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Formatting external hard drive


ENGLISHSKIN 8 249
9 Jul 2013 8:27AM
Ive just got myself a new Seagate 2TB Expansion desktop drive. I need to format it to work with my iMac. I've got as far as the Utilities page and found the drive but when you get to the bit with the options ' First Aid / Erase / Raid / Restore' i'm a bit lost . Could someone point me in the right direction please.

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9 Jul 2013 9:05AM
Select the 'Erase' tab...make sure Format is set to Mac OS Extended(journaled) then click Erase........job done!.
ENGLISHSKIN 8 249
9 Jul 2013 9:10AM
Thats worked a treat ! Many thanks !!!!!!

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