How do I remove a Seagate external hard drive?
Eject via Finder window
- Open a Finder window.
- On the sidebar, go to Devices and locate the drive you want to eject. Click the eject symbol to the right of the drive name.
- Once the device disappears from the sidebar or, the Finder window closes, you can disconnect the interface cable from your Mac.
Is Seagate freeagent GoFlex SSD or HDD?
Seagate protects the FreeAgent Go against factory defects with a three-year warranty….The Bottom Line.
|Drive type||2.5-inch external USB Flash hard drive|
|Available capacities||320GB, 500GB, 750GB, 1TB|
|Capacity of test unit||320GB|
What happened to my FreeAgent Desk 1TB HDD?
My Freeagent desk 1TB just suddenly died for no reason. Following the instructions from here, I managed to open the casing without damaginging it, recover the HDD and pull the data and wipe it before putting it altogether and sending to Seagate for RMA. Fortunately it’s still under warranty – so I am waiting for replacement/repair.
How do I open a Seagate FreeAgent drive?
The solution for owners of the original Seagate Freeagent is to extract the SATA drive from it and stick it in a Seagate Freeagent Desk. This is what I did (perhaps there was an easier way). As another poster said use a butter knife to pry open the lid, starting in front (on top) by the Seagate Logo. Work your way around and it will open.
Does Seagate 1TB HDD work with disassembled HDD?
I recently purchased the exact same Seagate 1TB HDD as you disassembled. I plugged it in and it worked fine, i was able to transfer data and the Seagate manager software also worked well.
How to remove the base of a FreeAgent pro?
This is the easy part, just keep on removing screws till the base can be removed. You will have to remove the circuit board and also the SATA and SATA power cables from the board. Once the base is removed, you will have something that looks like this. This is an already gutted FreeAgent Pro.