How to Convert a Macintosh Hard Drive to Fat 32?

Answer Apple Macintosh computers running the Mac OS X operating system use the Hierarchical File System Plus (HFS+) as their native file system. HFS+ supports features necessary for the proper operation o... Read More »

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How to Repair a Macintosh Hard Drive?

For safety, you should go to Applications > Utilities > Disk Utility, click your start-up disk in the sidebar and click Verify Disk to check it. But when it says something is wrong, you gotta repai... Read More »

How to Wipe the Hard Drive on an Older Macintosh?

Older Macintosh computers ran on a different operating system than Mac OS X computers use today. At the time, it was called "Mac OS" but now it is most often referred to as "Mac Classic." To comple... Read More »

Can you boot a Macintosh computer from a USB external hard drive?

Yes, you can boot from an external hard drive with your Macintosh computer by pressing the keyboard combination "Cmd," "Opt," "Shift" and "Delete." This will tell your Macintosh computer to bypass ... Read More »

How to Convert an Internal Hard Drive to an External Jump Drive?

An external "jump" drive is a drive that can be attached to a USB port, allowing for fast and simple access to the data therein. Converting your existing internal hard drive into an external drive ... Read More »