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MacBook Pro :: Retina Not Recognizing Lacie External Hd


I have a mbp with retina display and is not reading my rugged lacie external hd connected via the 2 usb ports. The lacie model that I have is the 500 gb one with the 2 firewire ports and one usb. When you connect it via usb you have to plug use 2 ports one for power the other for info. I'm trying that in the mbp retina and is not recognizing it. It doesnīt appear in the disk utility nor in the system info under the usb ports.


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