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    Dec 09, 2009
    Macbook white, Core 2 Duo 2.26GHz, 2GB, 250GB
    What external disc format should I use?

    I have a external hard drive that I used to use it with Windows, but now that I bought my new Macbook I couldn't paste any file in it, so after some search with friends I realized it happens because the disk is formated as NTFS...
    How do I change it and, even more important, what format should I use?


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    Nov 28, 2007
    Nambucca Heads Australia
    iMac, i7 4GHz, 32GB memory, 1TB PCI-e storgae StOS X.13.3
    If you are going to use it Mac only, format in Disk Utility to Mac OS Extended (Journalled), and FAT 32 if both PC and Mac.

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