Will Seagate Free Agent Pro work with my MBP?

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    Yes, but for best compatibility, format it to Mac OS Extended (Journaled)
     
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    Will I still be able to partition it and back osx and xp separately?
     
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    Yes, just use Disk Utility. It can't format to NTFS which is required for best Windows compatibility but you can format it to FAT32 and then in XP, format it to NTFS
     

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