Time Machine Error! Help me.

Discussion in 'MacBook' started by baddj, May 28, 2009.

  1. baddj macrumors 6502

    Mar 4, 2009
    Okay i am trying to make my old 160GB external HDD as my backup. but when it starts it saves about 50mb and then shows
    and in the logs it shows
  2. p.luik macrumors regular

    Jan 18, 2008
    Faribault, MN
    Is there anything else on the drive? Use disk utility to erase the drive. Then check permissions on the drive.
  3. baddj thread starter macrumors 6502

    Mar 4, 2009
    The HDD was erased by Time Machine and you can not fix permissions on a Time Machine Drive it will not let you.

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