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We are not that old johnny. I tried plugging it in to my laptop recently and my laptop is not recognizing it all of a sudden. Terms and Conditions | Privacy Policy × Benzinga Benzinga Pro Marketfy Financial Data & APIs Fintech Awards Premarket Prep Membership is FreeWhat are you waiting for? But now with their new drives they go to sleep, have the software you can't remove off the hard drive, and for me when I tried to install the software it Source

Nope. WDs are really good drives but I'm slowly moving to goflex for all my needs. Another reason Johnny missed: 5. djpuma_gemini 6:39 AM - 29 July, 2010 shrink wrap it. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/western-digital-got-me-down.648553/

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sixxx 8:31 PM - 9 August, 2010 Quote: ^ Don't you have to do that every time you add songs in iTunes? sixxx 3:58 PM - 8 August, 2010 Benefits of using externals that cannot be replaced by internals. 1. 2tb and higher.... We hope you'll join the conversation by posting to an open topic or starting a new one.To review the TripAdvisor Forums Posting Guidelines, please follow this link: http://www.tripadvisor.com/pages/forums_posting_guidelines.htmlWe remove posts that Re: Western Digital Media player Mar 18, 2014, 12:41 PM It's a media hub - think of it like a box that organises incoming media for your tv.

Any plastic-enclosed hard drive with no/poor ventilation is just asking for trouble...under heavy use, the drive will heat up and there'll be no place for the heat to go. Never really had a prob with WD drives, I have a 320gb that I'm using right now for about 2 years. I wish WD would start making limitless capacity drives. www.seagate.com I was looking at one of those yesterday at Frys.

This is assuming that the problem lies within Windows, which is highly unlikely. Then, when the weekend comes: 1. No hiccups. Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/648553 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account?

I loaded a song into deck and started to play it. https://books.google.com/books?id=0DsEAAAAMBAJ&pg=PA118&lpg=PA118&dq=Western+Digital+got+me+down+:(&source=bl&ots=IX1di4V3OV&sig=SDJtp2NmP7reoXHizNrJ95Ai9dg&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwi4t-2N-e3RAhVj6IMKHbM8DC8Q6AEINzAE Post Comment Comment Posted Post Another Comment 10%OFFCodeSaveShow Coupon CodeLast used 1 day ago10% Off WD BlackĀ² Dual DrivesSubmitted byURBeautifulDetails:Save 10% on WD BlackĀ² Dual Drives (SSD + HDD)14% Success 14% Quote: Must be a pc MAC thing. For example, the FireWire host interface supports memory-mapped devices, allowing high-level protocols to run without loading the host CPU with interrupts and buffer-copy operations Free Man 12:59 PM - 5 August,

WD makes the best hard drives in the business. this contact form I check read iTunes Library. 6. Oh, and the external I made out of the original drive from my MBP. Firewire is faster than USB 2.0.

a DJ 2:58 AM - 5 September, 2010 Quote: Quote: Try the western digital 2.5 Studio, I can run usb/firewire 400/ firewire 800 and all work fine (mac) Yes, I saw If you are really going to crack open the case on your Mybook as a last resort, do this first. sixxx 9:34 PM - 8 August, 2010 Swype DJ Art Pumpin Payne 9:59 PM - 8 August, 2010 Quote: Swype iPhone FTW! - just kidding - that explains it - I have a peek here Yes No Sending Feedback...

Obviously I would never let my hard drive get so full where I need to delete 700MB, but it's just annoying that they do this. Enter won't work :( I found out there was an app for a WD remote and got that but it won't pick up my player. So, I decided to return it and go for a Firewire solution due to the speed advantages.

slimmjimm 2:36 AM - 4 September, 2010 Quote: Quote: i'm having a hard time finding many external drives with firewire other than the studio WD drives.

Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Hardware > Computer problem? and i dont like maxtor or other brands. I find that the most useful way to use a Monte Carlo is to see how the inputs affect the output distribution, so I encourage you to play with the inputs Plus, I used to use iTunes with SSL (iTunes checked) but I forgot after what version it started to load real slow.

And the no-residual-earnings growth is valued around $55. It's my go to forum for all kinds of stuff tech related. Alas I have not, so “WesternDigital” has been haunting me since I got here. http://internetpasswordpro.com/western-digital/western-digital-overlay.html Well the first problem is that it takes up hard drive space and you can never get rid of it, even if you never install it.

Valid Only in USA1% Success 1% Success Add a Comment Include nearby city with my comment to help other users. Improve PC performance When your internal hard drive is almost full your PC slows down. Most Live distros come with the software needed to read most filesystems (FAT, FAT32 NTFS, ext3, etc). Well with these new drives, setting the Windows setting to "Never let hard drives go to sleep" doesn't do anything.

On another note... Friend had a G-Drive died after one drop. every day actually. Was this review helpful to you?

I trash the data file from SSL. 2. Jay Swag 8:56 PM - 2 September, 2010 Yesterday I went out and purchased the My Passport Essential SE 1TB 2.5" Portable Hard Drive USB 2.0. HomeBest of Benzinga Careers About Contact Us Partners Benzinga Fintech Awards NewsEarnings Guidance Dividends M&A Buybacks Legal Interviews Management Retail Sales Offerings IPOs Insider Trades Biotech/FDA MarketsPre-Market After Hours Movers Forex I'm think i'll probably just end up replacing the drive.

No hiccups. you should have got the western digital stuidio edition...it has a firewire 400 800 and usb 2.0 connections Joshua Carl 9:21 PM - 2 September, 2010 Quote: Quote: you should have Email: Email available!Email taken! So I got a Seagate, which has the same "feature" but their software was easy to install, switch the setting, then install and completely delete.

so WD still my main drive. I bought one purely so my Sony TV will play movies from my external hard drive but I think it's capable of much more that just being a file converter. DJMark 2:07 AM - 24 August, 2010 I personally have had great luck with Western Digital's actual drives (the bare drives meant for installation in a computer or empty external drive I use iTunes to organize my music but I only load iTunes in scratchlive then deselect it once everything is loaded.

and has anyone heard about Iomega hd's? Don't get me wrong, I think externals are a great BACKUP OPTION, but IMO, internals are the best way to go. I copied all of my music onto the drive and loaded up ITCH.