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11th February 2006, 09:58 PM
Can I connect my PowerBook G4 to my desktop G4?

I want to see it as another disk image and then drag'n'drop files from one to another.

Can this be done? And if so how?

11th February 2006, 10:14 PM
Its pretty easy, just connect say the powerbook (turn off powerbook firs) to the desktop using the firewire port, then restart the powerbook hold down "t"

Powerbook is now a firewire external hard disk

11th February 2006, 10:24 PM
Thanks MacMan.

I can then drag and drop?
Where will the folders end up? on the desktop?

11th February 2006, 10:37 PM
Yep, just a simple case of dragging files from one to the other. You can drag them from the PB to your G4 desktop or vice versa - where ever you want as the PB is now acting like an external hard disk