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 Aug 26, 2012 7:47 PM Reply Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by jnazario8181, jnazario8181 Oct 14, 2012 8:12 PM in response to LeeNehoc Level 1 (0 points) Oct 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 Please submit your review for Seagate Manager for FreeAgent 1. http://directxfaq.com/seagate-freeagent/freeagent-go-mac-driver.php
Soon I got a message that Time Machine could not back up due to a problem with the GoFlex. Send us an email b. your awesome...im on it right now! Recommendation: If you are inexperienced with updating Seagate device drivers manually, we highly recommend downloading the Seagate FreeAgent Go Driver Utility.
You should see the icon for the Seagate drive in the left-hand side of DU's window. 4. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? 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. How To Format Seagate External Hard Drive For Mac There are many other brands out there that really work.
Not to mention that there are other operating systems out there -- Linux, UNIX, Solaris, etc. Weird, huh? At this point it doesn't matter if it doesn't mount on the desktop. 2. http://www.solvusoft.com/en/update/drivers/external-hard-drive/seagate/freeagent-go/sub-models/ I tried it both with all my connections plugged in and with all connections unplugged (except MagSafe like you said); but thanks for the helpful suggestion.It seems that my mac just
If you intend on using the drive solely with Macintosh computers and do not need to access the drive locally (via USB, etc.) with a Windows computer, I would highly recommend Seagate Freeagent Pro The database based on Word Net is a lexical database for the English Language. This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and is for informational purposes only. No, create an account now.
At a Glance Seagate FreeAgent Go for Mac Macworld Rating Pros Fast, FireWire bus-powered Cons A bit bulky, no eSATA Related: Storage Network Storage iPhone Smartphones You Might Like Shop Tech https://macosx.com/threads/seagate-freeagent-desk-external-drive-on-mac.307522/ share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply connerfrei2, Feb 12, 2012 connerfrei2 macrumors newbie Joined: Feb 12, 2012 #10 No HFS, journaled I tried this Seagate Freeagent Mac Driver You didn't mention if/that it was specifically related to sleep. Seagate Freeagent Go Mac Compatible You should see the icon for the Seagate drive in the left-hand side of DU's window. 4.
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Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads More... The duplicate test results were even more impressive. Show 6 replies Re: Seagate External Hard Drive not mounting on El Capitan Dev Beta Level 8 (5,780 points) Max108 Jul 28, 2015 10:46 AM (in response to mattwyskiel) Try a have a peek here Fishrrman said: ↑ RE: "i don't mind erasing it in disk utility but I wouldn't know how to reformat it for mac.
Ever. Seagate Freeagent External Hard Drive Not Recognized Pros: (10 characters minimum)Count: 0 of 1,000 characters 4. The design and the idea of a swappable base are nice, but it is not compatible with a Mac.
It only took 50 seconds to duplicate a 1GB file with the FireWire 800; 1 minute, 16 sixteen seconds with the FireWire 400; and 1 minute, 31 seconds with the USB I'll try a different usb cable but has that been an issue for anyone else? different cables? http://directxfaq.com/seagate-freeagent/freeagent-go-drivers-mac.php To comment on this article and other Macworld content, visit our Facebook page or our Twitter feed.
Then this happened again, and again. I have never seen a usb/firewire/esata drive that would ever TRY to prevent you from reformatting it. Open the "Volume Scheme" drop-down menu and change the setting from "Current" to "1 Partition."Step 4Click "Options," select "GUID Partition Table" and press "OK."Step 5Change the "Format" setting to "Mac OS Joined: Jan 29, 2007 Messages: 1,355 Likes Received: 4 lbj said: ↑ This stunt alone will insure I never buy a Seagate external.
Let us know a. Select your drive, choose your options (Mac uses HFS format) and hit erase for formatting to begin.