Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: External HDD says it need to be format

16 Apr 2015   #11
Angus94

Windows 7 Professional x64 (6.1, Build 7601)
 
 




My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
Reply

 External HDD says it need to be format




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
how can i format my external HD drive into FAT32 format
hi, i've purchased a seagate 1TB external hard drive and need to format it in FAT32 format. how can i go about doing this using windows 7?
Hardware & Devices
External HDD RAW. How to format it?
Hello, I tried all day to recover the drive with different software with no luck. So now Im trying to format it, and again no luck. I guess it has to go to the bin? http://s22.postimg.org/rgjoffkld/Untitled.jpg What else I can try? In Disk Management it says: Healthy! Mad.
Hardware & Devices
Can't format external HD
I have a WD "Passport" 1TB external HD which I can't seem to format from exFAT to NTFS. In computer management I get the error "The format did not complete successfully" If I try to clean in DISKPART I get the error "The system cannot find the file specified. See the Event Log for more...
Hardware & Devices
Can't format 1 TB WD external HDD
I have this 1 TB external USB HDD I purchased a few years back to use for backups. It actually hasn't been used in the past few months, and now Win7 tells me the data is corrupt on it. No big deal just format it right? I tried a quick format thru Computer Management, but it seems like it didn't...
Hardware & Devices
Can't format external HDD, except to exFat and 'quick format' enabled
Hi, So, the title basically says it all. This is what happened: My 1TB external hard drive worked just fine. I used to store there everything. It was using NTFS file system. Last week I connected it to my laptop and it was really slow when I tried to move or delete files from my pc to the...
Hardware & Devices
Can't Format my External Drive.
I was trying to install an external drive to my router D-Link DIR 655 and gave up on that.after connecting my Ex-hard drive to my laptop with Win7 64 I could not get it to format after some time I moved the exDrive to my wife's laptop and was able to do the format but when I went back to the Win7...
Hardware & Devices


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:58.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App