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Connecting a maxtor one touch 111 60GB mini edition to a computer using MS windos 98SE

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The maxtor is a usb2.0 device. Given that you are using Win98 I would guess that the computer is fairly old. It probably doesn't have usb2.0 ports. Also Win98 had very poor support for usb - even in SE. There may be a software solution out there and you may be able to get a usb2.0 card but.......
good luck wimancec

Posted on Aug 18, 2008

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http://www.seagate.com/ww/v/index.jsp?locale=en-US&name=ot4-mini&vgnextoid=7fd5783de3444110VgnVCM100000f5ee0a0aRCRD

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Well Is your Jumper Pin is in the correct setting?

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try changing them and see what happens next..

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