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Question: how do i get rid of the crossed out pencil on my hard disk

I have just discovered a crossed out pencil on my iMac, how do you get rid of it?

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Mar 17, 2018 6:33 AM in response to Ashleyjcooke1 In response to Ashleyjcooke1

That icon means you cannot write to (in other words, alter in any way) that particular item, selection, or entity. For example, you cannot write to a CD-ROM disc that has already been burned. You may no longer write to the root level of a Mac startup disk, or to protected areas of its operating system. Etc.

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