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Using Firewire and USB on a Portable HD

Discussion in 'Mac Peripherals' started by TRMN8R, Jan 9, 2011.

  1. macrumors newbie

    With a firewire drive, can I have the drive hooked up to my iMac via firewire, but also have it accessed through USB to my Time Capsule for wireless access?

  2. macrumors 68020

    just leave it hooked to the mac, and share the drive.

    chances are it won't work, but if it did, it would probably do bad things to the drive.
  3. macrumors demi-god


    No, you can't have two devices controlling your hard drive simultaneously.

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