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  • I want to backup my whs server on to a external esata hard drive, but whs doesn’t recognize the hard drive.

    It works when I uses the hard drive via usb.  

    Does anyone know how to get it too work.

    Sunday, June 21, 2009 9:01 PM

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  • I want to backup my whs server on to a external esata hard drive, but whs doesn’t recognize the hard drive.

    It works when I uses the hard drive via usb.  

    Does anyone know how to get it too work.


    If the drive shows up in the WHS Console when it's in a USB enclosure, but not when it's in an eSATA enclosure, there must be a problem with the eSATA hardware (enclosure, SATA cable, SATA port on your server).
    Sunday, June 21, 2009 9:18 PM
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  • Is the drive detected in the Disk Management area?
    Tuesday, June 23, 2009 9:28 PM