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    Jan 03, 2009
    Carson City, Nevada, USA
    MacBook Pro (late 2008), OS 10.6.2, FCE 4.0.1, CS 1
    Disk Bitmap Failure
    I have video stored on an acomdata ext. HD. While trying to edit the video, using Final Cut Express, all kinds of goofy things were happening. I did a Disk Repair: it found and repaired bitmap error. Do it again; it found and repaired bitmap error. The third time it passed. Tonight I tried it again and again bitmap error found and repaired. The second time tonight it passed. One suspects the disk is telling me that it is preparing to give it up altogether. Any thoughts? Thanks

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    Lake Mary, Florida
    15" MBP, Core i7/2GHz, 8GB RAM, 480GB Crucial M500 SSD
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    Jul 02, 2006
    Crawley, England
    20" Intel iMac 2.4 Ghz/3G Ram/320HD, Snow Leopard. PBook G4, 1.5Ghz/1.5 Ram/250 HD, Leopard 10.5.6.
    Not necessarily the disc, this could just be the system files getting screwy.
    I would suggest doing an FSCK check first, and if that doesn't solve it, an archive and install to see if that solves it.
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