Maxtor OneTouch Settings Update

This software contains a setup program that will update all previous versions of the Maxtor OneTouch Settings application for original Maxtor OneTouch drives. This program will only work on compatible Windows operating systems.

Release Notes

Express_HD_EN_1_1_127.exe is a self-extracting archive/installer containing Retrospect Express HD for use with original Maxtor OneTouch and Maxtor OneTouch II drives. This program will only work on compatible Windows operating systems (it is not for use on Macintosh computers nor on Windows server-based operating systems). This file will install the English language version of the upgrade. This EMC Retrospect Express HD software upgrade is only available to Maxtor OneTouch & Maxtor OneTouch II customers who have original installations of Dantz Retrospect Express HD 1.0 installed on a Windows PC.


  • Step 1

    Power down and disconnect your OneTouch drive(s) from your Windows PC.

  • Step 2

    Download the file Express_HD_EN_1_1_127.exe to your Windows desktop.

  • Step 3

    Once downloaded, double click on the Express_HD_EN_1_1_127.exe file.

  • Step 4

    When prompted, click Unzip to extract the files to your PC.

  • Step 5

    When the software extraction is complete, a window is displayed notifying you that 11 file(s) were unzipped successfully. Click OK to proceed. At this point, EMC Retrospect Express HD 1.1 Update is ready to be installed on your PC.

  • Step 6

    The Welcome screen is displayed. Click Next to continue.

  • Step 7

    The Licence Agreement is displayed. Review this agreement, click on the "I accept the terms of the licence agreement" radio button and click Next to continue.

  • Step 8

    The customer information screen is displayed. In the fields provided, type in your User Name and your Organisation (optional). Click on either the "Anyone who uses the computer" (all users) or "Only for me" radio button and click Next to continue.

  • Step 9

    The Setup Type screen is displayed. Maintain the Recommended setting and click Next to continue.

  • Step 10

    The Ready to Install the Program screen is displayed. Click Install to start the installation process. At this point, a status window displays the software installation progress.

  • Step 11

    When finished, the InstallShield Window Complete screen is displayed. Click Finish to complete the installation.

  • Step 12

    Shut down your PC and connect your OneTouch/OneTouch II drive to your PC. When both power and interface cables are securely attached, turn on the OneTouch/OneTouch II drive.

  • Step 13

    The installation is complete. Turn on your PC.

  • More Information

    Seagate suggests that you install the Maxtor OneTouch Settings Update, if needed, in conjunction with EMC Retrospect 1.1 Update. To determine if you need this update, open My Computer:


    If you see an icon called, Maxtor Locked Drives, then install the OneTouch Settings Update.


    If you do not see an icon called, Maxtor Locked Drives, then the OneTouch Settings Update is not necessary.


    NOTE: Reference Seagate Knowledge Base Article 189361 for detailed installation procedures for the Maxtor OneTouch settings update.


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