Reply Vishal May 28, 2015 We recommend you try recovering your deleted files with a professional software and not with any free recovery apps. Reply Alan Siu says: October 27, 2016 at 8:41 am This may help you: https://youtu.be/u6dnYe7TDMQ?t=82 Reply Kristie says: November 15, 2016 at 1:49 am Thanks so much, great fix! I want to erase both partitions and make one. Run a command similar to this one sudo diskutil unmountDisk force /dev/disk2 If you're prompted for a password, enter it (yes, your account does need to have administrative privileges). have a peek at these guys
Went back to disk utilities, erased it (this time it did not complain at all), re-installed OS. Im just happy i didn't have any files on the computers, so nothing was lost, just my time it took to fix them. Kapat Evet, kalsın. Thanks Reply John April 7, 2016 MacBook Pro 2011 2.2 GHz Intel Core i7 8GB 1600 MHz DDR3 OSX 10.9.5 I replaced my optical drive with an HDD Caddy
You will need any OS X boot drive to complete this task, I used a Mavericks boot installer drive for this purpose but others should work too, whether they are installation Tried everything under disk utility, couldn't unmounted disk or said couldn't open disk, depending which disk. You might erase this disk but this will lead to loss of data and erase process may end up unexpectedly.
Reply Jeff Alexander says: April 15, 2016 at 3:18 pm I have been trying off and on for weeks to get rid of this error. May 18, 2014 11:36 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by m. I've tried the original text and the one you suggested to Jon and it still says ‘command not found' Any ideas what's up? Can't Unmount Disk Mac I wouldn't have installed it on an everyday use (production) machine, but I guess what's done is done.
Having struggled with Couldn't Unmount Disk for hours, I re-started my mac with cmd+r, opened terminal and unmounted disk. Disk Erase Failed Couldn't Open Device Some of the following steps are destructive and will lose ALL data on your drive. Enter the following where ‘x' is your disk identifier. (Remember to use the ‘diskutil list' command if you need to find out your disk identifiers): sudo diskutil unmount force /dev/diskx 2) his comment is here Yükleniyor... Çalışıyor...
Unmounting disk Wiping volume data to prevent future accidental probing failed. Couldn't Unmount Disk External Hard Drive Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Reproduction without explicit permission is prohibited. Formatting the HD will have recreated the new file structure on your hard drive and ‘Couldn't unmounts disk’ will also resolve.
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Reply Ava says: July 8, 2016 at 11:44 am i managed to install el capitan on the external drive and use terminal to force erase the disk. Volume Erase Failed With The Error Couldn't Open Disk The fist step has worked perfectly. Volume Erase Failed Couldn't Open Disk When you Mac boots with the DVD, you can select your Macintosh HD and press :DELETE: icon from the software menu.
Any help is greatly appreciated. –Ab'initio Jun 9 at 10:42 @Ab'initio This should be a separate question rather than a comment. More about the author Mac-Forums.com Register New Posts Advertising Contact Us Archive Web Hosting Sitemap Top Hosting and Cloud Web Hosting Talk HostingCon WHIR Hosting Catalog Hottest Hosts Data Centers Data Center Knowledge Data Center You may find these links helpful: https://www.ifixit.com/Answers/View/244571/partition+failed+wiping+volume+data+to+prevent+future+accidental+probi https://www.reddit.com/r/applehelp/comments/3v3ybd/wiping_data_to_prevent_future_accidental_probing/ Reply brian says: August 26, 2016 at 5:53 pm Awesome! Jan 7, 2014 11:38 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by Wasabi Dan, Wasabi Dan Jan 14, 2014 1:37 AM in response to Kappy Level 1 (0 points) Partition Failed With The Error Couldn't Unmount Disk
The symptoms (unable to unmount) and the solution (force unmount) are probably the same though. –klanomath Mar 25 '15 at 17:02 no most likely an early fusion drive –oemb1905 Gemsbok Apple Tips and Tricks 3.235 görüntüleme 6:11 Solution Disk Erase Failed with error Couldn't unmount disk mac - Süre: 3:28. You can also subscribe without commenting. http://gsbook.org/unmount-disk/mac-os-x-disk-erase-failed-could-not-unmount-disk.php Yükleniyor...
Reply Del Rey says: December 3, 2016 at 6:45 pm Worked for me reformatting a Seagate Backup plus to use with OS 10.6.8. Error 69888 Couldn't Unmount Disk j.lashkari, m. sudo /usr/sbin/diskutil unmountDisk force /dev/disk2 Reply Ashley says: June 25, 2016 at 4:20 pm Came across this same problem after my MacBook Pro freezes after logging in and won't go to
Reply Jeff Alexander says: April 15, 2016 at 3:18 pm I have been trying off and on for weeks to get rid of this error. My Specs are MacBook Pro 2012 4GB 1TB. This site is not affiliated with or endorsed by Apple Inc. Couldn't Unmount Disk Operation Failed Why did Tarkin undertake this course of action at the end of Rogue One?
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Thank you ! -Bobby Reply Lissett says: October 11, 2015 at 10:19 am Worked for me as well! This will allow you to fix the problem, regardless of the cause, by one of two means, the first is a sure-thing to fix the issue, while the other only works