format mac external drive for pc

  bbmf474 12:36 10 Nov 2006
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I have a lacie USB external drive currently used on a mac.
How do I reformat it for pc use?
At this time it is not recognised by my pc.
thanks

  mgmcc 13:02 10 Nov 2006

Can you format it with the Mac as FAT32 so that its file structure is then recognised by Windows? The option in the Mac's "Disk Utility" will probably be to format with "MS-DOS File System".

  bbmf474 14:15 10 Nov 2006

Thanks I will give it a try

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