Plugged external hard drive shows activity when none is expected.

Discussion in 'OS X Mavericks (10.9)' started by Sparta1978, Jun 8, 2014.

  1. Sparta1978 macrumors newbie

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    Picture this: a brand new mbp, a hard drive plugged in.

    When i look at it it, the led on the drive shows constant activity. I am not pulling anything from the drive, what kind of activity is this?

    David
     
  2. satcomer macrumors 603

    satcomer

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    #2
    Maybe it is Spotlight scanning that new drive.
     

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