[Solved] “Disk erase failed with error- operation timed out”
Mac OS X is a very reliable, advanced and authentic operating system in the world. It gives you many well featured applications and software with the help of which you can do many things. It has a large storage space that helps you to store many data like videos, music, documents, software, etc. But sometimes you use an external hard drive or USB drive in the Mac to store the information of data. Sometimes when you connect the external hard drive then it needs to format but when you go to format it then it displays a very critical error message i.e. “Disk erase failed with error- operation timed out”. The prompting of this error message is very frustrating as you become unable to use the hard drive anymore. So fix this issue with the help of some manual or automatic way. You can use MacKeeper tool to fix this issue automatically.
What are the reasons –
Main reasons for the prompting of “Disk erase failed with error- operation timed out” are damaged hard drive, incorrect way of formatting, virus infection, missing system files, etc.
How to fix the issue easily –
You can troubleshoot the problem with the help of the following manual method:
- First of all check whether the hard drive or disk you are using is not damaged.
- Use the disk utility tool to format or partition the external hard drive.
- When disk utility tool is installed then select the hard drive and click on it. If it is said verified then go to the next steps if not then you should replace the hard drive. You can also click on the partition tab main window of the disk utility.
With the help of the above manual method you can fix the issue of “Disk erase failed with error- operation timed out” but it is a manual method and it requires a deep technical skill. If you cannot do it manually then you must use MacKeeper tool to fix it automatically.
By using MacKeeper tool you can fix the entire problem of the computer very easily. You can also use this tool to repair the damages of the system files. With the help of this tool you can optimize the performance of the computer amazingly.