This is not an unnecessary tutorial since many my buyers bringing their new Mac Mini to my store to ask “how to download, transfer and copy flash drive data to Mac Mini”.

copy flash drive data to Mac MiniNew Mac Mini users commonly have difficulty in transferring data from Flash drives such as USB or External hard drive due to 2 reasons:

– Plug the USB flash drive or External HDD into one of the Mac mini’s USB ports.
– From Mac OS X, Open the Finder app and the USB flash drive should be listed under Devices on the left side. Click on it and and you will see the drive file system at the right hand side. Locate to where you want to access and copy then paste files as normal.