Solved TOSHIBA external 3.0 can't open file Tags: Format Storage Hard Drives Toshiba Last response: November 16, 2013 8:36 AM in Storage Share ah ling November 16, 2013 6:14:53 AM " you need to format the hard disk, before you can use it. More about : toshiba external open file Best solution Phillip Corcoran a c 242 G Storage November 16, 2013 7:16:48 AM Could be the external hard drive is either failing or the small PCB inside the enclosure has failed. To test for imminent failure of the drive, test it with SeaTools For Windows: http://www.seagate.com/gb/en/support/downloads/item/sea... If you suspect it may be just the PCB that's faulty inside the enclosure, remove the hard drive from it and put it into a third-party enclosure which you can buy online from Amazon or from PC World stores. Share ah ling November 16, 2013 8:36:07 AM Thank you Phillip corcoran, for Toshiba 1Tb hd last time i also have this problem is different hd. if the hd no much space this problem will coming. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCan't Open Toshiba Canvio 2tb USB 3.0 Desktop Hard Drive Enclosure! Forum Can't open my toshiba 1tb external hard drive Forum Unable to open files on external hd (from dell w/ dead mobo) with toshiba laptop Forum XP to Win 7... can't open old files on external Forum Can't open files from external HD Forum SolvedCant open any media file? Forum SolvedI have new toshiba laptop why cant I get a good stero sound through headphones or external speakers? Forum External Hard Disk Drive Toshiba Canvio 3.0 Forum SolvedCan't ping other computer in the same network, or open a port (use docsis 3.0 modem and a router) Forum Toshiba 500GB External 3.0 USB drive. I cannot get it to show as a drive under my computer. Forum Toshiba HDTB105EK3AA 500GB Stor.E Basics USB 3.0 2.5 Inch External Hard Drive Black: Not working Forum my toshiba laptop will not allow me to open any file or program wats rong with it Forum Solvedshortcut file cant open Forum SolvedCan't open file in windows after transferring data from ubuntu (file refers to a location that is not available) Forum Death clicking TOSHIBA 500GB USB 2.0 & 3.0 External HDD Forum SolvedCan't open my external HDD Forum Solvedrecover files from defective toshiba external hard drive Forum I can locate my external hard drive but can't open it. Forum SolvedHow do you get a Toshiba external hard drive to pop up once usb cord is plugged in so that i can access my files? Forum Solvedmy 1 tb toshiba 3.0 usb hard disk partisions are not opening Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !