Can I play movies from external drive?

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    lupajet New Member

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    I just bought my step-daughter a 2T seagate expansion drive to move all of her movies and music onto. She's currently using a macbook and so I had to partition and format the drive to mac. However, I can't plug it in to the tv to play these movies like I can with my windows formatted drive. Can this be done? do I have to format the tv or something??
    Thanks in advance!!
     
    lupajet, Dec 25, 2013
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    Kaveman New Member

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    No, you use an Apple TV and play them from the Mac.
     
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