Solved

MacMini External Drive 0 items < 1% available

Posted on 2013-01-12
4
433 Views
Last Modified: 2013-01-12
MacMini External Drive 0 items < 1% available

Macmini attached USB drive 'Data' partition shows 0 items, 114.6 Gb size, 854 Mb available.

iTunes folder (62 Mb) was dragged from 'Data' to Trash (Finder says it's there).

How do I free 114.6 Gb in 'Data' Partition?
0
Comment
Question by:MARSPATH
  • 3
4 Comments
 
LVL 53

Expert Comment

by:strung
Comment Utility
Empty the trash.
0
 
LVL 53

Accepted Solution

by:
strung earned 500 total points
Comment Utility
Make sure the external drive is connected. Then click on the desktop to make sure you are in Finder and drag down the Finder Menu to Empty Trash.
0
 
LVL 53

Expert Comment

by:strung
Comment Utility
When you delete items or put them in the trash, the drive space is not freed up until you empty the trash.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:MARSPATH
Comment Utility
Thanks!
0

Featured Post

Do You Know the 4 Main Threat Actor Types?

Do you know the main threat actor types? Most attackers fall into one of four categories, each with their own favored tactics, techniques, and procedures.

Join & Write a Comment

The /etc/authorization file in Mac OS X 10.x can be used to control access to the various panes of the System Preferences amongst other things. It’s used by some of us Mac Sys Admin’s to give Standard Users access to System Prefs panes that only adm…
Information security is a multi-billion dollar industry. Just as lucrative is the black market industry which trades stolen identities, credit card numbers and software exploits all over the world. Nothing is hack-proof. The best one can do is make …
Get a first impression of how PRTG looks and learn how it works.   This video is a short introduction to PRTG, as an initial overview or as a quick start for new PRTG users.
This demo shows you how to set up the containerized NetScaler CPX with NetScaler Management and Analytics System in a non-routable Mesos/Marathon environment for use with Micro-Services applications.

763 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

10 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now