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!!!IXI Maxtor Reformating Issue IXI!!!

I have the 500gb Maxtor One Touch 4 (external hard drive). About a week after I bought it, a window would pop up everyday telling me to reformat. I didn't think there was any reason to reformat, since it wasn't giving me problems. But about a month ago, I wanted to get rid of the messages and decided to reformat. It started to reformat and after about 7 hours the progress bar was at 100%. But just before it finished it tells me that it can't be reformatted. As a result of the reformatting, I can no longer Save files on to it, or try and open any that may be in it. I barely put anything on the hard drive and it tells me there is 0gb of space available, and when I click its Icon in "MY COMPUTER" it tells me to reformat. But when I accept to reformat it goes through the same procedure as the first time. It takes 7 hours and right when its supposed to end it gives me the same message that it can't reformat.

Is there any solution to this? I would really like to have this thing working.

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(NT) Warranty?

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(NT) Why not contact the mfg ??

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