Download the mbp_drive-icons_2_5.zip file to the Windows Desktop.
Maxtor Basics Portable – Windows Autorun Icons
The following procedure provides the steps necessary to return install the Windows Autorun icons to a Maxtor Basics Portable drive in the event that the drive has been reformatted.
Extract the mbp_drive-icons_2_5.zip file. You will see two files:
Select the Autorun and Maxtor_Portable icon files and copy them to the root of the Maxtor Basics Desktop drive.
See Document ID: 206419 for information on how to do that.
Safely disconnect the Maxtor Basics Portable drive from the Windows computer, then disconnect the USB cable for about thirty seconds.
Then, reconnect the USB cable.
Once connected, an AutoPlay window may open on the Windows Desktop. Click on the Cancel button to close this window.
Open (My) Computer. The proper icon should be restored.
- Windows XP
- Windows Vista 32-Bit