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How to use an external drive without any special software

Many, even most, Seagate and Maxtor-brand external drives are sold with bundled backup and management software. However, in some cases it is not possible to use such software.

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Where can I acquire the most popular downloads for my hard drive?

Find out where to acquire the most popular downloads for your hard drive.

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Seagate and Maxtor Compatibility Chart for Windows Vista

This article lists which Seagate and Maxtor-brand drives are compatible with Windows Vista, as well as the compatibility of software bundled with those drives.

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Will my drive work with Windows 7?

This article lists which Seagate and Maxtor-brand drives are compatible with Windows 7, as well as the compatibility of software bundled with those drives.

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What kind of cable does my external drive use?

This article discusses the connections available on every kind of Seagate and Maxtor-brand external hard drive, the environment in which it is best to use each one, and provides connection instructions.

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Cabling Overview

Learn about the types of cables used with Seagate's drives.

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