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    Oct 06, 2009
    External HD Folder Permissions
    Howdy! I have perused the net but have found no answer. I have a 2TB WD Ext-HD. For some reason, I cannot rename certain folders in this harddrive. It was formatted on my Mac Book Pro... I have Admin privileges... I have run disk repair on the Ext HD and disk permissions repair on my internal hd and no change. Any Help? Thanks!

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    Sep 28, 2009
    Hoeksche Waard, The Netherlands
    Early "09 Macbook Alubody 13" / iPhone 3G 16GB Black
    Click on the HD in your Finder,
    click "Info"
    at the bottom of the screen, select "ignore owner properties" (or something like that)
    that should do the trick
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    Oct 06, 2009
    that is already checked. permissions are all set to read and write....

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