External USB SSD not accessible (unauthorized) by Roon after Catalina update Mac mini

Core Machine (Operating system/System info/Roon build number)

Mac OS Catalina/Mac mini Late 2014

Network Details (Including networking gear model/manufacturer and if on WiFi/Ethernet)


Audio Devices (Specify what device you’re using and its connection type - USB/HDMI/etc.)

External USB 3.0 Samsung SSD Portable T5 Media drive

Description Of Issue

Adding my external SSD with all my music files to Roon database is not possible. Roon tells me the folders can’t be loaded because it is “unauthorized”.

Known issue other threads exist so please search Catalina

In the same boat. They’ll get it straightened out.

Hi @Jeffrey_Ottevanger,

Please see Mike’s post here:

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