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My Seagate FreeAgent Go250GB become write protected for Macbook, but works fine on windows laptop. How can I fix this issue?

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You must download the macbook transfer information to the hdd then you must download the seagate freeagent transfer information to your macbook. the hdd should come with the information already stored on it.

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It's probably formatted to the wrong filesystem; Macs prefer HFS+, Windows prefers NTFS, but they both can read and write FAT32. I'd recommend using the Mac's Disk Utility application to reformat the drive to be FAT 32 (but be careful, this will erase the external hard drive, so back up first!)

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