2 February 2018

Open the Windows Control Panel

Windows 7: press/click the Start/Windows key then select Control Panel.

Windows 10:-

press/click the Start/Windows key and "X" then select Control Panel.

If "Control Panel" is not an option, then press/click the Start/Windows, type "control panel" into the Cortana search then click on the Control Panel icon.

Check the View (top left Corner), make sure it says Large Icons or Small Icons. You may pick whichever you prefer.

24 January 2018

Mac and External drives

I wanted to use a USB disk for a Mac backup.

Plugged the disk in and found that it was 'read only'.

I plugged the disk back into my Windows PC and created an ExFat partition.

On plugging back into the Mac it was able to write to the new partition.