General Questions (55)
Studio Series (29)
Shuttle Series (6)
Evolution Series (40)
G-DRIVE Family (41)
G-RAID Family (51)
G-SPEED/G-SAFE Family (52)
Search our FAQ to find resolutions to common issues.
Can I boot using the PCIe card that ships with the G-SPEED eS?
The raid controller card that ships with the G-SPEED eS does not support boot up.
Delete from Favorites
Article ID: 3
Article Created: 08-06-2009 21:50 PM
Last Modified: 08-06-2009 21:50 PM
How well did this article answer your question?
Most Recently Viewed Articles
How do I restore the look of my drive icon after I've formatted my G-Technology drive on the Mac?
Follow these instructions to restore the look of your G-Technology drive icons after formatting on Mac....
G-CONNECT Hardware Specifications
Product Features & Diagram The following diagram will help you become familiar with your new G-CONNECT device....
How many drives can I chain together using FW800?
For best performance we recommend a chain of no longer than 5 drives. ...
External Hard Drive Encryption for Mac
Steps to encrypt an external hard drive....
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....
How to format/reformat your drive for Mac (HFS+)
Follow these steps to format your drive for use on the Mac:...
On Windows I can't initialize my G-Technology hard drive. Disk Management says it is a "GPT Protective Partition."
On a Windows system drives show up as a "GPT protective partition" and are unable to be formatted. REASON: G-Technology drives are formatted at the factory for Mac OS. Changes to the Mac OS in 10.5 and above have caused an incompatibility with Windows OS, requiring the drive to be "cleaned" before being formatted. The process to "clean" the drive outlined in this article. ...
Why won’t my G-DRIVE with Thunderbolt power on?
If your G-DRIVE with Thunderbolt will not power on, make sure that the USB or Thunderbolt cable is properly connected to a computer that is powered on....
External Drive Troubleshooting - Mac
Basic steps for troubleshooting your G-Technology external drive on the Mac...
Removing Drives From A Multi-bay Unit
This article contains a refrence guide on how to remove hard drives from your multi-bay G-Technology product....
Knowledge Management Software