Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Seagate FreeAgent Go compatible with Windows 7? It doesn't come up in My Computer, but it comes up in device manager ( see pic 1) and in disk management (see pic 2) Alarmingly, I can't even... It?s also possible to simply delete the devices registry keys instead of renaming it. Hope this works for others. Source
Wait a minute or two .then plug in USB cord. Advertisement longtime user Thread Starter Joined: Oct 1, 2007 Messages: 2 Free Agent external drive does not show in computer with other drives. They advertise "come get version 3.2!" on their website, but evidently they were just kidding for we Win7 folks..Other than FreeAgent, I have yet to find any other software that WON'T Is your drive showing in Windows Explorer? http://www.seagate.com/support/external-hard-drives/portable-hard-drives/freeagent-go/
Restarting Device Manager, computer etc. At this point the software isn't even an issue. Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. I you keep getting windows wants to install device ..ignore it.
Windows has installed the device. This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thanks again My System Specs OS windows 7 oli View Public Profile Find More Posts by oli 21 Dec 2009 #6 Airbot Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1 21,032 posts Seagate Manager Windows 10 Autoplay is searching and searching and finally abandons.
solved Replacing the hard drive in a Seagate Freeagent Go portable solved Urgent: Seagate FreeAgent Go 500GB cannot be detected solved Should i install windows 7 on Seagate Freeagent Go usb This does work for me with Vista. by sundar.jawahar · 8 years ago In reply to Have a go with this worka ... Driver Microsoft Date: 6/21/2006 Version: 6.0.6000.16386 You might want to download this driver from Microsoft Support.
The software was ... Seagate Freeagent 500gb I tried restarting, but the problem still remains. No problems with it being recognized on two XP PC's and a Vista laptop as a USB drive. If it shows in any of those device manager items....check the properties...and try to update driver...or uninstall.
Save it to a file...and then manually install it finding the file...when it asks for a disk. http://www.techrepublic.com/forums/discussions/unable-to-detect-seagate-freeagent-go-external-drive/ This tool will download and update the correct Seagate FreeAgent Go driver versions automatically, protecting you against installing the wrong FreeAgent Go drivers. Seagate Freeagent Go Software Bingo ianboag, Apr 15, 2008 #10 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. Seagate Freeagent Desktop Driver If if that doesnt work put up your system specs in detail and a screen shot of disk management.
I think that if you do the install, the auto-run is rewritten so it won't ask again if you put the drive on another PC. this contact form Exclude \DosDevice\C: which normally is the system root drive. and then let Windows search for that driver....or find it manually...and install... Loading... Seagate Freeagent Go 320gb
I didn't purchase the software since I had the data recovered thru Linux thru my colleague.Save some $$. 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - That's Great by Jacky Howe · 8 years No, create an account now. 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. have a peek here Rating is available when the video has been rented.
In this case, double click on each remaining registry key values to view its binary data. Seagate Freeagent Go Not Recognized For instance, right clicking on the drive and making it Mark Partion as Active did not work. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 10, 2009 9:31 PM PDT In reply to: Seagate FreeAgent Go + Win 7 We had to go to disk management and start over with new
If not check the device list .for any Free Agent device double click and check driver . Updating other drivers on the computer, rest at ease, it is Windows 7 folks. Go to Control Panel. Seagate Freeagent Windows 10 Please remember to be considerate of other members.
Thanks, it worked. Many solutions that worked for other people did not work for me. The workaround fix relies on the registry tweak below to change the drive letter that has been previously assigned to the mounted USB or FireWire portable mobile flash or hard disk Check This Out Any ideas on what to do about -that-?
At least the one for me. Just click on close. Loading... The confusing thing about this though was when I checked earlier on, the drives were not there.
Please help us maintain a helpfull driver collection.After downloading and installing Seagate Freeagent Go Usb Device, or the driver installation manager, take a few minutes to send us a report:* Only Thanks for all who have posted suggestions. So, it is exclusive to Windows 7. Update does not work?
Seagate Freeagent Go Flex 1 TB Portable Not working Why cant i search the files on my seagate freeagent go flex drive?? by sundar.jawahar · 8 years ago In reply to See if this helps I guess this didn't work since the format was RAW and Windows had a hard time recognizing the If you have inserted and mounted a lot of thumbdrives, USB flask drive, or external hard disks before, you will likely still see a lot of remaining registry values that you The Seagate files/utilities come on the drive, along with an auto-run file that asks to load them the first time the drive is used.
Loading... To -me- Windows is a lot like certain politicians. Add to Want to watch this again later? Now it all works (but I cannot charge the mouse...).Indeed, Silverfast say in the Readme file that WACOM tablets a Logitech webcams can cause such problems.
At first it showed as the I drive but when I... I've attached a screenshot of the two: Screenshot in xp: Thanks in advance My System Specs OS windows 7 oli View Public Profile Find More Posts by oli . 15 Nov Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. Thanks, ===JC Suntower, Oct 4, 2007 #2 longtime user Thread Starter Joined: Oct 1, 2007 Messages: 2 Don't attach Free Agent until you have re-booted...