You can check the format of the eSATA drive through the Windows Disk Management service. If the drive format is NTFS, you will need to format the drive to FAT32. Please backup any files on the eSATA drive to separate location. The formatting process will delete all contents of the eSATA Drive. It is recommended to format the eSATA drive using the SATA cable provided with the drive whether you are formatting using the PC or the ScopeCorder. We cannot guarantee the eSATA drive will format properly if you do so through USB.
To perform the format check in Windows, please follow the procedures listed below:
A list of compatible eSATA drives with the ScopeCorder is: