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I just bought the 320 gb wd western digital my book premium addition. It is compatible with the vista. What I do not understand is, does it backup automatically or is there some sort of software that I should seeing? I am not sure if it is doing anything. I have the fire wire and the usb plugged in and the light is on. Da! It did not come with a manual. Could cha give me some info on it.

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  • Carol gelineau Jun 27, 2007

    Thanks for your help..

  • dvgo Dec 27, 2007

    I can't find the software to schedule my back-ups. The information says that when I plug it in a menu will appear. Then I should make my software choices. No menu has appeared. What can I do to schedule back-ups?

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Google is your friend... I found the WD website and browsed for the model you said. I found the installation guide and looked it over. You might want to do the same. You can also contact the company via the website to either download the software or order it from them Product page: http://www.wdc.com/en/products/extmatrix.asp Guide: http://www.wdc.com/en/library/dual-option/2079-001072.pdf

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