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    is this brand new (in original factory sealed box) or "recertified" (etched on the back side of product, packed in ziplock bag)?   (1 Answer)

    By clueless June 13, 2017.

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      This will be new in box.

      By CommunityAnswer June 13, 2017.

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      is it compatible with windows 8.1?   (1 Answer)

      By Lou November 18, 2013.

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        operating systems shouldn't have anything to do with compatability, though I could be mistaken. but i have a 1 TB seagate and it works just fine on windows 8.1

        By SangHyung January 4, 2014.

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        what are the disadvantages of this device?   (1 Answer)

        By Anonymous September 16, 2013.

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          Nothing, it is an excellent backup. Best Buy Mobile and Connectivity Specialist, Kraig

          By spex September 17, 2013.

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        Will it work with PS4   (0 Answers)

        By Snake January 10, 2017.

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        . I know this is compatible with computers but Is this also compatible with Xbox one   (0 Answers)

        By Cesare June 7, 2016.

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        Is this PS4 compatible? If not, then what drive is? Internal and External   (1 Answer)

        By Diesel April 3, 2016.

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          This is an external hard drive for use with computers.

          By CommunityAnswer April 3, 2016.

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          Information retrieval   (0 Answers)

          Is it possible to retrieve individual files rather than everything on the drive? This could be done on earlier models of the desk top external drives, but not on more recent ones. I need a portable external hard drive with this capability.

          By Tom N January 19, 2015.

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          WHERE CAN I GET THE OPERATING MANUAL FOR SEAGATE EXPANSION PORTABLE DRIVE #STBX500100 - 500GB?   (1 Answer)

          By RALPH April 20, 2014.

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            You can contact the manufacture and they can send you one or you can go online and see if you can download it from there website.

            By spex April 21, 2014.

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          Is this Mac compatible?   (1 Answer)

          By Samantha P. April 14, 2014.

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          Firewire compatible?   (0 Answers)

          Does this drive have Seagate's interchangable connections to enable it to work through Firewire? If yes, can it also be powered through Firewire?

          By Eric November 5, 2013.

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