USB OTG: Anybody Got It Working w/Hard Drive?
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November 15th, 2012, 07:41 PM
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Might be the formatting of your hard drive, have look at that article ...
Review: Genuine Samsung USB to Micro USB OTG converter for Galaxy Note and Galaxy SII
Bingo. It was NTFS.
Tried re-formatting a couple of drives using Fat32 (120 gigs) and ExFat (250 gigs) and they worked - no problem.
I also have a 1-TB drive formatted to ExFat and I *think* it connected/opened ok but wouldn't swear to it.
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