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    Unhappy Please help! How do I re-format an external HD?
    First off I would like to say that I am a brand new member and I look forward to being part of this community.

    Ok well, I am having a problem. I bought an external USB hard drive, however, it is formatted for Windows NT.

    I have tried using the "Disk Utility" application, BUT every time I try and do something it says "Not Responsing" and I have to FORCE QUIT the application.

    How in the world do I get this formmated to Mac OS X?

    Thanks!!!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by CJSurabian
    First off I would like to say that I am a brand new member and I look forward to being part of this community.

    Ok well, I am having a problem. I bought an external USB hard drive, however, it is formatted for Windows NT.

    I have tried using the "Disk Utility" application, BUT every time I try and do something it says "Not Responsing" and I have to FORCE QUIT the application.

    How in the world do I get this formmated to Mac OS X?

    Thanks!!!!!
    Welcome to Mac-Forums CJSurabian...!

    I found some info that you should read:

    http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=234733

    If you need any further help just post back...

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