How to save files from mac apple laptop to hp hard drive Tags: Laptops Macintosh Hewlett Packard Apple Hard Drives Mac OS X Last response: December 30, 2012 8:19 PM in Mac Os X Share edrey December 20, 2012 12:09:08 PM Hello, i bought an HP hard drive and i want to store my files, music, picture on it but i cannot save or drag it from my mac apple laptop. what will i do to make it work? need help..thanks More about : save files mac apple laptop hard drive | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to edrey Register or log in to remove alvine Laptop Expert December 20, 2012 12:19:18 PM you can either format your hp drive to fat32 (older file system) but the maximum file size will be limited to 4gigs or you can use Mac Paragon which will install NTFS (file system) drivers so you can read and write to the drive http://download.cnet.com/Paragon-NTFS/3000-2094_4-19096... | Report abuse Reply to alvine mcnumpty23 Laptop Expert December 20, 2012 12:50:32 PM i have used this in the past http://www.mediafour.com/products/macdrive | Report abuse Reply to mcnumpty23 Ijack Laptop Expert December 20, 2012 1:13:48 PM Or, more sensibly if you are only going to use it on a Mac, use disk utility to format it as an OS X Extended drive. http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3509 | Report abuse Reply to Ijack saiajin December 30, 2012 7:39:54 PM edrey said:Hello, i bought an HP hard drive and i want to store my files, music, picture on it but i cannot save or drag it from my mac apple laptop. what will i do to make it work? need help..thanks Here is another NTFS option..But I would just reformat the drive to HFS | Report abuse Reply to saiajin daship December 30, 2012 8:19:56 PM Ijack said:Or, more sensibly if you are only going to use it on a Mac, use disk utility to format it as an OS X Extended drive. http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3509 ^^^^ Best answer^^^^^ | Report abuse Reply to daship Register or log in to remove Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Mac Os X>How to save files from mac apple laptop to hp hard drive> Related ressources: ForumHow to save files from mac apple laptop to hp hard drive Forum(NOT A TROLL THREAD) Apple , and why do/don't you buy their products? ForumPC computers Vs Apple ForumBuffalo RAID Array 1 - files corrupt when copying to USB drive ( Apple Mac ) ForumUnable to remove Read-Only attribute from External Hard Drive - Mac Laptop ForumHow to transfer info from a mac harddrive to an hp laptop ? ForumPC vs. Mac ...The end all discussion ForumDo you Hate Ipods/ Apple /Macs? ForumWant a Penryn processor crack open an apple ! ForumPC Vs. Mac ForumApple 's MacBook Pro - All This and Windows Too ForumLaptop as Desktop's external USB hard drive ??? ForumSave XP! ForumApple laptop vs. competition ForumHow to break RSD password for blocked sites ForumMy g4 tower turns on. I get the apple with the circle thing. And then it shuts ForumHow to install mac os on asus motherboard and how to create dual boot ForumApple Protection Plan Forum[Solved] Without an optical drive how do you load the OS in the new iMacs? Forum[Solved] How to get mountain lion on my build? More resources Read discussions in other Mac Os X categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !