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I have a TH-42PV700A and I am trying to find out what

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I have a TH-42PV700A...

I have a TH-42PV700A and I am trying to find out what portable HD would be compatable. I purchased a WD Elements 1TB but it is not compatable.

Technician's Assistant: What's the make/model of your device? How old is it?

It is a Panasonic 42in Plasma or TH-42PV700A, i purchased in august of 2007.

Technician's Assistant: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?

I have previously used a Transebd 1TB and this one works fine, but the new elements dos not work, this has happened straight away so this has been a week now. serveral people have told me that it is the age of the TV and then others tell me it is becase the HD needs to be formated, but I have been told that even formating the HD may not fix the problem.

Technician's Assistant: Anything else you want the Electronics Expert to know before I connect you?

Don't think so

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: TV
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TV Technician: Richard, Technician replied 10 months ago
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Hi there and welcome

To which port on the TV are you connecting the hard drive to?

Please let me know

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
I am connecting thru one of two usb ports on the front of a panasoinc bluray player
Customer reply replied 10 months ago
I also already have a 1TB Trescend portable HD connected via one of these two usb posts and it works
Customer reply replied 10 months ago
sorry, that is a transcend, not trescend
Customer reply replied 10 months ago
I cannot believe this have taken to long.
I am not longer interested in an answer as I have sourced an answer from elsewhere, that took all of 10 minutes.
Customer reply replied 10 months ago
I have already resolved this problems by alternative means.
TV Technician: Richard, Technician replied 10 months ago

ok no problem

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