Seagate 1TB Backup Plus USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive for Mac100 results found

Q: how do I back up my MacBook Air to my new seagate external hard drive

how do I back up my MacBook Air to my new seagate external hard drive

Q: 1T external hard drives require 3.0 USB. How can I plug one into the 2.0 USB ports that are on my 2012 late model 21" Mac?

1T external hard drives require 3.0 USB . How can I plug one into the 2.0 USB ports that are on my 2012 late model 21" Mac ?

Q: Can I set Time Machine to backup both my hard drive and an external hard drive?

Hi. I've been working with a lot of family video lately and my internal hard drive has filled up significantly. iMovie doesn't seem to have a good archiving facility like Adobe InDesign which I use at work were all the relevant files are gathered together into one folder. Apple advised me to relocate my movie files to an external hard drive and herein lies my query.   Is there a way for me to set Time Machine to backup both my iMac's internal drive and the external hard drive that would contain

Bluetooth: Unreliable wireless performance may occur when USB 3.0 external devices are close

Try moving external USB 3.0 devices further away from the computer, and away from your external Bluetooth devices. For example, if you think an external USB 3.0 hard drive may be causing an issue, try relocating the device away from your Mac or move it to another side of your Mac .   Make sure all USB  cables are connected correctly. Better shielded USB 3.0 cables may also be helpful.

Q: unable to partition external hard drive in disk utility

on El Capitan disk utility does not allow partitioning of a new external hard drive . When will this be fixed?  Is there a work around. With I TB seagate disk, and I cannot partition?  That is not helpful. Marilyn Mini mac   late 2014  2.6 Ghz Intel core i 5 Memory 8GB El Capitan 

Q: Can't access SeaGate hard drive on MacBook Pro?

I have recently updated my MacBook Pro to the most recent update - macOS Sierra version 10.12.5. Ever since I updated my computer, I haven't been able to view the files on my hard drive . When I go into Disk utility, It comes up in the sidebar but it is in light gray as though it is un accessible.   I have tried ejecting and plugging it back in plenty of times, I have also tried a different cord. I have restarted my computer as well as shutting it down and turning it back on 30 minutes later

Q: Erasing hard drive - Disk utilities

I am trying to sell my MacBook Pro.  I have followed all the steps necessary to prepare the device to sell, except wipe the hard drive clean.  I would like to do a secure wipe to ensure none of my information is accessible.  However, while in Disk Utilities, after I click on the disk I would like to erase, then the Erase tab, the necessary buttons/tabs for security options aren't illuminated.  I'm not able to actually click on anything under the erase tab.  Please help, I have a buyer ready!

Q: Iphone backups don't show up in device preferences after moving to external hard drive

A few weeks ago I moved my iPhone back up location to my external hard drive using this tutorial http://osxdaily.com/2016/03/04/ backup -iphone-to- external - hard - drive - mac /   I can't remember, but I THINK at the time I was able to back it up after doing that.   Now I tried to back it up and I got this error: "iTunes could not back up the iPhone because the backup was corrupt or not compatible with the iPhone."   When I look at my backups in Devices Preferences there's nothing there:     What's

Q: When you save your files to an external hard drive or a backup drive do they remain encrypted?  And if you change your password do they require your previous password to be unlocked?

When you encrypt your files and save them to an external hard drive or a backup drive, then change your FileVault password, are those files only openable using the original password?

Q: Change iPhone backup to external hard drive?

How do i change the back up location for my iTunes/iPhone back up from my internal drive to an attached external hard drive .?  My internal drive does not have enough space.  Thank you!

iTunes for Mac: Use iPod as an external hard drive

Use iPod as an external hard drive If you have space available on your iPod, you can store any kind of file (such as a text document or picture) on it. You can, for example, use your iPod to copy a file from one computer to another. You can also see the files stored on an iPod on your desktop. Note: These instructions are for iPod classic, iPod nano, and iPod shuffle only. Store or view files Connect your device to your computer. Click the Device button, then click Summary (or Settings

AirPort Utility: Share a USB hard disk on your network

Time Capsule or AirPort Extreme: You can connect several hard disks to the hub. Note: AirPort Utility doesn’t support formatting disks . Format the hard disk using your computer. On a Mac , format the hard disk using macOS Extended format (also called HFS+). On a Windows computer, use FAT32. Plug the hard disk in to the base station’s USB port . Open AirPort Utility, located in the Utilities folder in the Applications folder. In the graphical overview, select the base station you want to configure

iMovie '11: Copy or move video from your Event Library to an external hard disk

Copy or move video from your Event Library to an external hard disk To save space on your computer’s hard disk , you can move video in your Event Library to an external hard disk connected to your computer. You can also copy Events to an external hard disk . You might do this, for example, to create a duplicate copy of your entire video library or to copy an Event to a friend’s hard disk . Note:   To use an external hard disk with iMovie, it must be formatted as Mac OS Extended (Journaled

iTunes for Windows: Use iPod as an external hard drive

Use iPod as an external hard drive If you have space available on your iPod, you can store any kind of file (such as a text document or picture) on it. You can, for example, use your iPod to copy a file from one computer to another. You can also see the files stored on an iPod on your desktop. Note: These instructions are for iPod classic, iPod nano, and iPod shuffle only. Store or view files Connect your device to your computer. Click the Device button, then click Summary (or Settings

