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New Drive 1TB size

by K9er / July 27, 2009 8:08 AM PDT

Hello,
I just purchased and installed a new PureDrive Model 761. 1 TB in size
It does not show up on the My Computer section where my other drives are. I get no indication that it's working except a box on the toolbar that says it may work faster if connected to a different USB port. I did that but no difference etc. Suggestions please. I use XP.

Thanks,

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(NT) Activate it in Computer Management.
by Coryphaeus / July 27, 2009 11:30 AM PDT
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! TB in size
by K9er / July 27, 2009 2:33 PM PDT

What is computer management? I'm not all that techie.

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Here's a link to pictures of the management tool we use.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 27, 2009 11:02 PM PDT
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1 TB Drive
by K9er / July 28, 2009 2:33 PM PDT

Hi R,
First, thank you. I did as you suggested but it was not listed. I went back to MY Computer a few minutes later and it was there? BUT I noticed that my computer freezes now if the new drive is turned on, nothing seems to work unless I turn it off! What's up with that?
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Could be an AUTORUN FILE on that drive.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 28, 2009 11:13 PM PDT
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