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New SSHD, time machine not recognizing drive


I purchased a new ssHD for my Mac mini, and after following your awesome and detailed instructions, my computer does not recognize the new drive on which to install the time machine backup.

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A new drive is unformatted. How are you booting up and from what?

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Thanks for the quick response! I neglected to clip the SATA connector fully into place, and then used disk utiiity "erase" option to prep the SSHD for use as startup disk as outlined in this article:

Thank you for the help!


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