You are posting a reply to: I’d change that I did on my pocket size 60GB drive. Format your SmartDisk FireLite. If your SmartDisk FireLite is connected to your computer using FireWire, however, you don’t need to use the included power adapter because the device will be able to power itself using the electricity from your computer. I have checked the Port-Hard Drive with “my computer” for properties of this disk and find a completely loaded pie chart but 0’s for free space and files on the disk. Promote cracked software, or other illegal content Offensive: Flaming or offending other users Illegal activities:
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With your drive connected to your computer, open the “Computer” folder in your “Start” button menu and right-click your SmartDisk’s icon.
How to Troubleshoot a SmartDisk FireLite
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. That FAT32 system is not reliable enough for me.
I have two Smartdisk of same type listed. Flaming or offending other users Illegal activities: His articles have appeared on a variety of websites. Promote cracked software, or other illegal content Offensive: Click “Format” and “Start. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post.
Sexually explicit or offensive language Spam: The driver will be installed and Windows will be able to recognize the drive. Sorry, but that filesystem while compatible and all that is vanishing for far too many people. Right-click the SmartDisk’s icon and click “Properties.
Install the included device driver software. Thanks, Bob I tried the file recovery above but would only scan the drive for problems mmodel to a defrag but would never highlite the “next” tab.
Back to PC Hardware forum 4 total posts. Clicked ok, then I got the disk clean up message and started this task but quickly stopped it due to my decision to delete the file and work on this the next day. Compress your SmartDisk FireLite to free up additional modrl. If your SmartDisk FireLite is connected to your computer using FireWire, however, you don’t need to use the included power adapter because the device will be able to power itself using the electricity from your computer.
When I go into computer management and check the disk info it shows that it is a FAT32 file system and has approx This one tip will help you sleep better tonight A few seconds are all you need to get a better night’s rest.
Smartdisk Firelite Model USBFLB80
Proffitt Forum moderator November 16, 4: Need to be cautious as not to do something to destroy if still recoverable with my trouble shooting of this disk. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums–revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. This will not alter any of the files contained on the drive, but it will allow you to store more files than normal if you have found the unit’s lack of storage problematic.
Usbflb08 or commercial links. Hopefully I still have files that are not trashed and still recoverable. Proffitt Forum moderator November 4, About the Author Stephen Lilley is a freelance writer who hopes to one day make a career writing for film and television.
SmartDisk 80 GB FireLite USB Portable Hard Drive USBFLB80
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET’s great community. I clicked on the “safe removal” for both portable hard drives and removed both from the computer.
I’d change that I did on my pocket size 60GB drive. I maxed one of the Smartdisk and I got a message pop-up to inform no space available mkdel over.
It took approx 1hr and half to scan the disk and let it continue for 17hrs with no difference identified after that. The SmartDisk FireLite is an older hard drive, and one that may not have the capacity you require when used with modern computers.