Stephen Lilley is a freelance writer who hopes to one day make a career writing for film and television. With your drive connected to your computer, open the “Computer” folder in your “Start” button menu and right-click your SmartDisk’s icon. If you’re asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. I have two Smartdisk of same type listed. CNET’s Forum on PC hardware is the best source for finding help, troubleshooting, and getting buying advice from a community of experts. Thanks, Bob I tried the file recovery above but would only scan the drive for problems similar to a defrag but would never highlite the “next” tab.
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Proffitt Forum moderator November 4, If you’re asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem.
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. Click “Format” and “Start. Sorry, but that filesystem while compatible and all that is vanishing for far too many people.
I clicked on the “safe removal” for both portable hard drives and removed both from the computer.
SmartDisk 80 GB FireLite USB Portable Hard Drive USBFLB80
fireliite Need to be cautious as not to do something to destroy if still recoverable with my trouble shooting of this disk. Brought to you by Techwalla. Thanks, Bob I tried the file recovery above but would only scan the drive for problems similar to a defrag but would never highlite the “next” tab. I have two Smartdisk of same type listed.
The Morel FireLite is an older hard drive, and one that may not have the capacity you require when used with modern computers. Compress your SmartDisk FireLite to free up additional room. Please try again now or at a later time. Sexually explicit or offensive language Spam: His articles have appeared on a variety of websites.
How to Troubleshoot a SmartDisk FireLite
Advise given by friends at work, 1- I should perform a disk clean up first then file check then defrag 2-I will need to remove the hard drive and enter in a laptop and let it clear out that firelitw.
You are reporting the following post: Right-click the SmartDisk’s icon and click “Properties. Advertisements or commercial links.
The driver will be installed and Windows will be able to recognize the drive. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. When I go into computer management and check the disk info it shows that it is a FAT32 file system and has approx When the driver installation utility indicates that the process is finished, reboot your computer.
Smartdisk Firelite Model USBFLB80
Next day, the hard drive that I maxed out would no longer load up on any computer. Back to PC Hardware forum 4 total posts.
Format your SmartDisk FireLite. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates. I totally forgot to delete the trash can prior to removing any of the portable hard drives. Proffitt Forum moderator November 16, 4: That FAT32 system is not reliable enough for me. Usually that will show what could be mode.
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