Paul Mischler (misch) wrote,
Paul Mischler

Today, folks, I'm going to tell you the story of the useless Maxtor OneTouch 4 Plus external hard drive. In reality, it's not so much that the

The product FAQ states that the software for Windows features "Backup/Restore of User Files/Folders". Well, guess what... mail settings and bookmarks and such ARE USER FILES.

Lots of people have been complaining about the crippled software.

Granted, the FAQ says:
The Sync feature will not synchronize the following:
  • Your Operating System
  • Your ProgramsYour Email
  • Any files/folders that contain System Attributes or that are hidden by the Operating System

But that's not what THE BOX says. The box says "your choice to back up what you want when you want it."

Poor choices, Seagate.

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