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I am trying to burn data from my 20GB Toshiba MK2004GAL hard drive (from an iRiver MP3 years ago) to my MACBOOK with OSX. It is connected by USB, to a USB2.0 to IDE&SATA Cable adapter, to Addionics adapter (AAT18IDE25), to the drive. The red USB light is on and the drive is running. The problem is downloading the music files. The Disk Utility program opened, and it verified my drive, but it does not allow me to pull any info off of it. The following info was provided by Disk Utility: Write Statu


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The problem you have is compatibility, you just cant do this, if you want the information you will have to connect your drive to a windows system to retrieve the devise data.
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