XP on MacBook (Boot Camp)

By Misch868
Oct 24, 2008
  1. Maybe it was covered in these forums or online somewhere but I'm having bad luck finding it.
    I was just wondering if, from XP on my MacBook, its possible to see the rest of the Macintosh HD? All I can see in "My Computer" is drive C:

  2. wii-ste

    wii-ste TS Rookie Posts: 163

    As far as I am aware, no you would not be able to because the Apple portion of the hard-disk is formatted using the HFS+ file system which XP does not understand. There are third-party tools (eg MacDrive) which will allow you to do this although you will probably have trouble finding a free one.
  3. Misch868

    Misch868 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thanks for the help!
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