Thread: partition a HDD for mac and pc
05-20-2007, 04:11 PM #1
partition a HDD for mac and pc
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- May 01, 2007
- Macbook Pro 2.16ghz, 2gigram, 320HDD 7200rpm, dual-boot with XP.
Hey i have a 250 gig usb 2.0 external drive. Can i partition half of it to use for my mac and the other half to use for my pc? How would i go about doing this?
05-20-2007, 04:55 PM #2
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Hi Badderup - Applications, utilities, disk utility. The drive will need to be formatted as fat 32 so as to be seen by both Mac and pc. Then create a partition, to whatever size you like. After having done that you should be able to use the external drive in both computers."Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass. It's about learning to dance in the rain."
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