And very fast! - How come it is so swift? Trust me I know. It's an extremely common problem. this program is able to stream mkv files to your ps3 in actual mkv format and ovbiously wont matter how big the file size is as it is only streaming. http://nyfreewifi.com/hard-drive/cannot-format-the-hdd.html
If you've had a good experience with a passport then I'm happy for ya. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]HittingSmoke -3 points-2 points-1 points 3 years ago(3 children)And while you're avoiding Western Digital have fun when you don't do your homework on the next drive and find out exactly the same I really tried to make something (everything, that here is written), but I could not reformat my external hard drive (WD-500 GB) to FAT32. Great.
Cheers Simon T says: 8 years ago I had the same problem with a 1TB Seagate that would only go to 429GB. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]m1ss1ontomars2k4 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(0 children)People complain that they're not reliable and slow. Now it's done.
In all his efforts he was on able to secure two of the smaller partitions and able to open those files. If not download a free converter on download.com and convert your files.) ENJOY!!! The top and bottom panels have a matte finish. Wd Format Tool The microUSB and AC sockets are closely spaced with a small white indicator light besides them.
Hmmm…that pretty much cuts out ALL modern external hard drives! Wd External Drive Format Failed Anonymous says: 7 years ago hahaha….I read all these posts trying to convert my iomega 500gb hard drive from NTFS to FAT32. After formatting my old drive with fat32format.exe can't use it with PS3. and if I decide to install one or more of those large FAT32 disks internally oh well.
No. Unable To Format External Hard Drive It has a partition, unfortunately with the RAW file system that I could not reformat or delete.OtheHill: The drive has a lot of sectors damaged and as I said I have So today off to Staples bought a Belkin external powered usb hub,asked if I could bring it back if it didnt work,no probs with that.Fired it up plugged the HD in I wanted to format it to fat 32.
Gparted would still not work for me to reformat the HD.. pete December 27, 2008 Reply MisterRon # Wow! Can't Format Raw Hard Drive But today I tried to plug in HDD again, I couldn't see from both Disk Management and MY computer, even when I want to run Fat32Formatter to reformat, I could not Data Lifeguard Diagnostic I didn't tell people to avoid an entire brand because of my ignorance.
After I was done, Windows XP SP3 showed it formatted RAW. http://nyfreewifi.com/hard-drive/cannot-format-hd.html http://www.wdc.com/wdproducts/wdsmartwareupdate/utilitiesstep1.asp?id=wdfMP_Essential&os=WIN permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]insanemal 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago(2 children)Also you can use them with NTFS-3G but not all versions play nice with them. The link points to the CNET page, which still has the older free version you can download. BG says: 7 years ago Fat32Formatter works with Windows 2003 too. Wd Quick Formatter
I haven't bought a Gigabyte board in eons, but the last one I bought actually had a separate, physical BIOS EEPROM chip that it kept as a backup. Just encrypt whole device with truecrypt. However: SWISSKNIFE worked beautifully! http://nyfreewifi.com/hard-drive/cannot-format-hdd.html Hadi Helpful +1 Report Allen Mar 22, 2010 09:13PM For me after I install my WD 1TB SATA HDD, my system detected it on 1st run and installed it correspond software,
I started at the Passport and the Seagate and finally went with Seagate. Format Raw Drive I do remember I found about that when reading how BackBlaze piled hundreds of external hard drives back when the Thailand floodings. They offer some tools to disable the loading of the hidden partition (if you have access to a windows machine), but even then you still can't recover the space used by
WD calls this technology "Smart Ware". No problems formatting to EXT4. Then I typed into google Verbatim FAT32 found this program that took 1 second maybe 2 to download. External Hard Drive Raw To Ntfs I suppose they must have designed them with maybe a single USB HDD enclosure in mind, something that's on all the time but rarely accessed.
I've had my "2TB My Passport" drive for about 4 months attached to a Raspberry Pi. WD has some programs at the support site for converting to FAT32, but those were a pain just to install. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]shoeman22[S] 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(1 child)I think if you do the formatting on the windows machine then you should be ok. have a peek at these guys I have a western digital 320GB hard drive.
or im just going to make it read ntfs. But they might be less supported on linux. You have to invoke this utility in elevated mode." Any advice? Mike says: 7 years ago I almost read all the comments and took some ideas and will try all of them today, but if nothing works, I'll smash my external hard
permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]Capissen38 6 points7 points8 points 3 years ago*(24 children)It's disturbing how many people don't know this can be done, and think there's a fundamental difference between "internal" and "external" drives. It did take longer than Verbatim, but I didn't choose Quick Format, which probably would have been faster. Helpful +0 Report ManWithVagina May 27, 2010 08:40AM It might be your computers USB 2.0 Previous 1 2 3 Next Ask a question Members get more answers than anonymous users. Walk away with your new found knowledge and be happy it won't happen again.
larrakin says: 7 years ago Linux "Gparted" can format Fat32, NTFS, FAT16 or any other file system, its free, and will do it in minutes, no need to install OS just Brady says: 8 years ago Guys - this link that was mentioned earlier 'http://www.ridgecrop.demon.co……format.htm' is the way to go. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]sysop073 3 points4 points5 points 3 years ago(3 children)How many responses do you need? See More: Cannot format external USB 500GB HDD RAW file system Report • #1 phil22 February 6, 2013 at 08:14:54 You need to test the drive with WD Data LifeGuard Diagnostic
Ian says: 7 years ago FINALLY!!!!!!!!!! Due to a series of apparent blunders, I can't access anything I've copied to the WD nor can I unmount it (either on this mac or any of my other macs) They were running for 6-8 hours and were not working. Jeff says: 7 years ago As Ben Wintle said above…..
mkfan786 says: 7 years ago USE THE POST 37, IT WORKS!!!!! Shoulda mentioned that. Right now there's 300GB of stuff on the drive that I have no where to put. DOS says my 250gb hard drive is too big and SwissKnife crashed half way through the formatting process over and over again.
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