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Format A Flash Drive To Work With OS X And Windows [Video How-To]

Format A Flash Drive To Work With OS X And Windows [Video How-To]

For users who work with both Macs and PCs, having a flash drive that can work between both and seamlessly transport files can be critical. The tricky part is choosing the filesystem that provides the best interoperability between both computers. In this video, I’ll show how to format a flash drive for both Macs and PCs the right way.

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Changing The Default Screenshot Format In OS X [Video How-To]

Changing The Default Screenshot Format In OS X [Video How-To]

Have you ever wanted to change the default screenshot format in Mac OS X? The default PNG files can end up being huge, especially with higher resolution displays. In this video, I’ll show you how to change the format to anything you’d like, even a PDF.

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Formatting External Hard Drives In OS X [Video How-To]

Formatting External Hard Drives In OS X [Video How-To]

When you buy an external Hard Drive for use with Time Machine, Apple’s backup software, you will most likely need to format it before you can use it, since chances are that it is formatted for a Windows based computer. You could always spend the extra money to get a Mac formatted Hard Drive, but what’s the sense in that? You can format your own external Hard Drive right from Mac OS X. This video will show you how.