You can leave this thing on all the time and it does not get too hot and when it is on it is really quiet. Good grief, have I really had this 10 years? There was a problem completing your request. See all Product description. Have found the hard drive to be very convenient in size and easy to use. Freecom offers you the perfect storage upgrade for your computer – the new Freecom Hard Drive, a no-nonsense external hard drive in a stylish new design. I dragged a folder containing about 80 gig of files onto the drive the day I got it, and it took maybe minutes or so, which for that much data is very acceptable.
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Sometimes linux will read files where Windows won’t. I’ll try detecting the hard drive from Safe mode, as Caliban suggested. It’s worked perfect for two years consistantly having lots of date put on and taken off. Please try again later. I’ve contacted Freecome who got back to me with a bit of a desapointing but probably expected answer: Image Unavailable Image not available for Colour: 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.
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CalibanFeb 7, However, when I tried to save my changes, the spreadsheet file could not be found i. I dragged a fteecom containing about 80 gig of files onto the drive the day I got it, and it took maybe minutes or so, which for that much data is very acceptable.
Whilst the hard drive freevom be left off whenever you put your computer on, when in use it is advisable not to turn off the device with the computer running because the syncronised files end up being ‘orphan’ files as a result.
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See all 21 reviews. See all Product description. I am running Windows XP and the Freecom unit has always worked fine until now.
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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. Your name or email address: Apart from this I feel it is a secure way to back up my computer. I’m not very PC-literate so I don’t know the benefits of different formating systems, but I have had no issues at all – my average project file is under 2 gig. There are two handy bits of software: The Freecom Hard Drive is pre-formatted so you’re ready to use your drive seconds after connecting it to your computer.
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I never thought it could suddenly fail. Try unplugging the drive from the computer and plugging it back in so it can be redetected.
Get to Know Us. Easy step by step pictorial instructions makes setting up a breeze and the drive was recognised by Windows XP straight away. Freexom though it gets left on for ages it doesn’t get hot, it does get quite noticably warm, but never hot. Have found the hard drive to be very convenient in size and easy to use. The gb blue light is pretty cool too.