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Service and Warranty: 
Service: 

If you require assistance with the installation, operation, or application of your ADS 
Technologies, Inc. product the ADS Technologies technical support and customer service 
staff can aid in solving many problems. Our technical support department is available to 
repair any ADS Technologies product. You must return products to our factory for repair or 
warranty replacement. 

Return/Replacement: 

Returns to ADS Technologies, Inc. are for repair or warranty replacement only. If you need 
to return product to ADS Technologies, Inc. for repair or replacement you must follow these 
steps: 

1 . Call our Technical Support department at (562) 926-4338 (M-F 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM PST) 
to obtain a Return Merchandise Authorization (RMA) number. 

2. The RMA number is valid for 30 days. 

3. Ship the product to the ADS factory with the RMA number marked on the inside and 
outside of the package. If there is no RMA number on the package or the RMA number has 
expired, the shipment will be refused. ADS will not be liable for lost or mis-shipped prod- 
ucts. 

4. Replacement product cannot be shipped to you until the defective product has been 
received by ADS. 

5. Once the product is received at the factory it will be tested and then repaired or replaced. 

6. Turn around time is approximately one week. A repaired or replacement product will be 
shipped back to you. 

Warranty: 

This ADS Technologies, Inc. product comes with a One (1) year hardware warranty. ADS 
Technologies, Inc. (ADS) warrants this product against defects in material and workmanship 
for a period of One (1) year from the date of original purchase from ADS or an authorized 
ADS dealer. This warranty applies only to the original purchase of the product and is not 
transferable. This warranty does not cover any incompatibilities due to the user's computer, 
hardware, software or other related system configuration in which the product interfaces. 
Proof of 

purchase will be required before any warranty consideration by ADS occurs. 

This warranty does not cover any damage caused by negligence, non-authorized modifica- 
tions, or parts installed without prior written permission from ADS. 

This warranty does not apply if the product has been damaged by accident, abuse, or mis- 
application, nor as a result of service to the product by anyone other than ADS. 



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If your ADS product is not in working order, your only recourse is repair or warranty replace- 
ment, as described above. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES will ADS Technologies, Inc. be 
liable for consequential damages, including but not limited to any lost savings, lost profits, or 
any other damages, caused by the use of any ADS Technologies, Inc. product or inability to use 
the product, even if the dealer or ADS Technologies, Inc. has been advised of such liability or 
other claims. This includes damage to property and, to the extent permitted by law, damages 
for personal injury. This warranty is in lieu of all other warranties including implied warranties of 
merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. 

FCC Information 

Federal communications Commission Radio Frequency Interference Statement 

Note: This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a class B digital 
device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable 
protection against harmful interference when the equipment is operated in a residential installa- 
tion. This equipment generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency energy and if not installed 
and used in accordance with the instruction manual may cause harmful interference to radio 
communications. However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular 
installation. If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, 
which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to 
correct the interference by one or more of the following measures: 

* Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna 

* Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver. 

* Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is 
connected. 

* Consult the dealer or an experienced radio TV technician for help. 
Notice: 

(1) The changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible for compli- 
ance could void the user's authority to operate the equipment. 

(2) Shielded interface cables and AC power cord, if any, must be used in order comply with the 
emission limits. 

For Technical Support Questions: 

Check the ADS web site : 

www.adstech.com 
E-mail ADS for help: 

support@adstech.com 
Call ADS for help: 

1-562-926-4338 

Support Hours: 

M-F 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM PST 
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PYRO 2.5" Drive Kit 

Convert Your 2.5" Hard Drive To FireWire 




http://www.adstech.com 



ADS Technologies - 1 2627 Hidden Creek Way - Cerritos - CA - 90703 
Phone: 562.926.1928 - Fax: 562.926.0518 - Support: 562.926.4338 
European Support: +353-61-702042 



Verify that your PYRO 2.5" Drive Kit includes the following: 

• 2.5" Drive Enclosure 

• 6-to-6 pin FireWire Cable 

• USB Power Cable 

• 4-pin to 6-pin FireWire converter OR 4-to-6 pin FireWire Cable 

Installing a 2.5" Hard Drive in your PYRO 
DRIVE KIT enclosure: 



Step 1 

Open the drive enclosure and remove the 
screw pack inside 




Step 2 

Remove the back plate and the green conver- 
sion board from the case. 



Step 3 

With the bottom of the 2.5" drive facing the 
smooth side of the board, align the drive 
socket & slide the 2.5" hard drive into the pins 
of the green conversion board. Make sure the 
pins slide all the way back. At this point it's 
very hard to get this wrong. The pins and the 
socket match. 




Step 4 

Turn board and hard drive upside down. 
Screw together with short screws on each 
corner. 




Step 5 

Insert back plate, and drive into base of enclo- 



sure. 



Step 6 

Place top of shell on the enclosure. Carefully 
turn over. 



Step 9 

Use remaining 4 long screws to screw the 
enclosure together. 



Installing on your computer: 

1. Turn on your computer 

2. Plug the 6 PIN x 6 PIN firewire cable into the Computer's available 
firewire port and connect the other end to your Pyro Drive Kit. 

