How To Fix

How to Fix: File Is Locked

MacOS doesn’t allow modify files that have been locked. There are a few situations when you can see this error:

  • You move or delete a locked file
  • You modify content of locked folder

How to Fix:

  1. Open info about the locked item
  2. Uncheck the Locked checkbox

If file is located on network volume, check that you are logged in as owner of the file and have permission to perform steps above.



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