General Questions (53)
Studio Series (20)
Evolution Series (27)
G-DRIVE Family (41)
G-RAID Family (51)
G-SPEED/G-SAFE Family (52)
Search our FAQ to find resolutions to common issues.
What kind of RAM should I use to upgrade the cache on a G-SPEED XL
By default the RAID controller features 256MB cache (512MB on G-SPEED XL and is upgradeable to 2GB
The correct RAM needs to be a Non-ECC 667MHz 240-pin Unbuffered DIMM (SDRAM-DDR2, 1.8V, CL5, Double-Sided)
A good example is Kingston's KVR677D2N5/1G
Add to Favorites
Article ID: 36
Article Created: 08-06-2009 21:50 PM
Last Modified: 08-06-2009 21:50 PM
How well did this article answer your question?
My G-SPEED Sometimes Will Not Mount
In most cases the G-SPEED auto detects the speed of the fibrer channel connection, however sometimes it does not, causing the volume not to mount....
Most Recently Viewed Articles
Safely Ejecting Your G-Technology Drive
How to properly eject your drive before disconnecting or powering off....
How do I change the RAID settings on my G-RAID Studio(MAC)?
Instructions on installing and changing the RAID settings for the G-RAID Studio....
Formatting NTFS for Windows
This article contains information on how to format your G-Technology Hard Drive in NTFS for use with Windows....
I've installed the G-SPEED eS card, installed the drivers but the speed seems to be slow
Once I received the G-SPEED eS unit, I installed the raid controller card that shipped with my unit, installed drivers and restarted my system. When I run a speed test such as AJA's system test application i'm not getting similar speed reading as reported on the product page on G-Tech's website. ...
My G-RAID 2 Power Supply is making noise
My power supply is hissing or the power light is blinking....
How do I perform a RAID rebuild?
Instructions on how to perform a RAID rebuild for your G-SPEED Studio R....
Formatting your drive for both Mac and Windows using ex-FAT
This article contains information how to format your G-Technology hard drive for use with both Windows and Mac using the ex-FAT format....
Fixing performance issues when using the FireWire interface on the Microsoft Windows OS
If you are running the Microsoft Windows OS and are experiencing slow disk drive performance please follow the steps below to correct the issue: ...
External Drive Troubleshooting - Windows
Basic External Drive Troubleshooting steps for Windows. ...
How do I setup my G-Technology drive for use with Time Machine?
G-Technology drives are designed to be compatible with the Apple Time Machine software....
Knowledge Management Software