hard disk failure

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by pranav mehta, Aug 1, 2015.

  1. pranav mehta macrumors newbie

    pranav mehta

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    hey guys this is pranav.....so i m having a problem with my hard drive functionality
    all of a sudden yesterday ...when i connected my external drive .something this popped up....
    saying that OS X cant repair the disk ....warning me to backup the data...so ihv backed up my data..bt just for educational purposes i wanted to no what caused this prob...nd in order to resolve it i hv posted this thread....n ihv nt even restored my hard disk.....so now i can only read nd nt write or make changes...so is there any command that can be used to sort out this messs......i hope to get some good solutions ....thnxx Screen Shot 2015-08-01 at 5.00.50 pm.png
     
  2. Gav2k macrumors G3

    Gav2k

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    Yep format the drive. This usually occurs when disks aren't ejected correctly
     
  3. pranav mehta thread starter macrumors newbie

    pranav mehta

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    perhaps this must be the bst sol.....or what should i say ....hv already format it ...thnxx..ya in my case it can be the reason ..as in a hurry i just pluck it out .....
     
  4. Gav2k macrumors G3

    Gav2k

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    Should never just pull it out. Always always eject first.
     
  5. pranav mehta thread starter macrumors newbie

    pranav mehta

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  6. chipchen macrumors 6502

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    DiskWarrior. It's a much heftier utility than Apple Disk Utility. It should also allow you to back it up before it repairs the errors.
     

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