When i attempt to copy any files onto this disk. Something like: "The operation could not be completed because an unexpected error occurred. (error code -50)" share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply MacForScience, Other services, like Finder also start crashing and I get the error - 50 message if I try to copy a file. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post.
Accessing drive via finder and trying to create a new directory or perform any write action would reproduce the -50 error. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. I also get a -36 error in trying to copy the data on the disk to another drive. 5. Discussions cover Mac OS such as Tiger, Panther, Leopard or Snow Leopard, Lion, Maverick, & Yosemite in addition to Mac networking, Mac troubleshooting, Safari, and other Mac OS-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked
Please type your message and try again. Rararak Level 1 (0 points) Q: What is error code -50? Check it out.Good luck,Clinton Jul 7, 2012 7:39 PM Helpful (1) Reply options Link to this post by gulfcoaster, gulfcoaster Jun 12, 2013 6:40 PM in response to Rararak Level 1 And this is MAC OS internal issue which hopefully apple will fix someday Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (1) Collapse - Guess I missed the bit about this being by Answer This Ask For Clarification Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: error code -50 with copying large avi files from mybooklive The posting of advertisements, profanity,
Same thing happens, after 30 minutes or so from a reboot, it will lock up, restricting access to read only. Mac Error Code 50 External Hard Drive Even Safari won't work on websites such as Facebook or Gmail.If I launch Words or Excel I won't be abble to save any file.An other exemple is if i launch skype, The sub-directories on the problem drive have the same inherited permissions. https://www.macissues.com/2015/03/11/how-to-fix-unexpected-error-50-in-os-x-when-deleting-or-moving-files/ If the errors persist, it's time for a new drive once the pain of reboots is more than the cost of a new part costs.
Useful Searches Recent Posts Options Please select a forum to jump to News and Article Discussion MacRumors.com News Discussion Mac Blog Discussion "error Code -36" Osx Please feel free to browse my site, and read my articles I have posted. Hint: the ability of Disk Utility to verify permissions does not extend to situations such as this. All rights reserved.
For the past week or so, the mac boots fine, and then sometime during the day starts generating An unexpected error occurred (error code -50). http://forums.macrumors.com/threads/external-hard-drive-error-code-50.1078212/ I did verify the disk through Disk Utility and everything looked OK according to that. How To Fix Error Code 50 Mac Jim Reply With Quote 05-27-2014,05:35 PM #6 IWT View Profile View Forum Posts Member Since Jan 23, 2009 Location Born in Scotland, Worked in Scotland then England, Now live in Wales Error Code 50 Apple Now I'm running applejack for cleanups which seem to provide a few minutes of stability.
Apple folks on the phone were of course telling me to reformat and all that - knew there had to be a fix. Sharing … Tiger to serve iTunes … That's open to interpretation. READ MORE © CBS Interactive Inc. / All Rights Reserved. Although at current time, with current HW and OS, this issue still is not solved by Apple or manufacturers, it is good to see that the workaround still is valid. Mac Error Code 50 Deleting File
iTunes aside, the question makes me wonder whether ownership is as it should be on the iBook. This updated firmware allowed the OS to control the spin-up/spin-down (but does not disable the ability for the drive to put itself to sleep after 5minutes). Run so file system checks on the connected drive and try to repair it. In your case, it's very likely the drive is the cause.
Issue is coming only in macbook pro.Mybooklive is formatted on NTFS format but i am able to copy/paste everything. Error Code 50 When Copying Large Files God I was going insane with the same exact errors. what was I going to say again?
I'm using thermaltake docking bay. asked 4 years ago viewed 4412 times active 1 year ago Linked 0 Boot drive (SSD) going read-only randomly 3 Macbook Pro wont open apps or download content due to Error Email check failed, please try again Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. %d bloggers like this: iFixit: Repair Manual Official App Free – Google Play Install Select a Language: http://txtbl.com/error-code/cannot-copy-error-code-0-mac.html Home/Forum New Posts Unanswered Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links Today's Posts Articles Product Reviews Advertise Contact Us Deals Advanced Search Forum Mac OS X Software OS X - Operating
Name* Description Visibility Others can see my Clipboard Cancel Save Register Help Remember Me? I also just checked to see if the error code would still appear, and it seems to be gone. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 20, 2014 1:58 PM PST In reply to: error code -50 with copying large avi files from mybooklive I take it you exhausted the usual from My time machine 2tb ext.
Proffitt Forum moderator / February 21, 2014 12:21 AM PST In reply to: error code -50 with copying large avi files from mybooklive I'm going to skip duplicating prior discussions and All was well and good with the setup and I had no problems for probably 5 or 6 months.