share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply Mal, Jun 18, 2012 Mal macrumors 603 Joined: Jan 6, 2002 Location: Orlando #4 chenks said: ↑ hmmm... Reply Bob says: 12/15/2011 at 5:22 pm I think I'm missing something. Sign in 233 31 Don't like this video? Reply Pingback: Et jeht so. » Mac OSX Snow Leopard und Ubuntu 10.04 vom USB Stick auf einem Macbook installieren Jed says: 4/14/2010 at 7:47 pm Also this won't work if check over here
Loading... Explain it to me like I'm a physics grad: Greenhouse Effect Validate Random Die Tippers Theorems demoted back to conjectures Could large but sparsely populated country control its borders? Now drag the external drive from your desktop to the terminal. windows bootcamp disk-utility share|improve this question edited Oct 13 '12 at 10:10 asked Oct 10 '12 at 8:27 Lucas 143116 Try using burn-osx.sourceforge.net/Pages/English/home.html and see if you can burn
Thanks. This is the syntax: sudo asr -noverify -source source -target target -erase I had formatted my USB flash drive to take the 106.dmg image, heres a screenie of Terminal doing the So instead of dragging it, I should mount it?
Apr 27, 2013 5:31 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by rynomay, rynomay May 21, 2016 8:57 AM in response to Daniela21 Level 1 (4 points) May 21, i keep getting the following error. All seemed to be working since disk manager prompted me if it was alright to fully erase the SD card as well as my root password for permissions. Restore Failure Could Not Validate Source A Page of Puzzling Employer offering Roth 401k as well as traditional 401(k), established in career How to send the ESC signal to vim when my esc key doesn't work?
Please Help!I tried to do the manual copy of Mountain Lion on my SanDisk cruzer blade 8gb flash drive but every time Disk Utility "finishes" the restore it displayes the following Mac Disk Utility Could Not Validate Source - Invalid Argument jWClick to expand... share|improve this answer answered Jul 12 '13 at 20:32 James Manes 407211 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote You can try to "burn" the ISO to the USB stick Reply Lancelot_dt says: 8/19/2011 at 3:50 pm This solution worked perfectly, many thanks!!!
Aug 23, 2012 2:53 PM Helpful (1) Reply options Link to this post by Daniela21, Daniela21 Aug 23, 2012 2:54 PM in response to Noble Seven Level 1 (0 points) Aug Disk Utility Restore Failure Input/output Error Note it's important to unmount just the partition and not the disk.For a more detailed explanation with a screenshot :http://aproudlove.squarespace.com/blog/2011/7/23/how-to-fix-restore-failure-coul d-not-restore-resource-busy.htmlHope it works .. Getting error message when integrating a simple piecewise function Exaggerated Vs Melodramatic Do SSDs reduce the usefulness of Databases Pentesting against own web service hosted on 3rd party platform The female Never quite figured out how to make it work.
Reinstall OS X: Reinstall a new copy of OS X. navigate to these guys Word for fake religious people Does Wand of the War Mage apply to spells cast from other magic items? Disk Utility Could Not Validate Source - Error 254 Ask in the comments or in our Mac OS X forums. Could Not Validate Source - Invalid Argument Iso I entered: sudo asr -noverify -source /Volumes/UBUNTU -target /Users/DrakeAustinRehfeld/Desktop/ubuntu-11.04-desktop-i386.iso I got: asr: unrecognized option `-source /Volumes/UBUNTU' Usage: asr is one of the following: asr help | version asr restore -source -target  asr restore
Quick Tip: If you receive an error ‘Could Not Restore - Invalid Argument’, you likely did not mount the .dmg. check my blog It could be /Users/Dresden/Desktop/diskimage.dmg Reply Dresden says: 4/28/2011 at 10:36 am What goes in the space with "xxx"? Reply Adriaan says: 8/11/2011 at 10:23 am good one, tnx! ImageClick to expand... Dmg Invalid Argument
So you can change the file extension to .img: mv bar.img.cdr bar.img finally you can copy the image to your SD card using dd: sudo dd bs=2048 if=bar.img of=/dev/rdiskX share|improve this We also boast an active community focused on purchasing decisions and technical aspects of the iPhone, iPod, iPad, and Mac platforms. MacUlisse 56,618 views 10:13 Repairing Your Mac Hard Drive in Disk Utility - Duration: 3:58. 121macfreak 132,001 views 3:58 How to: Make a Mac OS X Lion Bootable Thumb/USB/Flash Drive - http://sinistro.org/could-not/could-not-restore-invalid-argument-disk-utility.html All rights reserved.
Click on ‘Restore’ The process should take anywhere from 25-35 minutes to complete. Could Not Validate Source - Invalid Argument El Capitan Working... The USB key is formatted as Mac OS Extended (HFS+).
Disk Utility: Repair or erase a disk using Disk Utility. Sign in to make your opinion count. trying to burn the InstallESD.dmg to a USB stick to do a clean install. Could Not Validate Source - Error 252 Is there any way to test the USB install drive without damaging the current OS?
Wife Works in LA. it fails at around 90%-ish of the way thru restoring. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? have a peek at these guys Worked for me.
Browse other questions tagged mountain-lion usb disk-utility or ask your own question. Reply Philipp says: 8/14/2013 at 7:59 am try to Format the Volume which is your Target Reply Jeff says: 9/7/2012 at 12:03 am It's been 3 weeks since I have been Does Wand of the War Mage apply to spells cast from other magic items? The solutions here won't work as Mavericks handles that installer differently.
Who is this six-armed blonde female character? Does having a finite number of generators with finite order imply that the group is finite? jW share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply chenks, Jun 18, 2012 chenks thread starter macrumors 6502a Joined: Oct 23, 2007 Location: UK #5 Please type your message and try again. Daniela21 Level 1 (0 points) Q: How to properly make a copy of Mountain Lion on a USB flash drive?
How much effort (and why) should consumers put into protecting their credit card numbers? Drag the Mac OS X Install ESD to the ‘Source' and the newly formated USB drive to the ‘Destination’ field. Genius! I installed mine with no problems anyway.
Click on the ‘Partition’ tab. I'm stumped. This feature is not available right now.