Western digital wireless

Discussion in 'Mac Accessories' started by longthizzz, Aug 13, 2014.

  1. longthizzz macrumors regular

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    I have a western digital external hard drive , that I use for my time machine . Is there a way I can hook up an apple airport express to make it wireless . I just hate attempting to find the cable for the wd hard drive
     
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  3. Tomorrow macrumors 604

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    You can hook up an Airport Extreme (one of the new, tall models) and use it wirelessly.
     
  4. longthizzz thread starter macrumors regular

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    is it just plug and play .or do i need to go into the system prefs.
     
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    Judging from some user comments I've read, just plug and play. You do have to set up Time Machine on your Mac and point it to the USB disk plugged into your AirPort Extreme.
     

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