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    jennie's Avatar
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    Feb 09, 2010
    Macbook Air & Seagate Portable Drive
    Can anyone point me in the right direction? I'm trying to connect this drive to my MB Air and actually go in and select files and docs and things... not just do an automatic backup that it seems to want to do. I have to free up space ASAP. Thanks!

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    s2odin's Avatar
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    Oct 23, 2010
    C2D 2.26 | 500GB Seagate Momentus | 2GB 1066 (soon to be 8)
    Is it formatted for the Mac?
    That's the first thing to do.
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    scathe's Avatar
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    Jan 12, 2009
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    Or if you don't want to format the drive, get a driver/app to read the filesystem.
    I presume it's a NTFS drive? Quickest way would be to get an app called ntfsMounter. Works like a charm.

    Other options are Paragon NTFS and NTFS-3G.

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