Wd hdd on vista

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Hello,
my wd 250 hdd works nicely with xp and mac but has a problem with vista. i check on two vistas computers (laptop and home) laptop did not open the folders yet recognizes the hdd. hope hardly do both
what seems to be a problem?
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is the external hard drive formatted for the Mac? Does the XP have a special driver for the Mac formatted disk? The only other option is formatted with FAT32 and the Vista computers should read that formatting OK.
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hey
no additional formationg i just plug it to xp or mac and it works that is it. I do not want to format it i want to access to the existing files on it.
thanx