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usb hard drive off win pc onto mac

Discussion in 'Apple Mac' started by alangoodjohn, Jul 16, 2006.

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  1. alangoodjohn

    alangoodjohn Thread Starter

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    am no mac man, have taken a 20 gb hard drive off an ibook put it in a usb case. plug it in a pc and it loads, but cannot see mac data on drive . now plugging it into the same ibook fitted with new hard drive and it does not seem to de-tecked.
    regards Alan G
     
  2. tedwinder

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    The Mac stuff won't show on the PC becuase the PC can't read it.
     
  3. alangoodjohn

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    thanks for that but why wont the ibook see it?
    regards alan g
     
  4. tedwinder

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    I'm not entirely sure, but maybe the PC got rid of it becuase it couldn't read it?
     
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