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    "Apply to enclosed items" problem

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    "Apply to enclosed items" problem
    My iMac 2007 (OS 10.9) required authentication for copying filed to my hard drive (name: iMac). I selected "apply to enclosed items" in the info window and then aborted halfway through. Now the computer barely functions, slow, relaunched finder often. I can't even access time machine. Any suggestions?

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    "Apply to enclosed items" problem
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    Reboot holding down Option key. Select Recovery disk to boot from.
    Run Disk Utilities from menu. Repair disk permissions.
    Don't do that again.
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    "Apply to enclosed items" problem

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    Other ideas?
    Well, that didn't work. I'm open to any other ideas.

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    "Apply to enclosed items" problem
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    Actually your best bet is a reinstall. You have a backup right?
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    "Apply to enclosed items" problem

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    Restore
    Thanks, Craig. I was able to restore my hard drive from time mating back a couple of days. This seems to have solved my problem. Lesson learned. I appreciate your help.

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    "Apply to enclosed items" problem
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    At least you got it sorted. Good job.
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