Log in or Sign up. However it is basically a hard drive in a box with usb gubbins so all the connections inside are standard PC so if the drive does ‘fail’ outside the warranty period it’s worth taking it to a pc knowing friend to make sure it’s not just case failure. Windows 7 bit Professional SP1. Delivery and Returns see our delivery rates and policies thinking of returning an item? Puppy linux is sufficient for your purposes and can run from CD. Excellent piece of kit, arrived quickly and in good order. Overall this is a fantastic piece of kit which I would reccomend to anybody, along with most pieces of technology from Freecom.
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Freecom 400gb External Hard Drive
Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Puppy linux is sufficient for your purposes and can run freecm CD. However it is basically a hard drive in a box with usb gubbins so all the connections inside are standard PC so if the drive does ‘fail’ outside the warranty period it’s worth taking it to a pc knowing friend to make sure it’s not just case failure. It also looks like a mechanical failure but for me it starts almost normally, the disc turns and the light comes on; it shows my files when I freecok it.
Originally Posted by SevSaint I am assuming you have tried the basics of pluging into 2. Asus 400bb BIOS has also been updated. As long as it does not crash and it has not yet I am very pleased. You must log in or sign up to reply here.
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Visit our Help Pages. It pings to show the USB connection made, then Windows flashes an error box lower right corner that it could not recognise. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, freefom it in, give it a second life. I’ve had this drive for a month and it has been faultless, all my family photos and videos are safely backed up on it, and it is almost as quick to retreive as items stored on the computer’s main drive.
Showing of 21 reviews. See all Product description. But only for a while. Greetings, MrWriter, and welcome to MajorGeeks I’ll try detecting the hard drive from Safe mode, as Caliban suggested. It is quite a complicated procedure and requires use of specialised expensive equipment and deep knowledge of hard drive design and data recovery technology. Do you already have an account? I have to 400b 5 stars for the actual hard drive.
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Nothing for now but running different diagnostic softwares. One other thought is to try a small live Linux distro running from CD or USB drive to see if it has better luck accessing your files.
Image Unavailable Image not available for Colour: The fact that you are able to ‘see’ the data leads me to believe that the data may not be corrupt, and that the data may indeed be salvageable I plugged it into my laptop and it said ‘you need ffeecom format the disc before you can use it’ and ‘the volume does not contain a recognised filesystem’ I really don’t wanna format I hope to hear further USB Floppy Disk, 3.
There are two handy bits of software: Rfeecom Posted by SevSaint. And, do you have access to another computer? Share your thoughts with other customers. The storage capacity is phenominal at GB, and it is great to be able to back up various files including music and photos. At Freecom we create storage solutions from a consumer’s perspective, where convenience and quality are key factors. My case failed just out of the warranty period about 1 year then my replacement case failed in about the same time.
Caliban I will try and let you know.