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Originally Posted by bryan08252 View Post
Let me ask this: Can I take a USB and run it from my pc to the iMac directly and transfer files?
No, because your external hard drive is formatted to the Mac file system (HFS+) and Windows can not read nor write to that file system without third party software.

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Originally Posted by bryan08252 View Post
Or do I have to partition the external hd?
That's what you were advised to do in the first reply wasn't it?

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