yes- 0 pass erase withextended journal
i am reding it now as "writing 0s to disc"i believe under "security"tab is zer out data. I also did a check of cd disc befor installing. Did I make an error. Am i supposed to shut down before proceeding to reinstall ? did not do that. should i
i read online I should chose the second one down HD, i did.I think. if I made a mistake and chose the top one 111 fujitsu.. is that irreversable
i do not know what low level format is. I am 5 minutes away from another 0 pass erase of HD. I am not sure last night if I chose the correct one -top or HD. What could be the reason for the lack of permissions or not being able to eject finder. If I did choose the wrong HD and erased the top one by accident how do I fix. And could this be the problem
I am not a mac expert as I have (ugh) windows. I am restoring for son. Please bear with my ignorance. I do not know the proper reinstal after 0 pass erase. online i read too many options. Please give me the correct procedures. I renamed HD to mac HD I do not know what I did wrong and do not know the "format"answer. Please help me I will tip you well as I am desperate and do not want to damage my sons mac 4min to completion os 0 pass erase
I just finished doing exactly that. It is done. Should I also erase free space to delete files ( i had to restore beacause my son had virus) ? If I should tell me. Then after I just exit disc utility- right? then do I need to exit anything else or restart to reboot ( one solution online) or just continue with installation?
if you knew the lime wir and free music apps he downloaded! The mac was crashed. So I will try again. After install I ran disc ckech repair permissions etc-will do again. It did not work last time . Do you have any other permission repair tips before I start instal.
ok did 3 software updates before. I will try now and exit . I will get ahold of you again if problem persists. Thanks
just starting download. Thanks