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  1. M

    mount -uw fails with aerror 66 what to do?

    so i am running mac os 11 beta on a macbook2016. i open the terminal and type sudo mount -uw / to mount the system volume with write access. bud then i just get an aerror 66 is there anything i can do to be able to write to the systemvolume again? i also have sib and sib root authentication...
  2. Q

    Accessing the files on my phone from my Mac without a cloud service

    I use Mac, Windows, iOS and Android and I wish to access the files stored on a phone from my computer. I do not use cloud services at all and I do not wish to. With Windows and Android, I can plug my phone to my computer and fully access, read and write the files stored on my phone from my...
  3. Gratefulgoat

    Target disk mode shows SSD but won’t mount

    Hello, I’d really love some guidance here. My girlfriends laptop crashed on her. Upon turning on the laptop a folder with a question mark showed. We moved it into internet recovery mode. Initially the standard Mac HD showed in red. We reset the laptop and another screen showing the SSD...
  4. Sciuriware

    Spontaneous Recovery mount

    Hello, since 10.14.1 my TimeCapsule gave up (coincidence I presume), so I dropped TimeMachine backup and started to use some other utility. During TM backups I had noticed a short mount and umount of /Volumes/Recovery, but since then, without TM activity, it appears to mount at random. I umount...
  5. Killerbob

    How do I "mount" folders on an external SSD?

    I have been mounting folders on my NAS directly onto my desktop for years. Using the command - mount volume "afp://BMK-rnp (AFP)._afpovertcp._tcp.local/Music" - in a script, I have basically mounted several folders on my desktop, and iTunes, LightRoom, and plenty of other applications, have...
  6. L

    Help: Could not mount disk1s2 after erase

    Hey, I'm new to this forum and, don't know much about Mac. I have a Macbook Pro mid 2012 edition. I recently Installed a used SSD (Samsung Evo 850 250gb) in place of my HD, and took out the optical drive and placed my HD there instead. I have a USB to boot High Sierra on the new SSD, which...
  7. SurJones

    Late 2015 iMac Upgrading Questions

    I've read and read and watch youtube videos and just amazed there isn't more decisive info out there. I'm gonna be upgrading from the Stand to the Vesa Mount, so while I was all the way torn down, It thought I would start looking at options for other upgrades. Current 3TB Fusion. I have the...
  8. Magus90

    Vesa mounting a 5k 27 Imac?

    Hey There, So i went through a headache with Apple because i had no idea the base wasn't removable on the new IMACs and on top of that you can't just easily vesa mount them. You have to buy a special IMAC just for vesa mounting. So i was wondering what people thought of these mounts that...
  9. T

    Recommendations for a replacement metal square for magnetic car mounts?

    This might be an odd question, but you know those car mounts that are magnetic and they have you put a little metal square on the back of your iPhone or under the case? can anyone recommend a thinner metal square to put in there? I had one that i used, but i finally lost it, and was looking for...
  10. I

    External HD not mounting anymore

    Hi! I've got a problem with my external HD. I used it via an Anker USB-Hub in combination with another HD when it suddenly began to periodically unmount and mount again. After a few times of (un-)mounting I detached the HD from the hub and plugged it directly in my USB port. But it didn't show...
  11. KieranDotW

    Reformatting External HDD when Disk Utility does not respond?

    Hi, I have a 2tb Seagate External HDD divided into two 1tb expansions for backups and external storage, respectively. As of a few days ago I have been able to mount and access the external storage partition; however the backup partition does not mount. As a last ditch effort I'm considering...
  12. savinorum

    Problem mounting external HD

    hi! i've been having some troubles as of today with one of my external HDs. it's a 1TB LG External HDD HXD7. it was originally mounted on a Windows PC so it used NTFS. i've been running it with Tuxera NTFS with exceptional, really rare problems. most of the time it worked fine. but today when i...
  13. O

    Unable to mount bootcamp partition after resizing

    I resized my bootcamp partition using the minitool partition wizard (I've later discovered this wasn't the correct way to do it, I know) and now the bootcamp partition does not show up in OS X, and I can't mount it. Also, in disk utility, the 100GB that I added to the bootcamp partition is...
  14. speedingant

    AutoMounter your NAS Shares - Native macOS App

    Introducing AutoMounter, a powerful menu item designed to automatically mount your network shares. We wanted our network shares always accessible and ready to use. If you've got a NAS appliance, a server at work, or even shared folders on your other computers, you'll know how time consuming it...
  15. Aeparker

    How Stable is it?

    I'm am debating on installing the Mac OS Sierra public beta. All the new features look great. I held off on installing it because I didn't want to deal with bugs. This is the 7th update. How stable is it? I have a early 2015 iMac. I am a photographer, so I need my all of my Adobe software to...
  16. Computers!

    Rename FAT partitions on SSD and now it wont mount

    Hello!, So I renamed my a third FAT partition, on my internal SSD drive from "Untitled" to something more professional (because I have clients that work over my shoulder). The partition was intended to be used for bootcamp. I ended up temporarily having to put some files on it. After renaming...
  17. yaxomoxay

    External HD stopped mounting. Can't mount it!

    Hi guys - I don't know what happened but I can't mount my external HD anymore (it has external power source, so it's not that, plus it turns on). This is what Disk Utility Shows: I noticed the Owners: Disabled. And this is what I see if I run diskutil from terminal to get info: This...
  18. eaprice

    iPad Mount In-Car Dashboard (control stereo, etc)

    Hey guys, I just bought a 2010 Ford Fusion SEL and I want to modify my dashboard to take out the stereo system and replace it with an iPad Air 2 or iPad Mini 4, that can control the stereo system and everything. I found some images on Google where people had done this with the same vehicle, but...
  19. T

    Case or Mount to Hold Phone Still Similar to Apple Videos?

    Hi, I tried searching but didn't find anything on this topic - I want to record some videos demoing features of my app similar to how Apple does between 01:04 and 01:10 in this video...
  20. eaprice

    Secure iPad Car Mount

    Hey guys, So I'm buying a new car and would like to mount an iPad Mini 4 Wifi+Cellular inside with a stand that comes up from the centre console, sort of like the attached photo to give you an idea of what I'm thinking. My concern though is locking/securing the device in the car so that it...