Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 33.16 Mb
Operating System: Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 7.6.9 / 10 May 2001
The LaCie PocketDrive USB2 comes in a variety of capacities, The 20GB USB measures 140 by 85 by 25mm plus it is soft-cased to reduce shocks. Beside the front activation LED, the pocket drive USB2 features three rear-mounted ports and a main adapter socket. The pocket drive also has two Firewalls and as main adapter. Caution should however be exercised so as not to overload the system. An AC adapter, one USB 2.0 and one Firewire cable are provided with the pocket driver together with an installation guide. The installation guide should be read in detail in order to understand the rather lengthy and a bit technical process of installation.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The LaCie 20GB PocketDrive works well once you have it installed, but that process might with benefit to the average user, be made a little more complex. The user is also advised to have Firewall which improves on connectivity or a USB 2.0 connectivity. One is advised to have both if they have two ports available. Up to date USB drivers are also recommended if one is using the option of a USB instead of firewall. Proper care should be taken when handling these external devices and they should also be properly disconnected. When a user doesn’t properly dismount the drive appropriately, the controller may be damaged. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and LaCie PocketDrive USB2 errors before installing any driver updates.