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iCloud Sync stuck, Finder copy error -36, item can’t be downloaded check internet connection

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i rann into the exact same problem like some other people here. After clean-installing Monterey to my two machines yesterday (MacPro 6.1 and a MacBook Pro 15″ Late 2015) my iCloud Drive get stuck syncing on both machines!

If I try to copy folders within the folders in iCloud Drive (documents / desktop / etc.)I get this Error: Finder cannot complete the operation because some data in “” cannot be read or written Error -36

If i click on a folders cloud icon to download it it says folder “” can’t be downloaded check your internet connection. But I am online, no ports are blocked.

Copying files is not a problem! Just folders. When I deactivate iCloud Drive I can copy folders on my desktop without any problems.

What I did:

  • Booting in safe mode
  • PRAM Reset
  • Unceck iCloud Drive couple of times
  • Killall Bird

Nothing worked. Just deleting the CloudDocs Folder helps for a couple of Minutes. So what I can do?

Would be great to get your help an expertise!

Thank you so much,


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