United States Copyright © Apple Inc. It's also possible the Lacie is having power supply problems. A couple of things. He recommended putting the same brand of hard drive in the enclosure, but I'm not 100% sure that's necessary. this contact form
but if I eject it in Disk Utility, is that the same as ejecting it in Terminal? [ Reply to This | # ] One possible fix for a non-visible external If spotlight isn't indexing then use the disk utility to repair the drive. This site is not responsible for what they say. Jan 29, 2008 7:34 PM Reply Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by R C-R, R C-R Jan 30, 2008 3:49 AM in response to mrmugno Level 6 (17,761
would take the computer on the go and plug back in to LaCie when home with everything running fine...until 2 days ago.LaCie now spins constantly, clicking every 2 seconds. Wait about 4-8 hours depending on what you have going on (go to the movies or go to sleep) and come back and your lacie drive will be mounted. (THIS IS Apr 28, 2008 9:22 AM Reply Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by ddanck, ddanck May 10, 2008 9:36 PM in response to lacie problem solved Level 1 (0 Plug the power in. 7.
I tried this for 30 minutes, and still nothing. Lacie External Hard Drives There I was introduced to the Apple Hardware Test - a program resident on by original installation disk, found by booting from the disk with the OPTION key held down. The Lacie Hard drive is SUPER un responsive. OF should respond with 'ok' and another command prompt.
Phones Pick of the Week Press Rel Printers Reviews Scanners Site News Storage Devices System System 10.4 System 10.5 System 10.6 System 10.7 System 10.8 System 10.9 UNIX Web Browsers Lacie Support Phone Number It's an obscure troubleshooting procedure for flaky Firewire devices. One possible fix for a non-visible external hard drive Authored by: notorious on Jan 19, '07 08:21:04AM Are you using a LaCie d2 drive? Mar 19, 2008 7:25 AM Reply Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by druske, druske Apr 28, 2008 9:22 AM in response to lacie problem solved Level 1 (0
Try my approach if you lose your drive. you can try this out To download, select the Model Name/Number of your device, then click the Download button. Lacie Hard Drive Support Sometimes just leaving it off for a long period of time helps. Lacie Setup Assistant Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site.
This will have the name you have given the backup volume indented below it. (Take care to select the drive above & not the named volume below.) Read the partition scheme weblink Authored by: johnsawyercjs on Jun 30, '07 10:06:01PM I wouldn't say "it WILL work" after freezing--I'd say "it MIGHT work." [ Reply to This | # ] One possible fix for Turns out, when I put the drive on the other drive's power supply it worked fine. A second test indicated the same DIMM as faulty. Lacie N2870
What's New:Hints1 new Hints in the last 24 hoursComments last 2 daysNo new comments Links last 2 weeksNo recent new links What's New in the Forums? We employ a team of techs from around the world who add hundreds of new drivers to our archive every day. Now, the desktop did have problems (the menubar icons were missing from the top right corner of the screen, and everything was running strangely), but once I had unmounted the drive http://vinaprosoft.com/hard-drive/lacie-usb-2-driver.php I doubt this is hardware problem because I have not moved the HD once and it is well aerated.
MB Pro - 2.4 GHz, Mac OS X (10.5.1) Posted on Jan 29, 2008 7:24 PM Reply I have this question too Q: LaCie 500G d2 Quadra constant spinning/clicking, SLUGGISH! Lacie Desktop Manager The problem was that I was using Apple's Backup, which may be fine as an archive application but miserable as a backup app because over the course of time, it chews Discussion Thread Date LaCie 120GB USB2 (Windows 7) [USB] 1 reply Jul 24, 2011 LaCie 52x LaCie d2 CDRW USB2.0 (Windows 98SE) [USB] 5 replies Jan 10, 2008 LaCie External HD
I used mine for video editing in Final cut Pro, and Audio in Pro Tools, among other things like saving photos and software, etc... I decided to switch BU software, and my efforts there were coincident with my RAM failure, coincident enough that I initially thought that the software was at fault. something "high tech".Sorry, bit of a moron to this part of tech. Lacie Setup Assistant Download The external drive is in an Ultra case.
Since I had thought the optical drive in my G5 tower had failed, I used a MacBook in target mode as my DVD drive for access to the Apple Hardware Test To check for the latter problem, run Disk Utility's "Repair Disk" procedure on the backup drive or volume. (It makes no difference which one you choose from the list for this Hide Question Helpful answers All replies by Thomas Bryant, Thomas Bryant Jan 29, 2008 7:30 PM in response to mrmugno Level 6 (13,865 points) Jan 29, 2008 7:30 PM in response his comment is here reset-all only accepts the change you've made and restarts. (kind of like a save-and-quit option) To reset the NV-RAM, type reset-nvram (with the hyphen) and press return.
It will work for more than just drives, scanners and whatnot will benefit as well. [ Reply to This | # ] One possible fix for a non-visible external hard drive I'm not sure I see the point of keeping a hard drive that can lose data on a whim... Anti-malware/virus software... I thought it was hosed.
Visit other IDG sites: Select One CIO Computerworld IDG Connect CSO DEMO GamePro Games.net InfoWorld ITworld JavaWorld LinuxWorld Macworld MacUser Network World PC World The Industry Standard IDG Knowledge Hub IDG This discussion is locked mrmugno Level 1 (0 points) Q: LaCie 500G d2 Quadra constant spinning/clicking, SLUGGISH! Although TechTool Deluxe had reported that my hardware was OK, the detailed Apple test identified a failed DIMM. According to LaCie, your d2 Quadra should be pre-formatted appropriately, but it is possible it is not.To find out what partition scheme it uses, launch Disk Utility & select the drive
I'll bet some of you are asking why I'd not backed up. This one saved my data few times. [ Reply to This | # ] Freeze your drives! all.zip635.7KB229 Free Download >> LaCie Update Tool v1.2 for Mac OS X Driver n/aLaCieUpdateTool.dmg2.4MB125 Free Download >> LaCie d2 Quadra Hard Drive Driver LaCieUpdateTool_2.0.1.dmg12.6MB179 Free Download >> LaCie Hard Disk DriverDesign ver.zip2.7MB185,198 Free Download >> LaCie d2 Quadra Hard Disk Driver n/aDeviceUpdater_... 1_0.zip3.2MB866 Free Download >> LaCie USB 2 Driver Driver LaCie_USB_Driv...
I had to do this the very 1st time to get it to mount. [ Reply to This | # ] One possible fix for a non-visible external hard drive Authored And I've done all the reset stuff, sometimes it works. 20" iMac G5 2GHz OS-X 10.4.8 --- John [ Reply to This | # ] One possible fix for a non-visible the same things you do, Plus I ran Final Cut Pro, Pro Tools, Logic Pro, and a S**T load of other programs on this drive and what confused or "Corrupted" my