Mac OS X gives a best competitive advantage to Apple Mac devices with an advance user-interface for performing various crucial tasks easily. However, despite this advance features Mac OS X shows errors and one of a famous error with the code name 50 comes while copying or moving or deleting the files from the external hard driver. Hence, here are the right approaches that will help you to fix the error code 50 on your Mac PC.
Retitle the file Name
To deal with error code 50, rename the file with different name and putting “txt” at the end to ensure the file extension. Now move copy or delete the file using the OX finder and hope it will work. If you still face any problem then get Apple Mac OS X Support for troubleshooting the issue.
Check the Drive with Disk Utility
Your hard drive should be formatted well, and to ensure the same use disk utility to run the verification routine on the storage volume that holds the files. And do this you need to select the volume in Disk utility’s sidebar and then move to the first aid tab to verify disk. At this stage you notice any error, and then take help of Mac OS X technical support.
Remounting of Drive to Avoid Error
This could be very uncommon or irrelevant approach but sometimes works and helps to fix the error code 50. Eject the drive and unplug before reboot the system. Plug the drive gain in the same manner and while mounting manage the file on your system. This approach can help you and if there is any issue you get Mac OS X tech support and remove this error.
Manage Files through Terminal
You should use the terminal to manage the file, as while moving or deleting the file finder moves files using more restrictions and checks. To delete the file you need to type “rm-f” followed by single space. Now drag file to the terminal window and press enter to proceed. If you need help you can dial Mac OS x support number and tech professionals will help you remotely.