for File Access
Connect this unit to a computer
Turn this unit and the computer on.
In the utility software setup menu, set
items as required.
For details of the setup menu, refer to the help
file of the utility software.
Insert a disc into this unit (page 21).
4-3 File Access
Accessing files with
nonlinear editing software
For details of the file access operations, refer to the
manual provided with the editing software to be
Accessing files with Explorer/
Start Windows Explorer or Macintosh
Finder and check that a drive letter has been
assigned to this unit. (The drive letter will
differ depending on the number of other
peripherals connected to the remote
You can perform file operations on the disc
loaded in this unit in the same way that you
operate on local drives and files on network
All file operations are not possible for some
types of files.
For details, see 4-1-2 "File Operation Restrictions"
To eject discs from a remote
For Windows, right click the icon
representing this unit in Explorer, and select
Eject from the menu which appears.
On a Macintosh, click the Eject button to
the right of the Finder icon for this unit, or
drag to the eject icon in the Dock.
4-2 Preparations for File Access / 4-3 File Access Operations