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|08-03-2011 10:12 PM|
|mrlocalhost||Does this drive have that really annoying WD software built into the drive?|
|07-30-2011 01:38 PM|
|07-29-2011 09:55 PM|
|07-29-2011 03:46 PM|
Thanks for that tip, I have a 2 more WD power adapters that I will try first. Hopefully it works. Funny thing is I'm using its original AC power supply and getting nothing.
+4 for you!
|07-29-2011 12:33 PM|
Link to 20% Coupon: http://reg.e.staples.c
The 20% coupon link isn't working, I get a blank.
Really want the drive. Costco has it for $129.99
|07-29-2011 11:44 AM|
|07-29-2011 10:12 AM|
|GTP2K1||Ok so 20% off in the first post wont load and the poster above me coupon loads, but expired a year ago (*20% off one item coupon valid 7/28/10-7/31/10. ).|
|07-29-2011 09:56 AM|
|07-29-2011 06:30 AM|
|bzyrice||Can I get best buy to pricematch this somehow? I have a best buy gift card I want to use that's worth 100.00. Thanks!!|
|07-28-2011 04:45 PM|
|Roy2001||20% off coupon is not loading for me.|
|07-28-2011 10:19 AM|
I have this drive and its pretty good (picked up for 119 a while ago). Usb3 interface does make a difference.
My main issue with it is it slows down reboots by 15-20 seconds if its powered up while the bios initializes it. I am not sure if its my bios though.
Also windows 7 backup will fail part way through unless you reformat the drive using quick formatter provided by WD so don't waste your time like I did.
|07-28-2011 08:32 AM|
|07-28-2011 08:28 AM|
I actually purchased this 2 days ago b/c my MY BOOK 750gb elite just wouldnt turn on and it has seen very little use. On the other hand, my My Book 250gb which is a year older than the 750gb is still working fine. Had the 250 for about 4+ years and the 750 for 3+ and was surprised it stopped working. Going to try to take it out and put it in an enclosure.
Anyways, I had Staples PM the BB price of $130 then applied 20% and $5 coupon for a pretax amount of $99. YMMV on PM and coupons.
Oh and the My Book essential has a 2 year warranty vs the elements 1 year.
|07-28-2011 08:07 AM|
|mikelou26||can anyone confirm that that 25 off 75 doesn't stack?|
|07-28-2011 07:46 AM|
|toddwz||Good find. OP, please correct the title. This may attract more eyes.|
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