Did you try to repair it, or just verify? Password LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes Sep 26th, 2007, 05:08 PM #1 passmoregas23 Full Citizen Join Date: Sep 2005 Location: Guelph Posts: 166 Failure on exit error Do you think i'd be able to fix my iMac myself? Uh-oh. :( If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. https://discussions.apple.com/thread/334633?start=0&tstart=0
After initially using it with default setup, I've now unticked the 'Copy items to the iphoto library' in preferences.I've got an external (NAS, one that is plugged in the router) harddrive It sounds like your hard drive is failing. Defective or failing hard drives. regards Ric Ric, Oct 11, 2006 #6 doc_browneyes New Member Joined: Oct 11, 2006 Messages: 2 Drive has a problem of being mounted.
All the clickable buttons are faded out. Checking Extents Overflow file. The best bet is method (4) if you encounter multiple bad errors.1. Disk Utility Mac First Aid Perform a thorough cache cleaning including both System and User caches using your preferred utility. 4.4.
The presence of these files doesn't cause an issue because their in-memory size is correct. Mac Disk Repair Uh-oh. :( Tweet Thread Tools Show Printable Version Subscribe to this Thread… 04-02-2010,12:29 PM #1 Kitxune View Profile View Forum Posts Member Since Mar 29, 2010 Posts 6 Hard Drive First i have a macbook coreduo by the way share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply Macrecycling1, Aug 30, 2007 Macrecycling1 macrumors newbie Joined: Jul http://forums.macrumors.com/threads/how-bad-is-this-underlying-task-reported-failure-on-exit-volume-needs-repair.197007/ Could not unmount disk for verification.
Invalid node structure Volume check failed. How To Get To Disk Utility On Mac Startup Select your language when prompted. 1.3. If my Mac has alot of use I'll run it sooner.Good Luck!Cheers!DALE Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and is Grind, grind, grind, grind, pause.
I'm not afraid of the complete reformat process (have done it before), but would rather not. https://www.ifixit.com/Answers/View/12000/Error+for+Disk+repair%3Athe+underlying+task+reported+failure+on+exit Go back and umount the right thing and repeat this step.Click to expand... Mac Disk Utility Boot Troubleshooting a solution may depend upon computer configuration and whether the -9972 error is accompanied by other critical errors. How To Use Disk Utility If you try to verify a non-journaled disk, Disk Utility will display this message: "ERROR: could not freeze volume (Operation not supported)." During a Live Verification, the Disk Utility progress indicator
Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by Dale Weisshaar, Dale Weisshaar Jan 27, 2006 11:37 AM in response to Ginny Pressly Level 6 (15,865 points) Jan 27, 2006 11:37 http://darrenmanning.com/disk-utility/disk-utility-error-permissions-verify-or-repair-failed.html Bad sectors can be an early indication of a hard drive that will eventually need to be replaced. If there are no errors, you're good to go. __________________ 20" 2.4GHz iMac, 2.4GHz MacBook Pro, iPhone 3G Sep 26th, 2007, 08:42 PM #4 mguertin Guest Posts: n/a Disk utility shows only one partition with 74.5gb free space. Disk Utility Can't Repair Disk
If not, then put your Tiger DVD install disk in, and reboot holding down the c key, do not do the install ! The more I know the better. May 15, 2012 How do I launch disk utility from the Snow Leo install disk? http://darrenmanning.com/disk-utility/disk-utility-underlying-task-error.html All important files are backed up but will things like applications have to be reinstalled etc?
If you look in the Console (/Applications/Utilities/), you will see an entry like this: Verifying volume “Storage” The disk “Storage” could not be unmounted Could not unmount disk for verification, attempting Disk Utility El Capitan Reply With Quote 04-02-2010,03:22 PM #3 chscag View Profile View Forum Posts Member Since Jan 23, 2008 Location Keller, Texas Posts 49,576 Specs:Late 2013 27" iMac, iPad 3, iPhone 6s+, iPhone Boot from System CD and run Disk Utility share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply SilentPanda, Apr 28, 2006 SilentPanda Moderator emeritus Joined: Oct
Booted apple install disk.can't find hard drive. Run Software Update to update Mac OS X and related Apple software to the version you were employing prior to step 2. 4.3. Having the same problem and will try your suggested fix but just want to check - by unmounting my HD and repairing from the disk drive will I lose any data Repair Disk Mac El Capitan I have an Apple store nearby, can they replace it for me, or do i have to mail my computer into the company?
Learn moreSee these articles as well: Handling "overlapped extent allocation" errors reported by Disk Utility of fsck Disk Utility incorrectly reports disk errors on startup volume (disk) Resolve startup issues and I use my computer almost every single day for at least 6 hours. but which one is the most comprehensive, is there a "best of breed" disk app out there or one that does more than the others? http://darrenmanning.com/disk-utility/disk-utility-underlying-error.html Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?
That said, the problem can't be that serious, I've been running my MacBook Pro with the same error message for christ knows how long now, and I've not seen any detrimental I started experiencing this problem when Tiger was released (Never with any prior version of OS X), and on several different laptops (TiBook, AluBook & MacBook Pro) too. back up! What is taking up an additional 500mb of space on the hard drive?Apple support told me that somehow the disk has been altered and I lost space on the disk or
Tiger: Mac OS X Tiger Install DVD. i am given this warning. =========Warning: SUID file "System/Library/CoreServices/RemoteManagement/ARDAgent.app/Contents/MacOS/ARDAgent" has been modified and will not be repaired.Is it something I should heed and what to do in that case? Disk Utility cannot repair the disk If the Repair Disk function of Disk Utility found directory corruption that it could not repair: If Disk Utility returns the message "Underlying task reported See our "Side effects of System cache cleaning" FAQ for important information about cache cleaning. 4.3.
For example, you might see something like this: Verifying volume “Macintosh HD” Checking HFS Plus volume. Will that really work? The Repair Disk Permissions process is performed. 3.7. If your computer does not shut down normally, they will be deleted during the next startup.
And also have a look ay Onyx. Error: The underlying task reported failure on exit 1 HFS volume checked Volume needs repair. ----- Okay? Make sure to backup your hard drive before you bring it in. Checking volume bitmap.
But it should have a good chance. csonni Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting 4 Feb 7th, 2003 03:28 PM All times are GMT -4. Mac, iPod, iTunes, iPhone, Apple TV are trademarks of Apple Inc. If I go into Disk Utility, it does say there that the Data partition is 2TB, so it seems strange that Airport Utility shows it at 1.8TB.
share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply calebjohnston, Apr 28, 2006 calebjohnston macrumors 68000 Joined: Jan 24, 2006 #9 I'm just going to give Apple View 5 Replies View Related OS X :: Cannot Find Folder - Underlying Task Reported Failure Aug 20, 2009 I'm trying to clear out my iMac 10.4 OS X because I'm