Flash and text tutorial for using the FreeAgent Theater software to test the drive.
Test your drive to check the health of your FreeAgent drive. The diagnostic utility performs its tests without affecting the data on your drive. To test your drive:
In the My Drives window, click Settings. The Settings window opens
Click Test My Drive. The Test My Drive window open
Click Test. A progress bar indicates the progress of the test. When the test is complete, the results are displayed. The drive shown in the video below is functioning normally. If an error occurs during testing, the serial number of the bad device is displayed with instructions to contact Seagate for service and support
Click OK to return to the My Drives window.
FreeAgent Theater Software Video Tutorial: Test My Drive
Click here to launch the flash movie demonstration.