Laptop sees no external Toshiba USB HDD 500 GB

Hello

my new Toshiba drive hard external 500 GB USB does not appear in the laptop with USB 2.0

The light of the HD post OK

Tried all USB ports three (sockets) of the laptop.
Can you help me please?

thanx
Nick

Try to use a key USB * Y * cable that allows you to connect the external HARD drive to two USB ports.
The point is that the common USB 2.0 ports provide 500mA max power.
That is why it s advisable to connect two USB ports to make sure that enough power would be supplied on the HARD drive.

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