Laptop cannot read disc for external harddrive Tags: Laptops Devices External Hard Drive Storage Last response: June 19, 2010 3:43 PM in Storage Share JOCKY B June 17, 2010 7:00:08 PM I have a Maxtor external hard drive/but laptop shows an I/O device error, windows unable to read disc device manager says device working ok. how to resolve this More about : laptop read disc external harddrive Jonmor68 a b D Laptop a b G Storage June 18, 2010 12:51:14 AM Has it ever worked, can you try it on another pc? Try rebooting with it connected. JOCKY B June 19, 2010 3:43:27 PM Jonmor68 said:Has it ever worked, can you try it on another pc? Try rebooting with it connected. YES it was working fine/ On pc it is just the same error that shows/ Rebooting with it connected did nothing to change this issue. thanks for replying anyway. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedLaptop harddrive in an external enclosure - cannot recover data Forum SolvedI want to buy Seagate External Harddrive, my HP Laptop does not read it. How can I fix this??? Forum HP Laptop Cannot Read Win XP Disc Forum My laptop wont read any discs it says hard drive cannot be located Forum Cannot read optical disc using Live File System after installing samsung magician RAPID for 840 pro SSD Forum SolvedSwapped laptop harddrive now cannot reinstall windows. Forum SolvedWindows 8.1 cannot read files on my external drive. Forum My computer cannot read my WD External Hard drive Forum SolvedAcer Laptop won't read internal disc Forum "The drive cannot find the sector requested" - External hard disc is not working. Please help me Forum Solvedlaptop cannot read expansion drive Forum CD/DVD DRIVE CANNOT READ OR LOAD WINDOWS 7 DISC-HELP! Forum I cannot access my external Harddrive AT ALL Forum Cannot delete i386 from external harddrive Forum What to do if you cannot find an external harddrive on your Forum Cannot read the disc Forum Disc management sees my external USB hard drive and I cannot manage the disc Forum Cannot read Microsoft windows 7 disc. Forum Cannot Locate External Harddrive (Iomega ExtHD 1 TB) Forum How to format cannot be formated wd external hard disc storage device Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !