I formatted HDD with a MAC computer, my TV no longer recognises my HDD

Last Update date : 2017.11.30

Samsung TV’s which support movies, music, picture play back only support the following file systems FAT16, FAT32, NTFS. MAC and Linux files systems are not supported.


In order for a HDD which is using a MAC or Linux files system to work on Samsung TVs, the HDD will need to be formatted to FAT16, FAT32, NTFS file systems.


Note: FORMATING a HDD will erase all content off the HDD permanently, please ensure all valuable content is backed up before proceeding with this.

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