Open the Terminal from the menu bar Step 2: However, keep monitoring the situation for future versions of Mac OS X, in case the list of supported Macs changes if they drop those Macs with FL support and therefore leave out the driver for it in future versions of the OS to focus maintenance costs on hardware that they choose to support. Rated 3 out of 5 by Anonymous from Works with a few issues on the Mac I’m using this in a Macbook Pro 17 i7 system. Do yourself a favor and don’t buy this Card, you will only end up returning it. When I can, I tend to answer my own questions if I find an answer as you will observe from some on my profile. Tests show me that I’m getting about 4 times the speed compared with USB 2.
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Can the anonymous coward please explain why they downvoted this question; I’d be happy with – and – welcome some constructive feedback rather than a cold downvote.
CaldigitCalDigit SuperSpeed Expresscard for laptop
I’m sure that within a few months CalDigit will probably have the driver sorted out. I find that I have to boot up with the drive already connected to reliably get USB 3.
Tests show me that I’m getting about 4 times the speed compared with USB 2. But not lucky so far – plugging in USB 3. Rated 4 out of 5 by Anonymous from Does what it says I use this card to make fast backups expresscadr my drives. expreswcard
CalDigit FASTA-2ex 6G eSATA Card for Laptop
The device works as advertised, expresscadd I had to search for slightly newer versions of the CalDigit driver than they have on the web site in order for it to work with For OS X, simply install included software and plug the card.
To the person who originally downvoted me – I’ve answered my own question with a solution – here you go: I was able to transfer 10GB in less than 3 minutes.
I know the post is a bit old, but so is my 17″ macBookPro. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. Answering my own problem told ya I would do it, see my comments I’ve rewritten the question title as I have found a solution which works for me the same I bought another USB3 ExpressCard 34 see below and this card has the Fresco FL chipset which is supported natively by MacOS X see below.
If it says ezpresscard getting variable”, continue with these steps:. While Windows users have had access to USB 3. Failed to do the driver install—failure message on screen—when I last tried last week or any other automated tool.
Sign up using Email and Password. Be the first to review this item. Rated 1 out of 5 by cabs from Doesn’t work, Caldigit’s poor cust serv.
I used the Lexar USB 3. I called customer support Caldigit and they had no idea what I was saying, so they offered to get back to me the following day. If that wasn’t enough, the driver screwed up my system, I have another Expresscard that always worked without trouble, after uninstalling the Caldigit driver my other card wouldn’t been recognized by the system and I have to go online to look for the original driver, a huge time waster.
See any errors on this page? Note that I want to try this manual approach first before using MultiBeast. Pops out of the slot far too easily.