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Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 10-22-2011, 03:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,411
Posted By pyote5
Well the problem is sorted. I resorted to using a...

Well the problem is sorted. I resorted to using a data recovery tool. "Data Rescue" from Prosoft. Its not cheap ($99). So Im sorry if to anybody viewing this post hoping for another answer but thats...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 10-21-2011, 09:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,411
Posted By pyote5
Thanks for the replies. I don't have another mac...

Thanks for the replies. I don't have another mac I can try the hard drive on. It was formatted OS Extended before the install.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 10-21-2011, 06:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,411
Posted By pyote5
Exclamation Hard drive stopped being recognized

I cant open my external Hard drive. Its a Lacie and its got its own power supply. It was working fine until I did a clean install of OS Lion. Now I can't accesses it. It appears in disk utility but...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-20-2011, 05:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,998
Posted By pyote5
Its a Mac Book pro. 2.26ghz. 4 gb RAM. I created...

Its a Mac Book pro. 2.26ghz. 4 gb RAM. I created the dvd using OS Lion. Which was just under 4GB file size. I was able to erase the drive because I booted from the DVD that I created then erased my...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-20-2011, 03:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,998
Posted By pyote5
Cant download the additional components needed to install Mac OS X

My Mac was bought second hand so I thought a clean install was a good idea also the hard drive was eating up my space for reasons I could'nt figure so I
created a bootable copy of OS using a dvd-r....
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-19-2011, 07:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,461
Posted By pyote5
Your probably right. The reason Im using dvd-rw...

Your probably right. The reason Im using dvd-rw is because I m transfering old anlagoue tapes to my computer and I dont want to use a new dvd for each tape. Is there no way I can restore my disk.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-19-2011, 06:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 886
Posted By pyote5
Yes repairing the disk returns same message and...

Yes repairing the disk returns same message and fails.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-19-2011, 05:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 886
Posted By pyote5
Cant access External Hard drive after OS Re-install

Ive been running into a bunch of problems since I got my MAC. Dissapearing HD space being my main problem. I think Ive sorted that problem now after trying a some soloutions ending in reinstalliling...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-19-2011, 02:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,203
Posted By pyote5
Im using Mac OS X 10.7, 2.26Ghz, 4GB ram. I...

Im using Mac OS X 10.7, 2.26Ghz, 4GB ram.
I dont know what else to do with it. Im thinking about reinstalling OS but I dont have a reinstall disk. I bought the laptop second hand.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-19-2011, 01:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,203
Posted By pyote5
UPDATE: I Ran verify Disk Permission and then...

UPDATE: I Ran verify Disk Permission and then repair disk permission. And that got rid of the HUGE File so I now have 196GB free. Im still not satisified though. Should I jst re-run Erase free...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-19-2011, 01:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,203
Posted By pyote5
Angry What the HECKS wrong with my MAC hard drive

I have a 249GB harddrive. 200GB are being used with 38GB available. I was advised to buy a programme called "WhatSize" to find out where my missing disk space went to.

Documents 10.1GB (Final...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-19-2011, 10:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,461
Posted By pyote5
DVD RW unwritable after complete erase in disk utility

I used the "Completly erase" option in disk utility to erase my dvd rw. Now when I try to burn I get a message telling me the disk is unwritable. Its happened with two of my disks. What is wrong.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-17-2011, 05:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,452
Posted By pyote5
Angry Trash wont empty

Im getting pretty fed up with my mac's trash bin> I try and empty it and it tells me the item is in use but for the life of me I cant see how that can be because it clearly is NOT. Following some...
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