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iPod - Can I use a Mac Formatted iPod as an external HD on a PC?


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Can I use a Mac Formatted iPod as an external HD on a PC?
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Apparently, you can.

Check this out: http://www.apple.com/getamac/movetomac/ipod.html
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Apparently, you can.

Check this out: http://www.apple.com/getamac/movetomac/ipod.html
That's using a Windows Formatted iPod to transfer files. In the end you will be asked to convert the iPod to Macintosh format.

To answer the question, No. A Macintosh formatted iPod can not be read by a PC. A Windows formatted iPod can be read from both a PC and a Mac however.
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