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macOS 101: How to Boot and Use a Mac in Target Disk Mode

Target Disk Mode has been a feature of the macOS since the PowerBook 100 (pictured right) was released way back in 1991. This handy feature allows you to connect two Macs via FireWire ports, Thunderbolt ports, or USB-C ports, and...

Thunderbolt Via Target Disk Mode

Several weeks ago when Apple released the first Thunderbolt-equipped Mac, the questions started pouring in on how quickly we'd be able to see the benefits of blazing external speeds. Interestingly enough, no thunderbolt cables were even available until earlier this...