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      09-30-2009, 07:16 PM   #34
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Found this in another thread started yesterday

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Originally Posted by E90Eric View Post
I got the HardDrive taken out today. Much to my dismay the drive is an 80GB PATA Toshiba HD. It's a MK8050GAC, if you google it you'll find a press release from Toshiba about their new Automotive drives. My Macbook Pro wouldn't give the drive enough power to spin up in my PATA sled so I've got it hooked to my Windows desktop machine. The computer doesn't recognize the file system so it's def. not NTFS or FAT. Norton's Ghost just recognizes 7 partitions of an "unknown" file type with various sizes. At this point doesn't seem like it would be an easy or worthwhile upgrade. Kudos to someone who figures out the file system and how to manipulate it.
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