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HTH. If I format it will I be able to read and write from both PC and Mac? That is the only downside. Is there any way at all to open it if even for a short time to retrieve the files? check my blog
Most Mac software plays nicely with each other and restoring to another time is not built into OS XThat said, Time Machine will do something similar but it requires a Hard Have gone through Mac Help but can't follow the instructions - names in instructions don't correspond, so can't follow. item.138203 Mike Viksna Regarding the non-repaired permissions reported by Disk Utility: Repair Permissions doesn't seem to be able to handle symlinks (i.e., the 'l' in the 'they are' part: "...should be To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.
Hard Drive Cannot Be Modified Mac
So unless you are willing to do the work involved in item 2 and then manually reapply those changes after you repair permissions before the next OS X update -- and What gives. i'm trying to copy the card reader's files into my external hard drive.i've tried copying the folder by simply dragging the folder from the CF card reader to the external hard Powered by vBulletinCopyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
I keep finding when go back in everything's a mess again! Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? So, i've installed the hardrive and been taken through the setup process. That's not just asking for problems, it's opening the door, dusting off the Welcome Mat, and inviting them in.
However this past month I switched service providers at home, and discovered that my mac automatically tries to connects to what I assume is the neighbors' wifi now (which is password I checked, and it was empty, even though the name of the file was the one I gave it. As I wrote, I was able to put applications in the Applications folder before. Find More Posts by ginop1 genevish Mac Enthusiast Join Date:Jan 1999 Location:Marietta, GA, USA Status: Offline Oct 8, 2000, 02:13 PM I had this problem as well.
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It's just on a differently named hard drive now. Have gone through Mac Help but can't follow the instructions - names in instructions don't correspond, so can't follow. Hard Drive Cannot Be Modified Mac View more articles by David Kirk Share this article If this article helped you, please THANK the author by sharing. OS X :: IPhoto - Copies Of Modified Photos?
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Therefore, you should find and fix problems *before* updating OS X. (It's also a good idea to do this before installing big software packages.) I recommend the following: 1. The user Desktops are much easier to reach. Click erase.That should do you.P Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - External Hard drive to iMac by nomadd74 / September 27, 2008 11:48 AM PDT In reply to: Connect news macosx.com Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Media Media Quick Links Search Media New Media Members Members Quick Links Notable Members Current Visitors Recent Activity New Profile Posts
The easiest way is to use a utility such as TinkerTool System (that has many other useful functions and is well worth the 10 Euro cost). 2. Click the button on the bottom to "copy to all subfolders". Does anyone know what I did wrong?
It cam with CD software that partitioned the drives so one partition is FAT32 and the other NTFS.It worked fine for a month.
Additionally you should run the "repair permissions on user accounts" (or named similarly) in the tools menu. Privacy / DMCA contact / Affiliate and FTC Disclosure Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD Log in or Sign up Home Forums Search Forums Recent Posts Media Search Media New Media Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site. If so, your Mac should be capable of writing to it, as the quoted message in my first post suggests.
Thanks #1 jamalicious, Apr 3, 2006 Satcomer uix_expand uix_collapse In Geostationary Orbit Joined: Jul 16, 2002 Messages: 9,406 Likes Received: 22 Very simple answer. If so, when is it ever a good idea to repair permissions? 2.) Is the help doc incorrect when it says Disk Utility doesn't repair 3rd party permissions problems? View 3 Replies View Related OS X :: Portable HD Formatted - Cannot Modified On MacBook Mar 15, 2010 I recently bought a Western Digital Elements 640 GB portable hard drive. More about the author My drive is WD My Passport Essential SE 1TB.