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New HDD The disk you inserted was not readable by this computer.

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Jun 10, 2013 7:26 AM

I've put my brand new 2.5" hybrid hard drive in an enclosure and get the following message: "The disk you inserted was not readable by this computer." and have been given the following 3 options: Initialize... / Ignore  / Eject.


What does Initialize do and is the right option for me if I want to format and partition my hard drive?


All help appreciated.

MacBook Pro, Mac OS X (10.7.3)


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