Question about Computers & Internet

2 Answers

I have a maxtor hard drive and cant tell the gigabyte size 80,40 whatever I just have make modle and serial number

Posted by on

  • Johnny Massengill
    Johnny Massengill May 11, 2010

    What is the make and model number?

×

2 Answers

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Master:

    An expert who has achieved Level 3.

  • Master
  • 461 Answers

Here's a link to a table on Maxtor drives: http://www.computerhope.com/hdmaxtor.htm#1000

Posted on Dec 07, 2008

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 165 Answers

Type in the model number on google and u will find it

Posted on Dec 07, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

11S09N0848ZJ1BLDP019YA


what problem, it is not shinny any more? LOL?
do say. please.
I am clueless, so far due to?
what system? PC, MAC,DVR,ext, TV, moon rocket.(LOL)
what OS?
using it as an internal drive, 2nd drive, or external.?
boot drive?


Seagate bought out MAXTOR.
that number must be a bar code, its not the product number
eg:
so tell me what it is.
as time passes, maxtor, fades to dark at SeaGate.
but this deep search nets, this, (hidden well)
http://www.seagate.com/gb/en/search/?keyword=maxtor

ive been using MAXTOR since day 1.

decodes for Maxtor :

Maxtor
xayb0

xa = drive family
- 6Y = DiamondMax(DM) Plus 9
- 6B = DM10
- 6L = DM10 RoHS compliant version
- 6H = DM11
- 7B = MaxLine(ML)III
- 7L = MLIII RoHS compliant
- 7H = ML Pro
- 4R = DM16
- 2F = Fireball 3
- 6E = DM Plus 8
- 5A = ML II
- 7Y = ML Plus II
y = the capacity of the disk, in gigabytes. Drives less than 100GB will have a leading zero (80GB is denoted as 080, etc)
b = buffer size and interface
- J = 2MB PATA with ball-bearing motor
- L = 2MB PATA with fluid dynamic bearing (FDB) motor
- P = 8MB PATA
- R = 16MB PATA
- M = 8MB SATA
- S = 16MB SATA
- F = 16MB SATA 3gbps
All Maxtor SKUs have a zero at the end. It may have a value, but I'm not aware of one.

Example: A Maxtor drive with a model number of 6Y200P0 is a 200GB 7200RPM PATA drive with an 8MB buffer from the DiamondMax Plus 9 family.

now my generic answer: for all HDD. A+ training....(instructor)
1: i make sure it has +5v and 12vdc power, if not all is hopeless.
2: IF PATA/SATA , i listen to the drive case with my ear.
whirrrrrrrrrrrrrr, no whirrrrrrr ,? its DOA.
if it spins its good. if not its 100% DEAD, (RIP)
3: do the gyro test, (if it fights you, as you change it's direction, then it is spinning) Drive in HAND. (whole deal)
4: does BIOS see it? (MOBO BIOS) hot key hit. RTM on MOBO.
yes, good.
no , DEAD. try another power cord to drive or data cable.
try different data ports. on MOBO.
5: try it on 1 PC, with step 4 and 5
6: if BIOS sees it ,so should WINDOWS. (may)
in the device manager.
and in disk manager. (off computer management CPL)
both. set the drive latter in the latter or it will be hidden.

keep in mind BIOS never tests a drive. it only asks it for
its NAME (PNP) PNP just identiifes the maker and type drive. and its spec. and 1 more tests. it shows the drive is NOT BUSY.
these facts ,help all techs, make good trouble shooting.

Sep 24, 2013 | Maxtor Hard Drive

1 Answer

How can I tell the size on a Hard Drive? It does not say the size on the label.


type the model number into google, nothing else and it will tell you the size, the size is also usually the first few numbers after the Letters of the model

Mar 17, 2011 | Maxtor Hard Drive

1 Answer

I/o device errors


The disk-drive is "dying" -- copy all the files that you can, either onto your 'C:' drive, or burn them to DVD-recordable disks.

Read the model-number and serial-number from the label on the disk-drive.

Access the manufacturer's web-site: http://www.maxtor.com
and "check warranty status" to see if Maxtor will replace the disk-drive,
at minimal cost to you.

Nov 06, 2010 | Maxtor Hard Drive

1 Answer

HOW LONG WARRENTY PERIOD FOR MAXTOR 540X-4K


Access the manufacturer's web-site: http://www.maxtor.com

Find the serial-number on your disk-drive, and enter it on the "check warranty" web-page.

Oct 16, 2010 | Maxtor Personal Storage 3200 (U01E200) 200...

1 Answer

Lost maxtor 4 one touch 120 install cd... Any downloads available? i have many family photos on here that i cant access.


Maxtor was acquired by Seagate, so all tech support goes through them. Per their tech notes on your drive, the installation software you are looking for is contained on the drive itself, or you can email them with your serial number to have a download link emailed to you.

Here is the tech page on your device, tells you how to complete the process.

http://www.seagate.com/ww/v/index.jsp?locale=en-US&name=ot4-mini&vgnextoid=7fd5783de3444110VgnVCM100000f5ee0a0aRCRD

Jul 07, 2010 | Maxtor OneTouch 4 Mini 120GB External USB...

1 Answer

Serial Number G2331e7c What is Size in GB and Jumper Set for Mast


i think its only a 10Gb drive. quite old. say 1998-1999 ?

Sep 23, 2009 | Maxtor Hard Drive

1 Answer

1.5TB only showing 81 gigabyte


you got it man you have two reason for bios like you tell me and your partition table so download magic partition on your windows xp and you will be able to correct this easely

bye and good lock if you have other problem for this tell me

Mar 05, 2009 | Maxtor 1.5TB 7200RPM 16MB USB...

1 Answer

Installing windows


1. Windows 2000 / XP maximum hard drive size 137 gigabyte limit

This one was fun. To install a hard drive larger than 137 gigabytes on your computer you need the following:

a motherboard, such as the Gigabyte GA-7N400 Pro2 which support the 48 bit hard drive addressing. Only new motherboards can be counted on to support this.

Windows 2000 service pack 3 or later. Windows XP service pack 1 and greater have this support built in. I assume this isn't a problem with Linux at all...

Shalom

Aug 25, 2008 | Maxtor Hard Drive

1 Answer

Warranty on maxtor 3200


This is Maxtor's website for checking the warranty of your product - just enter your model number and serial number - it is also usually on the last page of the manual - you can also call Maxtor and give them your model and serial number -

http://support.seagate.com/customer/warranty_validation.jsp

May 26, 2008 | Maxtor Personal Storage 3200 (U01E200) 200...

1 Answer

Labtop computer internal hard drive


The drive you have is a IDE, Ultra DMA 133, 4200 RPM.

If you are running XP or Vista you can purchase any brand hard drive. Size depends on what you want to spend. Recommend Maxtor. Just make sure it is IDE and for a laptop. Most computer retailers will sell them (BestBuy, Circuit City, etc)

Apr 05, 2008 | Computers & Internet

Not finding what you are looking for?
Computers & Internet Logo

Related Topics:

40 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Computers & Internet Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18386 Answers

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

David Payne
David Payne

Level 3 Expert

14161 Answers

Are you a Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...