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I have a WD Elements 1 TB hard drive but i can copy and paste on to the hard drive ,my computer is a Mac Pro

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  • micmacmedia Mar 31, 2011

    you can copy and post or you CANT copy and paste, it is unclear what your problem is

  • Jaime Johnson-Gadson Oct 21, 2013

    There is something going on in your mac's operating system if you are unable to copy and paste anywhere. Run checks on your operating system. If that doesn't solve the problem reformat your WD hard drive.

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Check to make sure the Hard Drive isn't formated as NTFS if so you won't be able to modify files on the drive without a third party application such as Tuxera NTFS for Mac or NTFS for Mac OS X
Tuxera NTFS for Mac http://www.tuxera.com/products/tuxera-ntfs-for-mac/
NTFS for Mac OS X http://www.macupdate.com/app/mac/26288/ntfs-for-mac-os-x

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