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And just now the 3rd (replacement) gave up. Jeff Says: January 26, 2008 at 1:07 am | Reply How did you guys open the enclosure without breaking the plastic? Numerous brisk rotational movements around the platter spin axis (powered in the "hum state" as well as unpowered) did nothing to help the drive spin up, which I have sometimes seen I actually use it frequently and have it set up to be used as a backup drive. http://taskflowapp.com/seagate-freeagent/seagate-freeagent-desktop-250gb-not-working.html

I didn't want to brave the best buys/comp usas/etc with holiday shopping in south florida. convective heat dissipation kept the PCB below 30 degrees C. (D) I removed the drive from the upper enclosure and installed it in a spare bay of my Dell workstation. with the buzzing and the beeps, although it sounds more like clicks on mine. B.

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I believe they are iomega drives. if you can get it out of it's casing and thats the tricky part. As far as my own experiences, I've had nothing but good things to say about my FreeAgent Pro.

I have not tried to put it back together yet!!! So, goodbye Seagate. I bought this external hard drive about two mounths ago. Seagate Freeagent External Hard Drive Not Recognized Though may have been in a semi crashed state when I did the first test.

Hank. Seagate Freeagent Go Software Unplug the drive completely, reattach everything and it doesn't show up in Windows at all. The service centre that was taking care of my harddrive says that the disc is to damaged to recover. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/262160-32-seagate-free-agent-detected This is the appropriate time to RMA it back and get it repaired/swapped at their expense.

Now I am getting desperate David Anderson Says: June 21, 2008 at 9:47 am | Reply Seagate FreeAgent? Seagate Manager Windows 10 Sign Up Now! The unit did work with Win 8.1 prior to installing Win 10 all though I did have some problems when I upgraded to 8.1. http://forums.seagate.com/t5/FreeAg...GB-Desktop-USB/m-p/904?view=by_date_ascending http://forums.seagate.com/t5/FreeAgent-Products/Freeagent-Pro-500gb-power-issues/td-p/4457 New Power Supply, check for compatibility: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B0030BMV9O/?tag=tec06d-20 Those older black and orange models had some power issues and there were firmware updates for some drives.

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by a bit i mean no more than a regular hard drive in a desk top, however i have found it more noticeable because the snap-fit plastic case does not provide http://forums.techgage.com/archive/index.php/t-2481.html Best wishes, Tony. Seagate Freeagent Desk Driver I had the FreeAgent 250 USB only enclosure. Seagate Freeagent Desktop My drive did work sporadically, so with a bit of luck you could be able to extract your stuff before sending it in for a replacement.

In fact, I have placed my WD 500, my router and my SB Audigy Video Editor sound box in there and all seem happier. this content I like Geno's way of handling it much better, using stick on heat sinks and a fan. Apr 17, 2012 at 10:34 PM #4 Broman48 New Member Joined: Dec 9, 2009 Messages: 6 (0.00/day) Thanks Received: 2 digibucc said: ↑ it's possible that the drive is fine, but Apr 18, 2012 at 12:18 AM #6 Broman48 New Member Joined: Dec 9, 2009 Messages: 6 (0.00/day) Thanks Received: 2 Thank you very much for the help. Seagate Freeagent Power Supply

But Windows didn't recognize USB divice. All i think i can do is to tell you all out there is that it is possible to get inside of the casing without any damage. What I'm trying to determine is if people are having these problems with the 'plain vanilla' FreeAgent, or the 'Pro' version, or both. weblink Thanks again!

Like this:Like Loading... Seagate Manager Download i did a check disk (until phase 5), it works fine, i did a simultaneous copy from A->B and B->A (assuming B is my Free Agent). The system log shows input/ouput errors and suddenly the drive disappears with the error ‘no media present'.

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Nick169611-06-2007, 03:03 PMMy freeagent drive, that I've had about 3 months craped out on me right after I finely filed it up {500gb}:mad: when i tried to compress it, it also I bought 2 500GB drives, one for work, and one to back up the work. The drive is still under warranty so I do not want to void it. Seagate Freeagent Software This morning, I plugged my drive up to work on a project at work.

I think I'll try tearing the sucker apart like Sean did, I have a tonne of data on there! Cheers M Jason Says: August 11, 2008 at 2:52 am | Reply I lost my power supply!!! i left it just like that, layed it on its side with the bottom facing a holmes blizzard fan set on high. http://taskflowapp.com/seagate-freeagent/seagate-freeagent-go-1tb-not-working.html Suddenly it told me over several failed write errors … I tried to open and save a file on the disk … it opened the file but saving caused the same

Not the circuit bord!! it usually stops after a while, i guess thats the drive going to sleep. DAVID 2.0 Says: July 25, 2008 at 8:35 am | Reply I visited every review video on YouTube and ragged on this garbage creation by Seagate. To replace it on the drive itself?

Disconnected the pair of fine wires in my FreeAgent Pro 1 TB, removed this senseless FreeAgent Software from my Mac with the uninstaller - restarted.