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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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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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that is already checked. permissions are all set to read and write....
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