1. JordanCS88's Avatar
    I just bought the samsung galaxy note 8.0 and the USB adaptor cord. When I plug my hard drive in it recognizes it's connected but I can't find it in my files. What am I doing wrong?
    10-27-2013 05:59 PM
  2. DarthPaul's Avatar
    There is probably not enough power from the tablet to spin up the external hadrdrive. If possible, attach a powercord to the harddrive and see if that works.

    DarthPaul
    10-28-2013 02:41 PM
  3. lopezra20's Avatar
    There is probably not enough power from the tablet to spin up the external hadrdrive. If possible, attach a powercord to the harddrive and see if that works.

    DarthPaul
    I have the same problem, so I got the OTG cord and connected my hard drive to a cord containing another usb connection to power up my hard drive and still couldnt find it in My Files, or Storage from Settings. I dont have a computer so I want to transfer files from my Galaxy Note 8.0 to my hard drive. Havent found the right answer yet. Hopefully someone out there knows how
    02-23-2014 10:26 PM
  4. Darth Mo's Avatar
    I have the same problem, so I got the OTG cord and connected my hard drive to a cord containing another usb connection to power up my hard drive and still couldnt find it in My Files, or Storage from Settings. I dont have a computer so I want to transfer files from my Galaxy Note 8.0 to my hard drive. Havent found the right answer yet. Hopefully someone out there knows how
    Did you try a third party file manager such as Astro or ES File Explorer?
    02-24-2014 11:39 AM
  5. Eng Ahmad Nour's Avatar
    Simply, you have to be rooted
    then use "paragon ntfs"
    03-03-2014 11:20 PM

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