Unplugging the drive and plugging it back int to the USB port seems to "fix" the issue but it kind of defeats having it as Time Machine drive if you expect Fresh OSX yosemite installs (in my case) reset my finder preferences to not display my external drives in finder window sidebars. I have another drive that I use for Time Machine, which shows up just fine.It works, however, on Windows PCs and OS X Yosemite latest version. get another drive asap and copy everything to it. http://directxfaq.com/seagate-freeagent/freeagent-go-drivers-for-mac.php
Thanks. You can not post a blank message. If you go to Disk utilities on mac Select the drive heading then select partition split the partition into 2 even partitions. I could test it on a pc I have... http://www.seagate.com/support/external-hard-drives/desktop-hard-drives/freeagent-desk-mac/
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This helped me Show 2 Likes (2) Actions Go to original post More Like This Retrieving data ... Weird, huh? The drive and Time Machine are working fine now.Seems that the desktop adapter required a driver or permission set that is part of the install package. Seagate External Hard Drive Not Recognized Mac contact and send the other one back to seagate.
If you remove "seagate" from the words in google, you will see that other brands have issues too = 10.5.7 to blame? Paragon Driver For Windows This is making me sick to my stomach as I have thousands of pictures on this device. Why Can't I Copy Multiple Files From One Portable Hard Drive to Another? share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply jzuena, Aug 25, 2009 jzuena macrumors 6502a Joined: Feb 21, 2007 Location: Lexington, MA, USA #9 Good to
All rights reserved. find more It will allow me to erase using 'zero-out data' option. Seagate Freeagent Mac Driver Joined: Jan 29, 2007 Messages: 1,355 Likes Received: 4 lbj said: ↑ This stunt alone will insure I never buy a Seagate external. Seagate Freeagent Go Mac Not Recognized Specifically, problems if the drive is connected via USB?
or is that the harddrive isnt for Lion or something.I need help. I hate to ask but could you point me in the direction of any tutorials you might know. I hate to ask but could you point me in the direction of any tutorials you might know. have a peek here We also boast an active community focused on purchasing decisions and technical aspects of the iPhone, iPod, iPad, and Mac platforms.
You need to reinstall the NTFS paragon drivers available from the Seagate website. Free Agent Goflex Drive Mac Read Only they sell the same exact model for $60 dollars more and say that one is mac compatible, but this one is not? Information in this article applies to Mac OS 10.5 and newer.
I dont have to ship it back!! Formatting a drive will erase all its contents, so back up the drive first if you've already copied files to it on another computer. Plugged in the Mac to the wall then started. Seagate Freeagent Goflex Mac Not Recognized My issue is a but different as I'm using it as a Time Machine drive and it's formatted OS X Journaled but I opened a case with Seagate and they are
According to their support folks, there is a known mounting problem with Lion. It's been formatted macOS journaled and works for a bit, but eventually it won't be recognized and I have to go through several rounds of restarting, unplugging and plugging back in share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply natbarrett, Aug 25, 2009 natbarrett thread starter macrumors newbie Joined: Aug 24, 2009 #7 wow guys...thanks! http://directxfaq.com/seagate-freeagent/freeagent-go-drivers-mac.php I can no longer access the folder on this drive where all my pictures are located.
If the disk doesn't turn on when you plug it in, you can buy either a powered USB hub or a Y splitter cable to connect the drive to two USB