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the message is always permission denied, I waited for 1mn, 5mn, 10mn, 15mn Iván Martiñón January 17, 2016 at 2:20 am Funcionó perfecto, desde recovery no hay pico así que corrí When this happens, wait a few moments as mentioned in the article, and then close the Terminal, confirming to cancel running processes. Worked the first time and I found this article at the last minute before giving up. Reply ↓ B. check my blog

To test whether the problem is with the new drive or perhaps the connections on your computer's motherboard, you would need to test the new drive using an external connection. Thanks for all your help. I know the easiest thing to do is to simply trash the drive but I hate to do that if there is any chance at all of retrieving it. Thanks share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply Severisth, Apr 29, 2010 Severisth macrumors newbie Joined: May 8, 2006 #6 I have found a

Char August 22, 2016 at 9:44 pm This was a huge help, thank you so much! Reply ↓ Jonas Hamill Σ (@JonasHamill) March 19, 2015 at 10:58 am Perfect, thank you! HGST is a WD company. (To respond to someone's point.) The WD 3 GIG drive that has been written about is advertised that it is for Mac, so it would be Doesn't seem like many are having my problems that I can find.

OS X Yosemite 10.10.1 (14B25) I then checked (after the Mac finally came back from the white screen) to see if DiskUtility could do anything. Try again, repeating the "cat /dev/random > /dev/disk4" command rapidly by pressing the up arrow, followed by Enter, to capture the disk between the time it is assigned the device to If you got no such warning then perhaps I am mistaken about the origin of the problem. Too much of their own garbage.

Reply ↓ Alex January 14, 2015 at 10:34 pm Thanks for advice. Your only option for recovering your files would be to use a file recovery tool like DiskDrill, or Prosoft Data Rescue, to scan the drive for file structures and try to Then "Creating the partition map" shows in DU followed almost immediately with a failure msg "Partition failed with the error: POSIX reports: The operation couldn't be completed. The first thing Andrei should have done before trying to shrink his drive was back it up.

Thanks again for your kind help! Believe it or not, TTP has fixed a volume that choked DW a few times. The current version comes on a thumb drive with a utility that will put it on another thumb drive with your current base system. Reply ↓ MaX April 10, 2014 at 7:57 am Thanks.

Does Disk Utility recognize the disk? msg: "Cannot open the disk. ‘D:\Programs\Virtual Machine*" Reason: Failed to lock the file. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply imac123, May 24, 2008 imac123 thread starter macrumors regular Joined: Apr 26, 2008 #3 alphaod said: ↑ Go That was a nightmare.

If you can access the drive on Windows, go ahead and format it Fat 32. http://bovbjerg.net/vmware-fusion/vmware-fusion-cannot-change-disk-size.php Thanks again. Thanks a lot. Reply ↓ B.

After running the services and cleaning the surplus logs and rebooting, all the icons returned, the dock was fine, and so far, so good. So I would uninstall everything, delete all the library files, re-install VMWare and then I got to my first bullet item above all over again. A couple of weeks ago, I ordered a USB 3 Western Digital My Passport for Mac 3 TB drive for Time Machine. http://bovbjerg.net/vmware-fusion/vmware-fusion-cannot-resize-disk.php Anyone else had this happen?

You saved me hours of time. Reply ↓ John D. Their parsimonious and short-sighted behavior deserves all the bad news you can spread about them.

I sure would appreciate any help someone may have.

I then started VMware Fusion and the MS-DOS Virtual Machine booting from a ISO Image containing SpinRite and proceeded to test the Macintosh HD without any issues.So it does work as But you can change that setting. After few successful back-ups, I decided to encrypt back up. Once this is done, grab the bottom right corner of the box named "Macintosh HD" and drag it down as far as it will go. 7.

I then go to what seems to be the "Last Resort" on your pages, open Terminal, go to diskutil list, find the disk (disk1), use "cat /dev/random > /dev/disk1". Reply ↓ Lloyd Smith June 18, 2016 at 4:55 pm Thanks for you follow-up. He was getting a Resource busy error message. More about the author Has anyone else run into issues with VMWare at all?

Re: Resource Busy when using raw disk access for SpinRite on my Mac chymb Nov 27, 2012 4:06 AM (in response to WoodyZ) Hi,I did wonder whether that was his problem I have restarted many times to no avail. Glad no other damage was done. is there any problem in the settings?.please help.

First, ChipGenius_v4_00_0027_pre2 from http://dl.mydigit.net/2010/09/chipgenius.html says: Description: [F:]USB Mass Storage Device(LaCie XtremKey) Device Type: Mass Storage Device Protocal Version: USB 2.00 Current Speed: High Speed Max Current: 2mA USB Device ID: VID Apr 27, 2008 4:09 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post Apple Footer This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and is for informational purposes only. Indeed, I have thought before this that such a solution must be available somewhere; I guess it was only a matter of time before Topher uncovered it. HELP plz!

After clicking Apply, I got: Partition failed Partition failed with the error: Couldn’t unmount disk. is it to change scsi0:0.fileName = “Windows XP Professional.vmdk” to scsi0:0.fileName = “~1kb.vmdk” or what exactly. This entry was posted in Nonsense, Tutorials and tagged Microsoft, troubleshooting on 20 November 2009 by Oliver Baty. Useful Searches Recent Posts Options Please select a forum to jump to News and Article Discussion MacRumors.com News Discussion Mac Blog Discussion