Addition of Memory to the Air?

Discussion in 'MacBook Air' started by Yankee125xt, Sep 15, 2011.

  1. Yankee125xt macrumors newbie

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    So I purchased 2 32 GB Lexar Echo ZX backup drives thinking they'd make a great addition to my sleek and sexy Air....Turns out they don't work, neither on my windows 7 partition.
    The keys would have complemented the awesome design of my baby :(


    Anybody know any replacements?
     
  2. billy12 macrumors member

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    I assume you mean storage space, as opposed to RAM.

    Why don't the Lexar drives work?
     
  3. Yankee125xt thread starter macrumors newbie

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    I have no clue... they require a program offered by lexar to run, but when I tried to find them on disk utility, they didn't show up at all...nothing, nada, zip....I'm kind of pissed!
    An etra 64 GB to the 128 GB already present would have been amazing!!
     
  4. reputationZed macrumors 65816

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    did you try downloading the software from Lexar's support site?
     
  5. vitzr macrumors 68030

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    You must reformat these drives before they will work with a Mac.
     
  6. Yankee125xt thread starter macrumors newbie

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    I downloaded the software and tried to reformat the drives...nothing happened.. they didn't even show un in disk utility and when I tired to view them through DISKPART in windows, the showed up as 0mb and i was unable to do anything to them!
     

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