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Windows 7: My Book World

23 Dec 2010   #1

Windows 7 64bit
My Book World


i was just wondering if anyone knows if my book world external 1 TB device can be used as a external hard drive with a usb connection and not an internet one ?
My Book World Edition
that is the device i have and i want to connect it with a USB cable instead through a router , is it possible ?

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23 Dec 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

doesnt look like that case has usb at all.
just ethernet
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23 Dec 2010   #3

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64

Sorry, but I don't think that is possible. Although there is a USB2.0 socket included, it is there so that you can turn any USB drive into an instant network drive or extra capacity for the My Book World Edition.
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23 Dec 2010   #4

Windows 7 64bit

yes there is a usb 2.0
i even bough a usb connection cable that has 2 same sides and still cant get it to work like i want it
maybe its just for attaching some external device into the MyBook
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