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Merry Christmas everyone !!!

I have an iBook G4.... I have an external hardrive problem, transfering any files to it. Warning comes up saying something about permissions can anyone advise me please. I use the Ex HD as a backup store. used to use it on my XP windows laptop.

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The drive is probably formatted to NTFS which means that it is read only from your iBook. Use Disk Utility to reformat it to either FAT-32 or HFS extended.

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