MSS Quick Start Installation ISO Image for Win/Mac

The MSS+_QS_20297801.iso file is an ISO image containing the Maxtor Quick Start installation software used in conjunction with Maxtor Shared Storage Plus drive for supported Windows and Macintosh Operating Systems.

Release Notes
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Hardware Prerequisite: An internal or external CD-ROM burner is required for burning the ISO image to a blank CD.

 

This ISO image file should solely be used for Maxtor Shared Storage Plus Drive.

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Instructions

  • DOWNLOAD
    Mac Installation
    1. Download the file MSS+_QS_20297801.iso file to your Mac desktop.
    2. Double click on the MSS+_QS_20297801.iso image to open and install the Quick Start program.
  • DOWNLOAD
    Windows Installation
    1. Download the file MSS+_QS_20297801.iso file to your Windows desktop. 
    2. Use a 3rd party program * to burn the MSS+_QS_20297801.iso image to a blank CD.
  • CD Burning Utilities

    *The ISO Image must be burned to a CD using a third-party burning software. The following is a list of popular CD Burning Software packages/basic installation procedures:

     

    Gear - www.gearsoftware.com
    Gear DVD Standard Edition:

    Use the "Open external physical image" feature to burn the .ISO to a CD. Refer to the software's documentation for further instructions.


    Nero - www.nero.com
    Nero Burning ROM:

    Use the "Burn Image" feature to burn the .ISO image to CD. Refer to the software's documentation for further instructions.


    Roxio* - www.roxio.com
    Easy CD Creator:

    Use the "Create CD from Disc Image" feature or "Record to CD" to burn the .ISO image to CD. Refer to the software's documentation for further instructions.


    IMPORTANT! Do not use the "Copy" feature in Windows XP; it is not capable of burning an ISO image to a CD.

     

    NOTE: There is also an unofficial, Windows XP ISO Recorder available. Refer to the following site for download, installation and usage procedures:
    http://isorecorder.alexfeinman.com/isorecorder.htm

     

    NOTE: Seagate does not guarantee or support the use of any of these utilities. The information in this document is solely provided as an informational tool.

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