new external harddrive- locked

nomadix

macrumors regular
Original poster
Jul 3, 2006
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howdy Folks;

got an external hard drive - was configured on PC - mate put some files on it - I can retrieve files but cannot delete them or put anything on this external - says locked

Does reguire to be wiped clean and configured on my Mac- I am G5 iMac OS X 10.3.9

cheers thanks in advance
enjoy holiday weeks end
 

nomadix

macrumors regular
Original poster
Jul 3, 2006
111
0
Howdy Folks;

Cheers ya for the info and directions to other posts

I think it best to have it wiped clean on the PC and start fresh on the iMac

had to be a format issue

enjoy the holiday weeks end

Cheers