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    hard drive help
    hey

    help please

    i've just bought a third party external hard drive (usb 2.0)
    its osx compatible. when i plug it in the green light comes on
    - but i can't find the drive?

    where is it?

    heeeeeeeeeelllllllllllllppppppppppp ppppplllllleeeeeeeaaaaasssssseeeee

    regards

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    Have you formatted it yet? Open Disc Utility and see if it shows up there.


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    Quote Originally Posted by baggss
    Have you formatted it yet? Open Disc Utility and see if it shows up there.

    hey baggss

    do i choose partition - then what?

    thanks

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    I take from your post on the other forum that you got this solved?


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    thanks
    Quote Originally Posted by baggss
    I take from your post on the other forum that you got this solved?
    hey

    yes thank you - i've pm'd u
    and added to your ever growing reputation

    the link was sock on

    regards neye:

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