Question about Iomega 1TB Desktop USB 2.0 Hard Drive

1 Answer

My Vista machine can't see the iomega network drive

I added a 1 tb iomega network drive. My XP laptop can connect to it but my Vista machine can't seem to see it. The iomega is plugged into the back of my wireless router. My Vista machine can get to the internet just fine through the same router, but can't seem to see the network drive.

Thanks in advance for any help you can give me!

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 2 Answers

You need to connect to the IOmega drive using windows xp and add a user.
In the explorer view in Vista at the top click on Map Network Drive.
At the bottom click "Connect using a different username" and enter the credentials that you created earlier.
In the box above for the location type in "\\IOmega's IP Address\Folder that you want to map".
Click on connect at the bottom should be done straight away and then you should be able to see it in "Network Places" as well. Let me know if this fixes the problem or not.

Posted on Sep 11, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya Technician can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to a Technician (only for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Iomega Home Media 1 TB Network Attached Storage 34337 pingable but unavailable


So when you plug it in the a USB port it isn't found by windows?
Option: If you can remove the drive from the case, you can use a drive adapter that will allow you to access the drive itself. If the drive still can't be found in windows you can try Linux. Download Pinguy OS

bd8e9108-2373-4800-9318-05d60cff278a.jpg

If you can find the drive in computer manager? Then it might say it needs to be formatted. If you format the drive, you could then use a recover software like Recuva from filehippo.com (Worst Case)
Pinguy linux has great tools to help recover faulty drives also.
If this has help, please give me you vote..

Apr 04, 2014 | Iomega Home Media 1 Tb Network Attached...

1 Answer

How do i detect the ip of my iomega


you have two options:

1) Install the Iomega management software and it will detect the connected storage at your network automatically, then you will be able to view the IP address
2) connect to your router management console and check the connected devices; if your network is not huge you will be able to locate the device easily

Apr 22, 2012 | Iomega 2 TB Home Media Network Hard Drive...

1 Answer

WHERE IS THE FAT32 FORMATTER FOR OPERATING SYSTEM WINDOWS VISTA?


Connect it to the pc, open Computer, right click on it and select Format. In the File system section select FAT32.

Feb 15, 2011 | Iomega Prestige 1 TB USB 20 Hard Drive

1 Answer

I tried connecting my iomega prestige hardisk to my ps3(I just bought) but it is showing no icon or any notification of my hardisk being connected.What should I do to view its contents on ps3? about my...


You need to format your drive as FAT32.
If you are using Windows Vista or 7, you will have to google search for a FAT23 formatting tool. So take your data off the drive. Format the drive, put your files back on the drive and your good to go.
*************CAUTION************
There is a 4GB per file size limitation with FAT32!

Dec 14, 2010 | Iomega Prestige 1 TB USB 20 Hard Drive

1 Answer

I don't know how to make a wireless connection with this device. 2 notebooks, 1 desktop, 2 Ipads, 1 PS3 and the Wii wireless connected and working the Printer and Iomega 1 TB Media Network Hard Drive are...


Make sure you are at least using a CAT 5 cable with your device. You will want to do a couple things as well. Give your device a static IP address (manually configure the IP) from withing the devices interface (login to your device, System tab on the left and Network tab on the right). Next go to your folders you are wanting to share and click the DLNA button that corresponds with the folder you are wanting your media server to share out. You should be good to go.

Dec 10, 2010 | Iomega 1TB Home Media Network Hard Drive...

1 Answer

Could not find pretige iomega icon on my computer


format the harddrive as MS-Dos to be able to use it on Mac and PC.

Apr 17, 2010 | Iomega Prestige 1 TB USB 20 Hard Drive

1 Answer

Mal functionning iomega 1 TB HD


it supports all of the software that you have and then some. may be network setting DHCP-configured network here is a web page that will aloow you to configure it for both systems it should already be on your drive but try here for the instructions and downloads to configure youe computer for free.
https://iomega-na-en.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/iomega_na_en.cfg/php/enduser/cust_alp.php?prod_lvl1=1031&prod_lvl2=1071&p_prods=1031,1071&p_cats=&p_pv=2.1071&p_cv=

Jan 27, 2010 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

My printers that are on my wireless network won't print


Did you define the printers and printer ports to the laptops?


On the XP laptop go to network connections in the control panel and use the network setup wizard.

Jan 01, 2010 | NetGear WGR614 Wireless Router

1 Answer

Lacie Big Disk Quadra 3TB won't work with xp-32bit


One way around is to install Mac Drive on your system. First you format your hdd in HFS+ on a mac platform, with any size you want.Then, after you installed Mac drive on your PC, it will work.

Jul 01, 2009 | LaCie 3 TB Biggest Quadra External Quad...

1 Answer

Unable to install IOMEGA HDD on Vista Home Premium


Vista may require drivers that are not preinstalled. If the drive clearly works on one machine, but not another, its safe to pressume its not the drive. On the VISTA machine, go to the Iomega site and download the driver for vista or usb or whatnot.

Oct 18, 2007 | Iomega 32883 40 GB Hard Drive

Not finding what you are looking for?
Iomega 1TB Desktop USB 2.0 Hard Drive Logo

Related Topics:

1,598 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Iomega Computers & Internet Experts

Doctor PC
Doctor PC

Level 3 Expert

7733 Answers

Arora Singh
Arora Singh

Level 2 Expert

180 Answers

Starnley Johnwells
Starnley Johnwells

Level 3 Expert

1031 Answers

Are you an Iomega Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...