TiBook Target to WinXP connection

Discussion in 'Mac Help/Tips' started by mpathos, Nov 9, 2002.

  1. mpathos macrumors newbie

    Nov 9, 2002

    I'm trying to connect my TiBook to my PC via IEE1394 (which came as a freebee with my Audigy bundle). My WinXP system doesn't automatically recognize the MacintoshHD. Is there some way to make it do this? How?

    Thanks, Mike
  2. BenderBot1138 macrumors 6502

    Oct 28, 2002
    Doesn't your TiBook (running Jaguar I assume) recognize your PC? If it does, why worry about the PC's view... just work from your TiBook.
  3. mpathos thread starter macrumors newbie

    Nov 9, 2002
    No, I'm still running 9.2 as I'm an audio engineer whose key software hasn't all been Carbonised as yet. I'd really like to find a solution for offloading audio and video files onto my home PC's big HD when I'm not using them.

    The PC recognises the TiBook in Target as an "Unidentified IEE1394 Device". Does this sound like an HD formatting issue?

    Thanks, Mike
  4. GeeYouEye macrumors 68000


    Dec 9, 2001
    State of Denial
    Yeah, it's a formatting issue. PCs can't read HFS+, so boot up in Jag, transfer the files from the TiBook end, and then go back to 9.
  5. iJon macrumors 604


    Feb 7, 2002

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