Roon not detecting my external HDD, Mac Catalina finder is able to access the External HDD

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

Description Of Issue

My external HDD is not detecting in Roon Storage. It was working on older OS but not on Catelina Beta version.

Well, new OS beta versions are usually not supported until the official release, which in your case is October something.

Your message clearly shows that the MAC is seeing the drive, but doesn’t have the permissions to access to the drive, and that is “unauthorized” message.

According to Seagate those drives ship as formatted in NTFS. Did you by any chance reformat it to HFS+?

Thanks for the reply. I understand the Beta OS versions will not be supported. I just wanted to be sure issue is related to OS Catalina and will get rectified once the OS is released officially.
Also for the HDD format, its ExFAT and is not changed in a year or so. The same worked with Roon on Previous Mac OS.

You’ll need to run Roon as super user to get around this permissions problem.

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Can you help me with- How to run Ron as super user.

Figured it out with a Simple google search. Thanks for your support, It is working now. Hope this will get fixed when official OS release is available.

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As Roon just admitted with iOS, they have a history of updating only after the official release. So expect a short period of glitches.