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How to delete corrupted files from external HDD?

378 Views 3 Replies Latest reply: Oct 13, 2012 10:28 AM by Christian A. Burkert RSS
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Oct 13, 2012 6:55 AM

Hi all,


I was trying to transfer some files and folders to my external hard drive and the tranferring was interrupted by one of the folders (it said there was a problem). Since then, all files and folders that were being tranferred are shown as transparent and they appear to be from 1984?!?!


Disk utility recognizes that the HDD need to be repaired but it can't unmount the disk.


How should I proceed?




Screen grabs below:

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MacBook Air, OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.2)


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