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So im installing a new hd for my macbook and i need to format it first, so the question is what format to use. mac os extended (journaled), " ", " "(case-sensitive, journaled), " "(case-sensitive), MS-DOS, Unix File system.
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I don't know all that much about Mac formats, but you wouldn't want the MS-DOS, or the UFS, and I think the best to go with is the standard, journaled format (the first on the list) but, I could be wrong.
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"Mac OS extended, journaled" is the way to go... :cool:
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