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3031 Stanton St.
Springfield, IL 62703

Repairing Disk Permissions

November 1, 2013
Disk Utility, Repair Permissions

Prerequisite: You must be an administrator on your computer.

1. Quit all applications
2. Go to the "Applications" folder
3. Go the the "Utilities" folder
4. Open "Disk Utility"
5. Select your drive name (Usually "Macintosh HD")
6. Click "Repair Disk Permissions"
7. Wait until it finishes then close "Disk Utility"
8. Check if issue is resolved

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