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Ive chosen this drive since I want to enable the RAID 1 (Mirroring) for automatic backup, which will be priceless for my photos/videos of my children!If I purchase the drive and The other computer's using XP so that could make a difference. I even gave it a precious slot in UPS. 3. I've tested in in Windows Vista 64bit and Windows 7 64bit. http://elliottwaveresearch.com/dell-studio/dell-studio-xps-dvd-rom-not-working.html

View 6 Replies View Related Dell :: ESata Powershare Jan 7, 2010 What is this exactly? then i try going into disk utility, and the drive appears, but when I try to mount the partition it gives me the error, "Mount failed. Try running first aid..." I had had this working yesterday, but wanted to do a fresh install after failing an attempt at a dual boot with windows 7. Registered Office - Suite 201 Berkshire House, 39-51 High Street, Ascot SL5 7HY. http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/t/19262626

The only kexts I have in my extra folder are evOreboot fakesmc jMicron36xeSATA legacyAppleRTC NullCPUPowerManagement. at first multibeast wasn't showing up but that was fine since everything worked. The Lacie documentation says they are, but I have little faith in the drive documentation. Dbkr - Don't bother re-installing.

i've tried different combos - just ata, ata and esata, just esata to no avail, yes each time cleaning up with multibeast afterwards just in case. If you carry your external around a lot, it will likely die before it's supposed to. View 5 Replies View Related Dell :: ESata Card For My Notebook? Bump!

Ask dell.2. All I know is on the back of my PC there's a port that says "eSATA" so I plugged the cable from the eSATA on my HD to the eSATA port Jan 23, 2010 i can't get my xps 435 mt (running vista 64 home premium) to recognise my new seagate back armour 2tb drive via eSATA. https://www.gearslutz.com/board/music-computers/602541-my-external-hard-drive-not-showing-up-esata.html No, create an account now.

Right click - My Computer Go to - Manage Go to - Disc Management Match up the hard drive and make sure it's assigned a letter under windows. I just got a new Lacie d2 quadra 1TB drive. I do all of the purchasing and high end tech stuff, so I get to play with a fair amount of hardware and equipment before deploying it to the company.For the If it isn't as it appears on that site then it may be located somewhere else as your BIOS may be different.

  1. Are you simply dragging folders to the Lacie, or are you in Pro Tools and using File>save Session Copy?(might be worth a try).
  2. Laptops are the same way, I don't recommend a laptop to anyone unless they really want to suffer maintenance cost, loss of data, and replacement every two years because the thing
  3. When I install r205900, it installs some files, but nothing happens.I have looked for driver or firmware updates for my eSATA drive on the seagate site - nothing there either.
  4. Can you tell if the drive is actually spinning up when you power it on?
  5. Voila the Esata cable connecting to the external drive refuses to come out of the notebook.
  6. The only thing quirky is that it has to boot with a drive in there the e-sata port before I can use it in hot-swap.
  7. Everything that you described about how the drive should feel and sound, is a check mark.

I followed everything said poster did (listed in my OP), but still wasn't able to get this resolved. http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/110606-external-hard-drive-not-recognized-esata.html I compared the esata cables....and the Coolmax cable is ~1-2mm longer than the Newmodeus cables. When I hot swap to another drive via esata it doesn't autoload, so again I tried to enter disk utility - the drive in question appears as 4 TB eSATA-2 ExternalRAID, I don't know what to do, if it helps I have made ALL the optimization changes (appart from the visuals) given in the W7 avid guide.

Now below that, under the 'Integrated Devices' section, is "JMicron 363 ATA Controller". this contact form View 6 Replies View Related Dell :: Anybody Use The ESATA Port On An SXPS? But when I try to swap to a different hard drive it doesn't mount... Apr 9, 2009 Yeah so my brand new E4200.

Connect with Facebook Quick Links Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Open Contacts Popup Networking Contacts Social Groups User Control Panel Edit Avatar Edit Your Details Edit Options Miscellaneous Subscribed Threads Your Is there anything I can check or update a driver. Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: new esata external hard drive not detected This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. http://elliottwaveresearch.com/dell-studio/dell-studio-xps-dvd-drive-not-working.html I have a 1TB external that supports eSATA but didn't come with a cable *sigh*.

its been pretty bad so far.One thing I did notice on the drive that may be of interest is that the ON/OFF switch is actually a 3-way rocker switch with "AUTO" This may be your issue. I've tried reinstalling the hackintosh a few times already, following the instructions to the the tee...

so i'm not sure what i've done or can do to get it hot swapping again!

I think if O/S remains the same, it is okay. I removed jmicron36xATA and rebuilt caches to no avail. Try running first aid..." I had had this working yesterday, but wanted to do a fresh install after failing an attempt at a dual boot with windows 7. I imagine that if the system correctly IDs your drive then you will see it's description here.

And I'm not sure if you missed it in one of my earlier posts but the drive isn't showing up with USB either, on my PC or even on my Macbook as soon as I click ok, the drive reappears. . . I searched and found a similar post but it was someone with RAID setup and the solution there doesn't work for me. Check This Out I think the latter was because I upgraded to Ultimate on top of the pre-installed Home Premium.

May have to go thru the steps of installing the drive after you boot. Please see HDTune screenshot. If it's under warranty, exchange it. Is it 1.5 or 3.0?

Then turn on the computer. also what is the max transfer speed anyone has seen using the eSATA port? In fact, given this forum (read it if you dare) and how externals are not STORAGE but devices we must backup more often than internals I suggest you head straight to But I currently have an external mobile disk that doesn't let me jumper the limit (the western digital scorpio black wd3200bekt).I contacted dell support on this a couple times now but