i just got this computer last week and i cant seem to open the drive. Damn. #12 unconventional, Jun 12, 2009 Last edited: Jun 12, 2009 Satcomer uix_expand uix_collapse In Geostationary Orbit Joined: Jul 16, 2002 Messages: 9,453 Likes Received: 24 FredP101 said: ↑ What Joined: Jan 29, 2007 Messages: 1,355 Likes Received: 4 lbj said: ↑ This stunt alone will insure I never buy a Seagate external. Thanks share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply (You must log in or sign up to post here.) Show Ignored Content Share This Page Source
share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply Fishrrman, Aug 25, 2009 Fishrrman macrumors G3 Joined: Feb 20, 2009 #5 RE: "i don't mind erasing it different cables? Solvusoft's close relationship with Microsoft as a Gold Certified Partner enables us to provide best-in-class software solutions that are optimized for performance on Windows operating systems. they sell the same exact model for $60 dollars more and say that one is mac compatible, but this one is not? here
im having the same problem and i tried what you said and it is not visable under diskmanager. thanks for quick reply share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply angelwatt, Aug 25, 2009 angelwatt Moderator emeritus Joined: Aug 16, 2005 Location: USA You should see the icon for the Seagate drive in the left-hand side of DU's window. 4. Seagate Freeagent Go Mac Compatible Also try to repair with DiskWarrior? #17 gd6778, Jul 1, 2009 westAD uix_expand uix_collapse Registered Joined: Jul 1, 2009 Messages: 4 Likes Received: 0 I used disk warrior to rebuild
I hate to ask but could you point me in the direction of any tutorials you might know. Seagate Freeagent Mac Driver You can do this via "Disk Utility", located in Applications > Utilities. #2 ElDiabloConCaca, Apr 21, 2009 pius222 uix_expand uix_collapse Registered Joined: May 25, 2009 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0 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://www.seagate.com/in/en/support/external-hard-drives/portable-hard-drives/freeagent-go/ Get the answer Ask a new question Read More Hard Drives Drivers Computer Seagate Storage Related Resources solved Driver for seagate freeagent go downloads Driver for seagate freeagent go downloads Driver
That if I wanted a mac compatible drive to get the desk drive MAC version. ($$ChaChing$$) Seagate was trying to impose a Mac-Tax. #11 FredP101, Jun 9, 2009 Satcomer and Seagate Freeagent Software macosx.com Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Media Media Quick Links Search Media New Media Members Members Quick Links Notable Members Current Visitors Recent Activity New Profile Posts No, create an account now. Ever.
I am not very good with computers so this is all new stuff to me." It's much easier than you might think: 1. http://directxfaq.com/seagate-freeagent/freeagent-go-usb-driver-download.php Come on.... #7 FredP101, Jun 2, 2009 gd6778 uix_expand uix_collapse Registered Joined: May 25, 2005 Messages: 5 Likes Received: 0 This did not work for me. Maybe it's defective. Advertise on MacRumors Our Staff Arnold Kim Editorial Director Email • Twitter Eric Slivka Editor in Chief Email • Twitter Juli Clover Editor Email • Twitter Joe Rossignol Editor Email • Seagate Freeagent Go Mac Not Recognized
Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads More... At this point, you can also partition the drive if you want, but that is not necessary if you only want a single volume/partition. 7. this may or may not error out, but it erases whatever partition manager they are using to prevent this drive from being used on the mac. http://directxfaq.com/seagate-freeagent/freeagent-drivers-download.php Win 7 FreeAgent Driver Downloads i have a seagate freeagent go and it is making a beeping noise Seagate FreeAgent Go 120 GB USB External drive.
You can Erase it using Disk Utility, and format it as Mac OS Extended (Journaled). Seagate Freeagent Desktop If it's ONLY a sleep issue, then include that in your search for help! They have never failed me once and they are cheap.
It will allow me to erase using 'zero-out data' option. It will be slow on the Mac, but it will work. I have a Windows box I can stick it on if I have too but I would prefer the Mac. Seagate Manager Download Useful Searches Recent Posts Options Please select a forum to jump to News and Article Discussion MacRumors.com News Discussion Mac Blog Discussion
This drive prevented me from reformatting it, and when I searched seagates forums i found many posts saying it was not mac compatible. Theme designed by Audentio Design. IS there a new driver available? Check This Out Alerts Alert Preferences Show All...
Or, you can install NTFS-3G and use it on both Mac and PC. both mac os journaled tell it to apply. I like Seagate, but this is BS!!! Is that the only time?
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perhaps i left out a step when i was frantically trying to erase the drive. #9 FredP101, Jun 9, 2009 gd6778 uix_expand uix_collapse Registered Joined: May 25, 2005 Messages: 5 Click on the the icon for the Seagate to selet it, then click "erase" to the right. 5.