disk utility

Discussion in 'iMac' started by ankushpatel, May 2, 2007.

  1. ankushpatel macrumors regular

    Sep 27, 2005
    ran a verify of my hard drive, and it came up with 1 HFS volume checked
    Volume needs repair"

    how do i repair this?
  2. mad jew Moderator emeritus

    mad jew

    Apr 3, 2004
    Adelaide, Australia
    Boot from the OSX discs and run Disk Utility from there since you can't repair the booted volume. The repair butotn should not be greyed out when booted from the OSX discs. Alternatively, run fsck from Single User mode if the discs are currently unavailable. :)

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