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Shared Storage FAQs

Get the most frequently asked questions about the Shared Storage drives.

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Theater Plus Tutorial

Theater Plus Tutorial

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Shared Storage Plus Advanced Settings and Quickstart

Shared Storage Plus Advanced Settings and Quickstart

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Maxtor Shared Storage Plus Installation Guide

Maxtor Shared Storage Plus Installation Guide

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Maxtor Shared Storage Plus Interactive Diagnostic Guide

Maxtor Shared Storage Plus Interactive Diagnostic Guide

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Top Articles

Software firewalls will impede the use of the MSS QuickStart and SBEClient applications

Software firewalls will impede the use of the MSS QuickStart and SBEClient applications. Find out how to resolve this issue.

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Maxtor Shared Storage Drives and Supported Operating Systems

Find which operating systems support the Maxtor Shared Storage Drives.

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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.

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How to locate the Maxtor Shared Storage Drive on your network

You can use Maxtor Quick Start or Maxtor Easy Manage software to detect the drive and connect to the web interface.

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How To's

Troubleshooting

Downloads

drivers & firmware

Drivers & Firmware

  • Maxtor Shared Storage II Firmware Update v3.1.28

    The MSS II_v_3_1_28 firmware implements a fix for the extended daylight savings time, includes DLNA and UPnP logo certifications, and fixes a problem with the drive capacity being reported improperly through the web GUI and Simple View summary.
    The MSS II_v_3_1_28 firmware implements a fix for the extended daylight savings time, includes DLNA and UPnP logo certifications, and fixes a problem with the drive capacity being reported improperly through the web GUI and Simple View summary. Learn more

Software

Software

  • 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. Learn more

  • Maxtor Shared Storage Update v2.6.2 for Macintosh

    This update provides Maxtor Shared Storage Plus Quick Start Software for Mac clients. Learn more

  • MSS Plus Quick Start Software

    This is the Quickstart Software for the Maxtor Shared Storage Drive running Firmware Revision 2.4.2 or newer. Learn more

  • Maxtor Shared storage qs_remove.dmg for Macintosh

    This download allows for complete removal of the Quick Start software from Macintosh computers. Learn more

  • Maxtor Shared Storage Update v2.6.2 for Windows

    This update provides Maxtor Shared Storage Plus Quick Start Software for Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, and Windows XP Professional. Learn more

  • Converting Maxtor Shared Storage II to Central Axis for Mac

    This version of the Maxtor Manager software, and firmware converts your Maxtor Shared Storage II into a Maxtor Central Axis, allowing you to securely access and share the contents of your Maxtor Shared Storage II over the Internet. This software is compatible with Windows XP/Vista and Mac OS X Operating Systems. Learn more

  • Converting Maxtor Shared Storage II to Central Axis for Windows

    This version of the Maxtor Manager software, and firmware converts your Maxtor Shared Storage II into a Maxtor Central Axis, allowing you to securely access and share the contents of your Maxtor Shared Storage II over the Internet. This software is compatible with Windows XP/Vista Operating Systems. Learn more

  • Maxtor Shared Storage II 2000/XP and Mediacenter .ISO Software

    This version of the Maxtor Shared Storage easy manager software is compatible with the Windows 2000/XP and Mediacenter Operating Systems. Learn more

  • Maxtor Shared Storage II 2000/XP and Mediacenter .ZIP Software

    This version of the Maxtor Shared Storage easy manager software is compatible with the Windows 2000/XP and Mediacenter Operating Systems. Learn more

  • Maxtor Shared Storage II Vista .ISO Software

    This version of the Maxtor Shared Storage easy manager software is compatible with the Windows Vista Operating System only. Learn more

  • Maxtor Shared Storage II Vista .ZIP Software

    This version of the Maxtor Shared Storage easy manager software is compatible with the Windows Vista Operating System only. Learn more

Utilities

Utilities

Specifications

 
Capacity
Model Number
H14R300
H01AXXX
H01R300
H14P200
H01P200