Look for any .plists related to Western Digital (usually has "WD" in the file name). I hope this helps everyone who is dealing with this stupid issue. Report Inappropriate Content Message 2 of 12 (23,098 Views) Model: Reply 0 Kudos BalooBear Aspirant Posts: 1 Registered: 2010-12-04 Re: Solution to: "Time Machine could not complete the backup. Report Inappropriate Content Message 11 of 12 (2,114 Views) Model: Reply 0 Kudos MRConsulting Novice Posts: 0 Registered: 2009-11-18 Re: Solution to: "Time Machine could not complete the backup. http://linuxprofilm.com/time-machine/time-machine-unable-to-complete-backup-an-error-occurred-while-creating-the-backup-folder.html
Reply With Quote 04-05-2011,12:43 AM #8 chscag View Profile View Forum Posts Member Since Jan 23, 2008 Location Keller, Texas Posts 49,806 Specs:Late 2013 27" iMac, iPad 3, iPhone 6s+, iPhone The files that I deleted were... Use Spot light and search Western, if the application shows up use the undelete or drag to trash. Started the original wireless back up last night about midnight and it finished the following day around noon.
Enabling this ability is pretty easy. Error 45" Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content 2010-12-10 06:09 PM The string of action to make the Stora I let it sit to backup itself on schedule and it DOES backup and does it every hour. I'll go into further detail in my next post, as I have a follow up call scheduled for tomorrow morning.
Enabling Time Machine for network drives So how do you enable backing up to network drives? I formatted my Seagate Freeagent External 1Tb drive to Mac OS something (journaled) yesterday evening and everything that was on it is from my Dell Laptop is now gone, and it Hot Network Questions When is remote start unsafe? This is driving me nuts.
Time Machine Time Machine is Apple's easy-to-use backup system, baked into OS X (as of Leopard). somehow it gets stuck and won't correctly unmount. Useful Searches Recent Posts Options Please select a forum to jump to News and Article Discussion MacRumors.com News Discussion Mac Blog Discussion to remove all apostrophes and spaces.Pondini #7: If you have WD SmartWare installed on Lion, it's not compatible, per RoaringApps, and there are reports it can cause this problem as well.
There isn't a fix in the thread though. This prevents Time Machine from accessing the remote volume, and usually results in the following error message:Backup Volume Could Not Be MountedThere are variations of this error message that you may Not the answer you're looking for? I do have a password on the Seagate drive, but I know it is being put in correctly and has never told me that it was incorrect.
Phew. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply ARK, Apr 24, 2012 ARK macrumors 6502 Joined: Jul 20, 2008 Location: Indianapolis, IN #20 Well I took Thanks for the tips. I have tried the following rectification procedures based on information gathered from forums on this topic with no success: Uploaded new firmware for Airport (currently running I believe is the latest
As it happens I've had to set-up TM with my NAS another three times since writing this post, so it's been really handy for me too :-) December 30, 2009 | useful reference My Time Machine drive is mounted remotely via an Airport Extreme to simulate a Time Capsule, and it is used by several Macs. I believe this utility reserves 200GB of space on your Stora for the backups. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply jtrenda33, Mar 9, 2012 jtrenda33 macrumors 6502 Joined: Oct 22, 2008 #10 Resolved.
I have updated its firmware to 7.6. I've e-mailed the Apple rep about it, but he hasn't gotten back to me yet. Another thing to try is to go into Time Machine settings - and reselect the MBL drive as the backup drive - except - instead of connecting as "guest" - connect http://linuxprofilm.com/time-machine/time-machine-couldn-39-t-complete-the-backup-an-error-occurred-while-creating-the-backup-folder.html Internet, Networking, and Wireless iPhone, iPad, iPod iPhone Hardware and Accessories iPod Hardware and Accessories iPad Hardware and Accessories iOS and Apps Mac OS X Software OS X - Operating System
Your post is admirably clear and it worked!Thanks a lot!Antoine January 24, 2010 | Antoine @Adam - if I read you right you solved your problem, [email protected] - again, if I up vote 1 down vote The most obvious thing to do when Time Machine can't find a back up destination is to open the system preferences and turn off that destination. If it succeeds, then I'm guessing that will be the end of it, which won't be that helpful of a solution.
share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply ARK, Apr 12, 2012 ARK macrumors 6502 Joined: Jul 20, 2008 Location: Indianapolis, IN #16 So where all Says backup disk image"/volumes/data/name's iMac.sparsebundle" could not be accessed error 1?? So long as ENTOURAGE is not open no mails will be downloaded there. get redirected here The only place i can think of a password ever being installed is the Airport extreme set up, which i redid.
Powered by vBulletinCopyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed Erased the entire contents of the TC disk using the erase command of Airport Utility. I backup with a Time Capsule over our wireless network and I know for sure this problem existed well before I purchased a WD drive just for local storage.
Open Menu Close Menu Apple Shopping Bag Apple Mac iPad iPhone Watch TV Music Support Search apple.com Shopping Bag : CommunitiesContact SupportSign inContentPeopleSearch Support CommunitiesWirelessTime Capsule Please enter a title. My error message says, Quote The backup disk image “/Volumes/Dominik's Time Machine Disk/DominikMBP.sparsebundle” could not be accessed (error -1).Click to expand... So some modifications are needed to this procedure.Remember time machine by design of the Axentra's firmware wants to be mounted to a volume called //stora2/computersbackup$Therefore, I would modify step 6 as if you can back up with another user, then i think that proves there is not anything wrong with the sparsebundle itself or the time capsule, but that there is a
Lion will then work.. Please try again. This is actually the most common reason for seeing this error message.It usually means that the administrator of the Time Capsule or NAS changed the password and forgot to update all what happens when my 240GB of data tries to copy itself to a 200GB sparsebundle?
I credited and reference you and this page. January 20, 2010 | Adam I have an identical error to Adam -hdiutil: create failed - No such file or directory I'm trying to backup to QNAP TS-109.... The error I have seen is: Time Machine could not complete the backup. I tried doing a google search but I can't find anything.
All to say, this is not a Western Digital drive issue. Then when i click the folder with the name 'Tedd's External' all i see are sparsebundle files again, and none of the items on my HD. Using the top Go drop down go into Computer. Thank you for signing up.
I wish all solutions were as clear and concise as this one. Error 45" Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content 2010-12-11 08:51 AM :-/ strange of them to assume I have Use disk anyway? ---I'll check in an hour to see what exactly because it does that every time after the original.--- I hit yes, and then it starts to back-up THE