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  1. #1

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    Jul 20, 2006
    Macbook and Deleting from External Drive problem
    I have an external hard drive with three partitions formatted as FAT32, and I have a problem with one of the drives. For some reason, it won't let me delete files that are on this partition. It gives me the error message:
    Sorry, the operation could not be completed because an unexpected error occurred
    (Error code -1407).

    What does this mean?

  2. #2

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    Nov 04, 2006
    twin cities, mn, usa
    in finder can you do a "get info" and see if it is locked or that you are the owner of the problem drive?

  3. #3

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    Jun 06, 2008
    Hello, i'm currently experiencing this as well. Any thoughts?

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