WD passport help


macrumors newbie
Original poster
Jan 16, 2007
i know this has probably been asked but can anybody tell me how to format the drive because it says i only have 55gb out of 80gb left eventough there is nothing saved onto it, also when i buy leopard will i be able to use this drive for time machine right away or will i have to do something first.


macrumors 6502a
Jun 21, 2007
Use Disk Utility to erase and then format the drive. It's in the Utilities folder. :)
Just remember to partition it with FAT if you want to use it on OS X and Windows, and HFS if you want to use it on OS X only (say, for Time Machine).
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