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Just wondering if a bytecc usb 2.0 drive mate needs a driver installed or if it's just plug and play. I hooked it up to my hard drive on desk top and then into a laptop and safely remove device tool came up and labeled it as a usb mass storage device but does not show up in my computer screen.

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Drivers are not required to use the bytecc drive mate for winxp or newer. detailed instructions can be found at my website http://www.brokendesktop.com

exact url is http://www.brokendesktop.com/index.php/page,Bytecc_USB_Drive_Mate.html

the jist of it is plug in drive mate to hard drive, power up hard drive wait 5 seconds plug into usb.

hope this helps ;)

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Left click MY COMPUTER: left click MANAGE. It might show up there. If not try ADD HARDWARE WIZARD in CONTROL PANEL. Also check in DEVICE MANAGER.

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