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blackbeagle



Joined: 10 Nov 2014
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 18, 2014 8:49 pm    Post subject: USB drive Reply with quote

I have a 14 Pathfinder SL w/o Navigation. I want to use an external hard drive with my music in it to play through AUx. However it is not working. When i plug it in, nothing happens. It just says check connection on device. I plug it iinto mmy computer and it has no pproblem recognizing it. But when i plug it into USB slot nothing works. Can someone explain to me what i am doing wrong?
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blackbeagle



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PostPosted: Thu Nov 20, 2014 1:46 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I find that when you plug in an external drive it won't recognize it. But it will with a flash drive. It recognized mine. However you can't control the tunes you can play. You will have to go in the order that your songs are viewed.
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JayArras



Joined: 20 Nov 2013
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Location: Fairfield County, Connecticut

PostPosted: Fri Dec 05, 2014 5:12 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

It's a flash drive, not an iPod. The car has no intelligence to control the data on your device.
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JOXPATH



Joined: 19 Jul 2018
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PostPosted: Thu Jul 19, 2018 8:12 am    Post subject: USB NOT WORKING FOR EXTERNAL DRIVE Reply with quote

The electrical current from the USB Jack will Power a Flash/Thumb Drive... but it DOES NOT have sufficient energy to Power the Spinning Disk in an typical External Hard Drive. NEW SSD (SOLID STATE DRIVES) have NO MOVING PARTS to Spin so it is possible that sometime soon in newer model years, the SSD Drives will work as the technology has matured!
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JayArras



Joined: 20 Nov 2013
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Location: Fairfield County, Connecticut

PostPosted: Thu Jul 19, 2018 8:49 am    Post subject: Re: USB NOT WORKING FOR EXTERNAL DRIVE Reply with quote

JOXPATH wrote:
NEW SSD (SOLID STATE DRIVES) have NO MOVING PARTS to Spin so it is possible that sometime soon in newer model years, the SSD Drives will work as the technology has matured!


Let us know when that happens. With the Pathfinder, I wouldn't hold my breath.
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vnmgteam1



Joined: 30 Aug 2018
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PostPosted: Thu Aug 30, 2018 1:44 am    Post subject: OTG Reply with quote

nowerdays OTG is preferred over Pendrive.

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