3rd gen ipod help

Discussion in 'Macintosh Computers' started by timmyOtool, Sep 20, 2004.

  1. timmyOtool macrumors member

    Can a 3rd gen ipod formatted for windows be reformatted for mac. Sorry if this is a stupid question, but I am new.
  2. howard macrumors 68020


    Nov 18, 2002
    yes it can, in fact second generation ipods can also be reformatted from windows->mac
  3. Scottyk9 macrumors 6502a

    Jun 18, 2004
    ...although a reformat is not necessary. I have a 3G iPod that I used with a PC running XP. I then saw the light and bought a Mac - and a Mac can work with either a "Mac" or "Windows" formatted iPod.
  4. timmyOtool thread starter macrumors member

    O.K. I bought I display model, that came formatted for windows and I want to use it with my mac. I have no CD or anything like that, how do I go about it?

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