I made the same mistake, forgot about firewire when I got a new laptop. More Read full answer. A firewire external drives. I can't speak to the issue some have had with devices that require bus power. Cut off the or visa versa.
How To Connect Macbook Pro With Firewire
I have an expensive Firewire FW external drive that I have been using for the last few years. Facebook Like! I an pleased to report it all works. Both my external drives work great via my older mac book pro firewir Been through 2 adapters so far on my brand new mac mini with exactly the same results. Contact Us. I don't know why it's happening.