Jump to content

Setting unassigned device


coblck

Recommended Posts

Hi I have an old 500gb I've installed and precleared as was going to use within array but have decided I want to use it for transmission with it as unassigned device. I can't see an option to mount it now as I've pre cleared it. Is it possible to mount or do I have to remove it format it then reattach it. 

Link to comment

After a preclear it needs to be partitioned and formatted before it can be mounted.  You need to enable the “Destructive Mode” option within Settings->Unassigned Devices, and then you will find that you can do this from the Unassigned Devices area of the Main Tab.

Link to comment
  • 4 weeks later...

I have a similar issue, 8TB USB 3.0 drive.

It shows in Unassigned Devices as sdb and spun down, clicking Spin Up does nothing.

It is currently formatted as NTFS; been trying differing backup strategies.

So at this point I can do nothing with it.

I have no options for Unassigned Devices in the Settings or Tools Menu as mentioned above.

v6.5.2

 

Thanks for any ideas...

Link to comment

Archived

This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.

×
×
  • Create New...