Such as https://www.google.com/search?q=export+error-1&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8#q=export+error-1+site:discussions.apple.com
It could be as simple as the drive is FAT32 and the files are over 4GB.
2. I'd reset Chrome and try again. Addons can cause issues. For me, I only need 2 addons.
a) Web Of Trust (WOT)
1. Any ideas as to why my Macbook Pro has stopped allowing me to export files to my external hard drive? (Not sure if it's something I did without realizing.)
Here's the message that has been coming up -
The operation could not be completed. (export error-1.)
2. Does anyone have a solution for the constant freezing while using internet - google chrome or safari (safari was worse - had to reboot the computer whereas with google chrome I can wait or use force quit, which I have to do at times when in MS Word docs).