Why not just wave a rubber chicken over the flash drive too. Thanks again for your kind help! This fix is intended for the drive, and not for the data on it. With this fix you can make use of a drive that otherwise cannot be partitioned and formatted.
Strange thing about this is I got the same behavior out of Parallels which is why I decided not to use it. Handling the terminal scared me but your instructions were great and my disk is formatted. But not the ones with '-flat' in their names.
The procedure involves visiting a Chinese site (to get ChipGenius to reveal the VID, PID and Controller chip part number), and and Russian site to get the flash tool for such Incapsula incident ID: 275001340011215190-7333575071565920 Open Menu Close Menu Apple Shopping Bag Apple Mac iPad iPhone Watch TV Music Support Search apple.com Shopping Bag : CommunitiesSign inPostBrowse discussionsContact SupportSearchCommunitiesContact SupportSign inContentPeopleSearch Support Unfortunately, in my case, after following all possible avenues covered in the multitude of ideas here, my situation remains that I have an external Seagate HDD, 1TB FreeAgent GoFlex that no Thanks share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply Severisth, Apr 29, 2010 Severisth macrumors newbie Joined: May 8, 2006 #6 I have found a
An then such last error message for all consecutive trials. June 18, 2016 at 2:40 am @ Jason Watkins: In my case, I had a brand-new Western Digital MyBook USB drive that I wanted to encrypt - should be pretty simple, Privacy / DMCA contact / Affiliate and FTC Disclosure Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD Got a tip for us? Thanks very much!
To fix this, all I did was delete the VMWare Preference files (which are found in the Library folder) and then started VMWare again, and allowed it to auto-detect the Boot Thank you Taiwo 22 October 2014 at 8:52 pm Deleting .lck folders worked for me too. Thanks a lot Reply ↓ Evan May 9, 2016 at 5:57 am I get the error: cat: stdout: Input/output error after typing: cat /dev/random > /dev/disk2 Reply ↓ Dann May 31, You can use any of the drive adaptors for this, though an external drive (in a case) is probably a better way to go if you intend to continue using the
Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? A Patient Saftey server is back online in minutes!!!! Basti 29 August 2016 at 2:16 am KenPem's solution worked for me as well! I've restarted my macbook and went through the instructions but I would end up with same issue.
Reply ↓ Tim Jones-Yelvington September 17, 2016 at 12:57 pm Have executed these instructions in Terminal several times and am still getting the "cant write to the last block of drive" http://softwaredevelopercertification.com/vmware-fusion/vmware-fusion-cannot-change-disk-size.php Since you can boot from a thumb drive, your computer will apparently work from an external drive. KenPem 8 November 2010 at 4:45 am If this happens as the result of a crash, rather than intentionally as a "boot-clean" restart, and you're trying to recover, then a less-destructive not getting "could not create the virtual disk for your boot camp virtual machine" share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply oli2140, May 27,
Some had a problem here or there, and for others it didn't work at all. Click Partition. 6. Of course, with a large hard drive this value equation will be different, and a conscientious effort to salvage the drive may be appropriate.
Two drives failed over the couple of years I used the 8600.
I wonder what else I'm missing. -Rob
vmware-raw-disk0-ide-pt.vmdk 31.5 K vmware-raw-disk0-ide.vmdk 680 bytes SpinriteVM.vmx 2.1 K Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 7. many many many parallels.. I struggled for 4 days until I found this artcle was in shambles becasue the way that the experts setup one of our VMs was in a RAID 5 wtihin the Disk utility does recognize but will not allow mount.
For /dev/null, this device acts like an instant trash can for any information sent to it, and is useful for scripting and programming. Run the following command to make the script executable: chmod 777 formatdrive.sh 5. In any case, you never get a second chance to make a good first impression—which is to say, you blew it. check my blog You can not post a blank message.
If I run Disk Utility repair for the drive, I get: Alert Some information was unavailable during an internal lookup. Usually on the Mac this would be with a GUID partition map. And, if you do write it up, I suggest you include links to the sites from which you downloaded the necessary software - the more direct the link, the better. your deleting the *.LCK file worked like a charm.
Running "diskutil list" (A) will show the drives and corresponding partitions. Useful Searches Recent Posts Options Please select a forum to jump to News and Article Discussion MacRumors.com News Discussion Mac Blog Discussion And finally - congratulations! Not much of that around for the Mac, though.