Hard Drives & SSDs: OWC Formatting Guides

Created on: October 20, 2015
Last updated: October 20, 2015

If you need tips on how to format a drive you purchased from Macsales.com, using different versions of the OS X Disk Utility or built-in PC utilities, please see the links below for detailed steps.

 

OWC Drive Guide
http://eshop.macsales.com/Customized_Pages/software/owcdriveguidesetup.pdf

 

OS X Formatting Guide — OS 10.11 El Capitan
http://eshop.macsales.com/tech_center/formatting/Mac_Formatting_ElCap.pdf

 

OS X Formatting Guide — OS 10.6 to 10.10
http://eshop.macsales.com/tech_center/formatting/Mac_Formatting_6-10.pdf

 

Windows Formatting Guide — (Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10)
http://eshop.macsales.com/tech_center/formatting/Windows_Formatting_7-10.pdf