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Can't transfer info between computer and external hard drive

First time user, so no idea what to do. When I try to drop/transfer anything to my aluratek hard drive, it says 'the item could not be moved because "ALURATEK" cannot be modified.' What's the deal? What can I do? Thanks.

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I take it from what your saying, this is a brand new hard drive.. if so it simply means that before you can use the drive.. simply click on start, the right click on my computer and go to manage. next, click on storag and then disk management local... right click on the new drive and go to format!

hope you manage okay!

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did you check it connect properly on USB? how about to try it to run in another PC maybe it works there. If not then you should buy a new one.

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