You can choose how long your brown FreeAgent Go Classic drive should remain inactive before it goes into power-saving mode. To adjust the drive sleep interval:
Open the Seagate FreeAgent Tools application. Click Utilities in the Command panel.
The Utilities window opens. Click Adjust Drive Sleep Interval.
The Adjust Drive Sleep Interval window opens. Select an interval from the dropdown menu (e.g. Never)
Click Apply to save the Drive Sleep Interval setting.
The Adjust Drive Sleep Interval window confirms that the power setting for your drive has been changed. Click OK to return to the Utilities window.
FreeAgent Drive Flash Videos: FreeAgent Go Classic Tools - Adjusting the Drive Sleep Interval on your FreeAgent Go drive.
These will link to a Flash Videos that show you how to Adjust the Drive Sleep Interval on your FreeAgent Go Classic drive to Never.
Click here to launch the movie for the FreeAgent Go.