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Default How to connect external hard drive to my Z Ultra

I was trying to connect my 1TB external hard drive to my Z Ultra using the USB OTG, but I keep getting this message:
"USB storage empty or file system not supported"

Any way I could connect it without rooting the phone?

If it's impossible then please give me a link of the fastest way to root my phone (v 4.3 build number 14.2.A.1.136)


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I was trying to connect my 1TB external hard drive to my Z Ultra using the USB OTG, but I keep getting this message:
"USB storage empty or file system not supported"

Any way I could connect it without rooting the phone?

If it's impossible then please give me a link of the fastest way to root my phone (v 4.3 build number 14.2.A.1.136)


Thanks


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What format is the external drive?
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https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...ususb.importer

There might be others if this doesnt work or you need to be rooted for most of the apps to work.
As far as I know Xperia Z ultra supports Usb OTG out of the box
 
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https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...ususb.importer

There might be others if this doesnt work or you need to be rooted for most of the apps to work.
As far as I know Xperia Z ultra supports Usb OTG out of the box
i tried it but unfortunately it didn't work eaither, any way i could root my phone without unlocking the bootloader? ( 14.2.A.1.136 )
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i tried it but unfortunately it didn't work eaither, any way i could root my phone without unlocking the bootloader? ( 14.2.A.1.136 )
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can you stop asking the same question in multiple threads, and READ
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