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Best format for an external hard disk

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andy.lawrence Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)
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Sep 3, 2011 8:04 AM

Hi

I need to re-formated my WD 1TB external hard drive and was wondering what is the best file format to use (MS DOS FAT-32, Mac OS Extended Journalled etc)

 

All I store on it are all my videos, tv shows, and back-ups of all my work, documents etc, but I don't use it with time machine

 

Is one format better than the other for my needs?

 

Thanks

 

Andy

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