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    Dec 11, 2008
    White Mackbook Purchased 11/2007 500gbhd, 4G of RAM, Leopard
    Can I use my PC as my Time Machine Backup?
    I just put a 500gb HD in my PC and would love to use it for a backup HD. Is this possible? I searched to no avail. Thanks!

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    Jan 23, 2008
    Fort Worth, Texas
    27" iMac i5, 3.2 GHz, iPad 3, iPhone 5c, iPhone 6+, 3 iPods, El Capitan
    Not the way it is you can't. You'll need to remove the drive from the PC and reformat it to the Mac OS X file system. (HFS +) Then put it in an external USB carrier to attach to your Mac. Be sure to read up on requirements for using Time Machine. Link


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