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Maxtor 320gb External hard Drive Question

I just bought a Maxtor one touch 4 320gb drive and was wondering if it was ok to unplug and disconnect the unit from my PC after I have backed up my pics and music to it. I really dont want to leave it attached to my pc, I only want to connect it when I need to add stuff to it. will this be ok or will I lose data. Also How do you run the program to use the safety drill feature? the safety drill feature is included with the drive, but how do you use it. Thanks for your help.

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You can remove and disconnect the drive with out losing data. Since it is a usb drive its always best stop the device before removing. You do this by clicking on the icon in the task bar . It has a green arrow above it. As for the safety drill have not use it but should be able to get instruction once you install it ( look at the help files ) Hope this helps

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