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lukavivid

 
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had some problems with user account so i created user named folder by default.

the disc space show that data are here but i cant find and see them tryed this..

defaults write com.apple.finder AppleShowAllFiles TRUE
killall Finder

comant in terminal.. didnt satisfy


help, help, help!
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Tander

 
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Hi,

Are you trying to access data from an old user account?
What version of OS X are you running?
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Hello,

OS X 10.4.11, Mac G5 quad


No, i cant access.

The old account was not editable/readable all maps ware gone. Reciving -36 error code all the time.
When i try to search something by "spotlight" it automaticly closed window.


It's like computer hide it from me and freshen up it self.

Thnx for hlp!
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Hi

By default - OS X will not allow users to view each others folders (Except a public folder) for security reasons. You could change the permissions on the folder though. Are you not able to login to the user account any more?

What error message do you get when logging into the account?
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the account is gone with all files (pic, vid, music)

i am the only one using the machine. when he gave me the -36 error messages (unable to write) i figure to make same folder with same name as previous and it workt.

but nowhere to see the previous files.
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