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So I am pissed because someone sold me an apple drive for my pc.. Is there a way for this drive to work with the pc?
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well, first lemme tell you, basically nothing on a mac, is the same as on a PC (form factor wise)

anyway, id think you can use it... there are no adapters(i think, dont quote me), unless you can make one, which i doubt, sorry. try to get your money back
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try to sue em!!! seriously tell him it and get ur money back
post #4 of 7
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Yeah It hooks up fine. I think it is the apple firmware in the drive though. Because when I boot it spins and makes a loud noise and then stops and again and again. Either that or its a bad drive. Guess we will see.
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post #6 of 7
you need to nuke that drive .

just google nuke and put it on a floppy, give it a double pass.
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No because it won't even recognze at the bios level. It has like 4 types of jumper settings though. It has 15 head 16 head 32g clip and no spin check. When I don't do the spin check it will sort of recognize it in the bios. Spin check just makes a horrible noise. Sounds like the platter is wobbling.
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