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Help! I have a  mac computer and i have a seagate external hard drive. When you plug the external hard drive into the mac it comes up onto the desktop. If you try to move files to it like pics music etc. a notice pops up and reads sea_gate HD cannot be modified. Please help me!

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You have not yet formatted the drive to work with you MAC. You will need to use your MAC's Disk Utility to format the drive in order to write to the drive, but be aware that formatting will erase everything already on the external drive, so back up anything on the drive you want to keep first.

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