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marshcl
Oct 2, 2009, 05:37 AM
The hard drive in my Mac crashed recently so I have installed new hardware and need to format the internal drive to re-install Leopard. But when I try to either erase or partition the drive from Disk Utility, I get the Partition Failure : Input/Output Error message. Can anyone provide any advice on a fix for this or is it a OS error that I can't get around?



Michael Smith
Oct 2, 2009, 11:50 AM
The most likely cause of the error you're seeing is drive or cable failure.

t0mat0
Oct 2, 2009, 07:18 PM
Check partitions options perhaps?