Windows 8: "Uninstall the USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller Driver" alert when upgrading from Windows 7

Important: You should not click Uninstall. If this driver is uninstalled, all external keyboards, mice, and trackpads connected to a USB 3 port become inoperative in Windows 8. For OS X Mountain Lion v10.8.3 or later Click the Back button. Cancel the upgrade. Open Boot Camp Assistant in the Utilities folder (in the Finder, choose Go > Utilities). Use Boot Camp Assistant to download the latest Windows Support Software from Apple. &NewLine

Q: How do I connect a USB 3.0 to the USB 2.0 on this iMac mid-2011?  Is there an adapter?

How about an external hard drive ?  Such as: Seagate Backup Plus Slim 1TB Portable External Hard Drive for Mac USB 3.0 (STDS1000100)

iMovie '11: Copy or move a project to an external hard disk

as Mac OS Extended (Journaled). iMovie doesn’t support network-attached storage or external flash memory drives. In the Project Library, click to select the project you want to copy or move, and then do one of the following: To copy the project, drag it to the icon of the hard disk (in the Project Library) to which you want to copy it, and then choose “Copy project” or “Copy project and Events.” If you choose “Copy project,” none of the project’s video and other media

Q: How Can I Restore my MAC from an External Hard drive

I brought in my Mac for Repaires because of a hard drive issue and I backed up my info onto an extranet hard drive at the Apple Store. I just got my Mac back but I don't know how to restore my old files. Can anyone help? Thanks 

Q: Format external hard drive compatibility Sierra and Yosemite

Hi. I wish to use a Seagate Backup Plus portable drive to, first, backup files from a Macbook Air running 10.10.5 Yosemite, then move some of those files and backup a Macbook Pro on 10.12.4 Sierra. I think I understand how to reformat the drive using Disk Utility. However, does it matter if I reformat it using the Pro/Sierra or the Air/Yosemite if I wish to use it on both? Thank in advance for any advice.

Q: whats the best way to hook up a USB 3 hard drive thats say 50 feet away in a safe?

whats the best way to hook up a USB 3 hard drive thats say 50 feet away in a safe? Active USB cables? USB over Ethernet?

Q: Moving iPhoto library from one external hard drive to another on Mac

Hi   Please can someone give me step-by-step instructions for moving my iPhoto library that I have on an external hard drive to another (larger memory) one, both of which are connected to my iMac.   Have had a basic "google" but want to make sure I get it right.   (There are some movie clips (shot on my iPhone) that I want to make sure transfer across as well as [art of this. I read a few replies that said "format the new hard drive " but there is already stuff on there so I assume I can't

Q: Fotos to External Hard Drive

How do I move my fotos to an external hard drive (i.e. a USB drive) as a folder, so they can be used  by a Windows Computer or stored onto DVDs?

Q: Back up Photos library that exists on external hard drive

I currently store my Photos Library on an external hard drive and want to create a backup of that library. I currently use a different external hard drive for Time Machine backups and thought I was backing up the library onto that hard drive but I don't see it there. What is the best way to create a backup of the Photos external hard drive ? Open to any and all suggestions for Photos storage and management of backups . Thanks!

Q: how do i download my I tunes from my external hard drive to my new MacBook Air

I downloaded my I tunes from my Dell desktop(windows xp) computer to an external hard drive   How do I get my I tunes from my external Hard drive to my new MacBook Air?   I am concerned that my I tunes downloaded to my external hard drive is an old version of iTunes.

Q: Time Machine external hard drive stolen

I recently had my external hard drive stolen. I am concerned because I had a time machine back up for my entire computer with all of my data saved onto the hard drive . Does the person have access to that data? Or do they need my Apple username and password to restore the time machine data on another mac ?   Thank you.

Q: External Hard Drives

I have two Western Digital External Hard Drives wired to my iMac 27". I am getting an error message that the Hard Drive was disconnected improperly or words to that effect. I've tried using the Disk Utility to verify the disk and its permissions, although it's now called "First Aid." No data is lost and they float in and out of my display at random.   Any Suggestions? Thanks. jn

Q: how to move a contact list to external hard drive

How can I move a contact list to external hard drive ? I can not migrate bewtween computers so I want to down load then transfer to the new imac. Will this alswo work for favorites list? thank you

Q: formatting an external hard drive

Hi Please can you advise me how to format a new WD elements hard drive to use with my macbook air.

Q: Creating new project ON external hard drive

How do I create a new project in iMovie on an external hard drive ?

Q: External hard drive won't mount

Hello everyone.   Suddenly, my external hard drive stopped mounting. I have a Buffalo HD-PCFU3. I can still hear it running, but my Mac won't mount it/it won't show up under "Devices," and I can't access any files. I tried using Disc Utility (it shows up, but is greyed out) to repair it with First Aid, which didn't work. I also used Paragon NTF for Mac 15 to mount, and nothing happened and the light next to the name of the device in the program remained off. When I tried to verify, I got

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