If i first used my external hard drive on a Mac, can i use it for a pc?

@puretor (156)
China
March 15, 2008 10:18pm CST
I formatted it on a Mac [for my video class],but i want to move some of the files to my PC. Is it possible or i have to reformat the hard drive to use it?
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@dvschic (1796)
• United States
16 Mar 08
u'll have to reformat it... easiest way is to email the files to yourself then save them on a secondary drive formatted just for PC's..
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@nokia6233 (937)
• India
27 Mar 08
i am not that familiar with macs but as far as i know the file types are different and you have to reformat it to be able it in windows...