Question about Western Digital My Book Essential 1TB External USB 2.0 Hard Drive

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I'm asked for product key

I plugged in my Wester Digital My Book Essential Edition 1TB USB 2.0 External Hard Drive, and it backed up my files, but I was told that the AutoSynch and the other program (auto back up or something) are only 30 day trials and I need to enter a product key. No product key came with my product. Please Help!

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Having done some research. The drive only comes with a 30-day trial. Basically, if you like it, you must buy it. Upon purchase, you will be issued a product key.

Posted on Jul 07, 2009

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You will need to pay for the product(s) to get product keys.

I recommend a free alternative,. Microsoft SyncToy, which can backup selected folders from your PC then sync to backup whenever changes are made on your PC.

Download and more info at: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=c26efa36-98e0-4ee9-a7c5-98d0592d8c52&DisplayLang=en

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