TechSpot Account Sign up for free , it takes 30 seconds. Your OS Operating System might not support the hard drive. Hi everyone, I was advised to post a different discussion instead of having two questions in one, good tip thank you. This week my Macbook refuses to recognise the existence of the hard drive. Matt Clifton Matt Clifton.
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How can I calculate hard drive space? If you lost the driver disk, you can download them here: Reading between the lines, basically you have a drive that’s Windows-formatted, that already has a lot of files on it, which you want to read with your Mac. The macbook is running OSX Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.
Click [Start] – [Computer My Computer ]. You can’t post conmments that contain an email address. If not, I’m afraid your only option is to copy the files off onto another drive ie, buy another external hard drive and connect that to the Mac. Please please please help me as I am just about ready to throw in the towel – it shouldnt be this hard or this much of a headache should it? Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
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I do have to type a password into it when it opens on PC. Removal of a HDD password is a slow process and total time required to remove HDD password is depending on the size of the hard disk and type of hard disk.
External hard drive not recognised Feb 8, A dialog box comes up saying that the “disc needs formatting.
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Start the computer, then log in with the administrator account This week my Macbook refuses to recognise the existence of the hard drive. When i read out the info at the bottom of the screen to applesupport lots of info he just said it wasnt formatted for macs???!!! How bufflao copy data of the computer to the hard drive. Some drives have proprietary encryption which relies on software that you install on your system.
When you attach the drive to the Mac, what happens?