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HT1338 how to format an external hard drive for MacOSX

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Nov 30, 2012 11:13 AM

I have a new Fantom hard drive, but ut is formatted with NTFS file system.  How do I format it for my mac mini?  The instructions from Fantom say to use the Disc Utility...but also warn to reformat with HFS.  Will this be done when I chose Disc Utility, or do I need other software?

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