show in Disk Utility?

Hang on to those original install discs like grim death! Using OS X.7 or later make a bootable USB thumb drive before running Installer!
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Doesn't show at all. It does light up though
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