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Smartdisk firelite Hi my firelite 120gb smartdisk will now not mount on my mac or anywhere else. It used to. I can see it in disk utility but can't see it on my desktop. I've got important files on there I'm not too sure what to do or how to solve it. I might of messed it up as I was trying to have read only privledges on it by going into more info. I hopethere is someone who can help me solve this issue. best regards vim

Posted by vimal raichura on

  • sunfish2 Dec 26, 2007

    Just a quick note. This problem is not limited to the Mac OS. I have the same problem with the SmartDisk Crossfire on the Windows OS. (I've replied in detail in a similar problem listing.)



    It's a shame because I really liked this drive when I first bought it. It was easy to use the first time. I don't need the data that I backed up on it, luckily.

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Please use a recovery program for mac and then once all files are recovered then repartion hdd in disk utility then copy back all files to hard drive or change your external drive as you are the fourth person to have this problem with firelite hard drive for the mac sounds like a compatabilly issue with mac os systems

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