Sure you can do a simple reformat for Mac on top of MBR partitions, but then if you try to use the drive for Time Machine I seem to remember it Best Home Security System? I have a lot of files with pictures that I copied before and did not have any problems. The time now is 08:49 PM. check over here
FAT, FAT16, NTFS, HFS+ (Mac)?P Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - MAC OS Extended file transfer issues by FrankieGhoul / February 24, 2012 4:34 AM PST In reply share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply SR 7, Apr 8, 2010 SR 7 thread starter macrumors regular Joined: Apr 30, 2009 #6 Bacong said: Yes No Voted Undo Score 9 Cancel Comments: thank you all very helpful! 10/05/2015 by fausto luciano Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete Why is this?
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See this? External drives provide you with extra storage in your office or on the go. Now all i want to do is manually select files form my mac and put them onto the drive. Tuxera Ntfs I only used this for Mac Computer since I bough it and today I am also using MAC but no files can be open.
August 26 by donnashelby Thank you so so much September 8 by opilopi Thank you so much! Mac Write To Ntfs You can then paste what ever you on your hard drive. Cancel Ademola Oladipo Rep: 1 Posted: February 27 Options Permalink History But, what if I intend to use the drive on both Windows and Macs? I use it as backup for my Mac and PC.
if so you need an add-on for osx to be able to write to it. Ntfs For Mac September 28 by aasigo works 100%. Results 1 to 14 of 14 Thread: external hard disk "can not be modified". When I choose applications, utilities and then the hard drive, it just opens up the hard drive and doesn't give me the erase option.
Its possible he had this and for some reason the extension is no longer working which could explain the odd error. Some food for thought. How To Change External Hard Drive From Read Only Mac Privacy / DMCA contact / Affiliate and FTC Disclosure Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD ⌂HomeMailSearchNewsSportsFinanceCelebrityWeatherAnswersFlickrMobileMore⋁PoliticsMoviesMusicTVGroupsStyleBeautyTechShoppingInstall the new Firefox» Yahoo Answers 👤 Sign in ✉ Mail ⚙ Help Account Info Help Ntfs Mac Free You should be able to copy files to your USB HDD on the mac!
But then you can't use it with a Windows computer. Then can instantly download on to hard rive from Mac. So, i've installed the hardrive and been taken through the setup process. I don't know of a Mac utility that will do this but SwissKnife will do it very well on a PC. How To Copy Files From Mac To External Hard Drive Without Formatting
Aug 12, 2007 10:19 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by Rapala46, Rapala46 Aug 12, 2007 10:27 PM in response to Rapala46 Level 1 (0 points) Aug 12, Is there in any way possible for me to retrieve those previous two maps (with all photo's and videos) back? What are you trying to erase? this content I didn't do anything to it.
i have two usb devices going. Ntfs-3g I use both, but chalk and cheese! When you click to download the Paragon Driver you get a 404 error! :(( Was this answer helpful?
Reply With Quote 04-14-2010,07:49 PM #9 becbirdie View Profile View Forum Posts Member Since Apr 14, 2010 Posts 2 I'm having the same problem but can't find the place with the Was this answer helpful? Helpful +0 Report ni.ma68 4Posts Friday March 27, 2009Registration date June 11, 2009 Last seen Jun 11, 2009 10:41AM The drive is formatted for Windows using NTFS. Paragon Ntfs For Mac February 12 by Aimee Alfonso Dude, thanks man.
Cancel quarlesr Rep: 31 1 Posted: 11/09/2009 Options Permalink History If you need to have the drive be able to be cross platform you need to get a drive utility that If you still have problems you may want to try a 3rd party app like Disk Genius It also can defragment the drive as well. APM is the best universal choice for Macs, since it can boot both PPC and Intel Macs (though you have to clone Leopard onto it, you can't install directly.) If the have a peek at these guys I am trying to edit files I have on my external hard drive.
This will give you full usage with your Mac but will not be readable by Windows. Cindy Was this answer helpful? Once formatted, will I be able to use the HD on my PC as well? I have many drives formatted in FAT32 that are WELL above the 32GB that they say is the limit (like 1TB).
It should take a few minutes where it seems like nothing is happening, then the drive will disappear, and reappear as read/write-able.Do not hesitate to come back on here if you Its people like you who take the time to help others that makes life so much easier. Yes No Voted Undo Score 2 Cancel Comments: You can buy Tuxera NTFS and download onto your Mac. Yes No Voted Undo Score 0 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz?
StormRider951 2010-07-07 17:13:20 UTC #6 Hi all, Ok here it is. The only fully compatible native format for both Mac and PC is FAT32. However, FAT32 has some major limitations associated Anonymous form close (x) Front Page Mac Blog iOS Blog Roundups AirPort Apple Car Apple Deals Apple Pay Apple Stores Apple TV Apple VR Project It worked of course..and I can copy my files from Macbook to Toshiba external Drive. 3)Then when I did that, I found out that it deletes all the files on my Follow these Steps: 1) Open Finder 2) Click Applications 3) Press, u on Keyboard.
Current format NTFS. I would like to be able to keep using the drive on both OS's for storage. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. I have tried 'Wondershare Data Recovery' already, but I am getting nothing back. 5) Please, can someone help me on this? I have it hooked up to my Mac right now and if I try to save something to it or make a new folder, it tells me the drive cannot be
i want this to be able to transfer from mac to windows, thats why i bought it.