Can an RG be used on windows platform

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Randy Carpadus posted this 28 February 2018

My apologies if this is a stupid question but I am not a Mac person. Last year our office became a Windows house (long story) and while doing some digital clean up I came across 2 legacy R6's. (16 TB each). After we pull the data off of them via one of the old Macs (that data is going in the cloud), is there a way to be able to use them as external drives to our windows server or is it not with the effort? If so, does anyone make a firewire to USB A 3.0 adaptor or hub?

Thanks.

Raghuraman Kannan posted this 02 March 2018

Hi Randy,

You can use the Pegasus R6 with your Windows machine if they have the  Inbuilt Thunderbolt ports . 

You can use the below list to know the windows Motherboards that we have tested .

https://promise.com/DownloadFile.aspx?DownloadFileUID=4127

You can also use external Thudnerbolt card to connect the Pegasus with your Windows machine . 

Note : Some of the external Thunderbolt cards might not work as we have not tested them.

 

 

 

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