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S-HD-100 Hard Disk Drive

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What is Dock & Done?

In addition to digital photo shooting, the Total Imaging Solution products support convenient Dock & Done photo storage, management, and printing for more carefree shooting and easy image handling. Dock & Done allows you to Dock the camera, and then organize, print, and store photos quickly and hassle-free virtually anywhere, without the use of a computer.

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What differentiates the S-HD-100 from an ordinary external hard drive?

The S-HD-100 is equipped with a CPU for intelligent image file management. When downloading images from a digital camera that supports Dock & Done functionality, it offers an incremental download function that checks each image to see if it has been downloaded previously, and only downloads those that are new.

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Can I connect the S-HD-100 to a computer and store files on it?

Yes. The S-HD-100 can be connected to a personal computer and used as an external storage device on Windows ME, 2000 and XP computers using the supplied USB Cable. No software or driver installation is required.

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Is the S-HD-100 compatible with Mac OS?

No. The S-HD-100 is not compatible with any version of Mac OS.

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How can I format the S-HD-100 on my computer?

Formatting is only recommended using the HddForm.exe application located on the CD-ROM that is bundled with the S-HD-100. Formatting using any other utility, including Windows built-in formatting utilities, can cause corruption or damage which is not covered under the warranty.

Note: All files, including images located on the S-HD-100 will be permanently erased.

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What type of file system is used when formatting the S-HD-100?

The S-HD-100 is formatted using the FAT32 file system.

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How much storage space is available on the S-HD-100?

The S-HD-100 has 40GB of storage space.

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How many images can I store on my S-HD-100?

The S-HD-100 offers outstanding storage capacity capable of holding approximately 40,000 4-megapixel-class images.

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Can digital cameras other than the IR-500 be connected to the S-HD-100 for downloading images?

Yes. Any USB Mass Storage class digital camera can be connected to the S-HD-100 using the PA-7 Adapter, part number 200336. Connect the digital camera to the USB port on the PA-7 and then connect the PA-7 to the USB port on the S-HD-100. Power on the camera and the hard drive, and click the COPY button on the PA-7 to begin the download procedure. The PA-7 can be purchased from the Olympus Emporium at http://www.olympusamerica.com/store, or by calling 1(800) 201-7766.

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What is the AC-Adapter that is recommended for use with the S-HD-100?

The AC Adapter that is used with the S-HD-100 is the DP1049 AC Adapter part number 200370,and can be purchased from the Olympus Emporium at http://www.olympusamerica.com/store, or by calling 1(800) 201-7766.

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How can I obtain replacement software on CD-ROM for my S-HD-100?

The software CD-ROM, part number 200976,can be purchased from the Olympus Emporium at http://www.olympusamerica.com/store, or by calling 1(800) 201-7766.

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What accessory item is necessary to connect my S-HD-100 directly to my P-S100 Photo Printer?

The KP-16 Connector Cable, part number 200337, is required for direct printing from the S-HD-100 to the P-S100. The KP-16 Connector Cable can be purchased from the Olympus Emporium at http://www.olympusamerica.com/store, or by calling 1(800) 201-7766.

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