What kind of cable does my external drive use?
This article will discuss the connections available on every kind of Seagate and Maxtor-brand external hard drive, the environment in which it is best to use each, and instructions for each connection.
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.
Learn about the types of cables used with Seagate's drives.
What happens when I connect my external drive for the first time?
Find out what to expect when you connect and turn on your external USB or FireWire drive in Windows 7, Vista, XP, or 2000.