3. At this point, WINDOWS might require you to insert the WINDOWS CD 
and copy some drivers automatically. 

4. If you have WINDOWS 2000 or WINDOWS XP, a drive letter should 
appear under MY COMPUTER. 

5. For other versions of WINDOWS, please refer to the next section to 
finish installing the PYRO DRIVE KIT. 

6. If you have a MAC, then you don't need to do anything. The drive will 
automatically mount on your desktop. 





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Installing Hard Drives in WINDOWS: 



WINDOWS XP AND WINDOWS 2000 HARD DISK DRIVE INSTALLATION NOTES: 

READ THIS AFTER YOU HAVE INSTALLED YOUR HARD DRIVE INTO THE DRIVE KIT. 

AFTER YOU PLUG THE DRIVE KIT INTO YOUR COMPUTER AND YOUR HARD DRIVE DOES NOT SHOW UP AS A 
DRIVE LETTER IN MY COMPUTER, YOU WOULD NEED TO DO THE FOLLOWING: 

- RIGHT CLICK ON MY COMPUTER 

- CLICK ON MANAGE 

YOU WILL SEE THE WINDOW PICTURED BELOW: 

CLICK ON DISK MANAGEMENT AND THIS WILL SHOW ALL THE DRIVES IN 
YOUR SYSTEM. 

IF PROMPTED TO INITIALIZE YOU DRIVE, GO AHEAD AND DO SO. (FOR 
NEW HARD DRIVES ONLY, FOR HARD DRIVES WITH DATA IN THEM, 
INITIALLING IT ERASES THE DATA ON THAT DRIVE.) 



YOU WILL NOW SEE THE FIREWIRE DRIVE IN THE LIST OF DRIVES IN THE 
LOWER RIGHT SIDE OF THE WINDOW. 
YOU MAY GO AHEAD AND RIGHT CLICK ON THE DRIVE AND CLICK NEW PARTITION. THIS WILL RUN A 
WIZARD THAT ALLOWS YOU TO PARTITION THE DRIVE, FORMAT IT AND ASSIGN IT A DRIVE LETTER. 




TECH SUPPORT NUMBER: 562-926-4338 (M-F 8:00 am - 5:00 pm PST) 
EMAIL: SUPPORT@ADSTECH.COM 



WINDOWS 98SE AND WIN ME HARD DISK DRIVE INSTALLATION NOTES 

READ THIS AFTER YOU HAVE INSTALLED YOUR HARD DRIVE INTO THE DRIVE KIT. 

AFTER YOU PLUG THE DRIVE KIT INTO YOUR COMPUTER AND YOUR HARD DRIVE DOES NOT SHOW UP AS A 
DRIVE LETTER IN MY COMPUTER, YOU WOULD NEED TO DO THE FOLLOWING: 

- RIGHT CLICK ON MY COMPUTER 

- CLICK ON PROPERTIES YOU WILL SEE THE WINDOW PICTURED BELOW: 

- CLICK ON DEVICE MANAGER 

- CLICK ON DISK DRIVES 

- DOUBLE CLICK ON THE DRIVE THAT YOU JUST PLUGGED IN (FOR EXAMPLE: 
IF YOU PLUGGED IN MAXTOR YOU SHOULD CLICK ON THE MAXTOR) 

- CLICK ON THE SETTINGS TAB 

- CHECK THE REMOVEABLE BOX 

- ASSIGN A DRIVE LETTER (MAKE SURE YOU ASSIGN A DRIVE LETTER THAT IS 
NOT IN USE, THE START AND ENDING DRIVE LETTER SHOULD BE THE SAME 
LETTER ALSO. SO IF YOU TYPED IN DRIVE M, AS THE STARTING DRIVE 
LETTER, IT SHOULD ALSO BE THE ENDING DRIVE LETTER) 

- CLICK OK THEN RESTART THE COMPUTER 

-AFTER RESTART, OPEN UP MY COMPUTER, THIS WILL SHOW THE DRIVE 
LETTER THAT YOU JUST ASSIGNED TO THE FIREWIRE DRIVE. IF THIS IS A NEW DRIVE, YOU CAN DOUBLE 
CLICK THE DRIVE TO FORMAT IT 











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FDISK 

FDISK IS ADOS APPLICATION THAT WILL ALLOW YOU TO PARTITION NEW HARD DRIVES IN THE COMPUTER 
(EG: DRIVE KIT W/ HARD DRIVE). YOU MUST USE FDISK IF YOU PLAN TO UPGRADE THE OS IN YOUR 
COMPUTER OR PLAN TO MOVE THE DRIVE KIT TO DIFFERENT COMPUTERS FROM TIME TO TIME. FDISK 
IS REALLY HARD TO USE AND ONLY INTENDED FOR ADVANCED USERS. IT CAN BE ACCESSED FROM THE 
DOS PROMPT BY TYPING FDISK. FOR MORE HELP ON FDISK, CHECK OUT THE MICROSOFT WEBSITE AND 
SEARCH FOR HELP ON FDISK. 



1. If you have a computer that comes with a 6 PIN connector (similar to the connector on our cable) then 
the drive will automatically be powered by the 1394 PORT. 

2. If you have a computer that has a 4 PIN connector then you need to plug the enclosed USB POWER 
CABLE. One end plugs into an available USB PORT, the other end plugs into your PYRO DRIVE KIT. 
Also, since you have a 4 PIN connector on your computer, use the enclosed 6PIN to 4 PIN converter 
or the enclosed 6PIN by 4 PIN cable. 



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