Why does my hard drive pause during formatting vista Tags: Hard Drives Formatting Windows Vista Storage Last response: July 22, 2010 3:44 AM in Storage Share Anonymous a b G Storage July 22, 2010 3:04:14 AM I am trying to install 1.5TB SATA hard drive. I singed it to a drive and it then told me to format it. So I did. It gets to about 75% and then doesnt go any farther. Whats wrong with it? More about : hard drive pause formatting vista w0lfattack July 22, 2010 3:44:00 AM Perhaps it wants to be returned. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Why does it say my drive needs formatting when i connect a sata hard disk to a u Forum Why does external 1tb hard drive turn on and off during sending of files from c Forum SolvedDoes formatting a hard drive ease data permanently? Forum Why does my hard drive need to be formatted Forum Why does my hard drive need to be formatted Forum Why does my computer want me to format my external hard drive Forum SolvedHow can I format my vista hard drive so I can do clean install of win7 Forum SolvedBIOS detecting hard drive, Vista install does not, seems to be stuck in RAID? Forum Solvedwhy does my external hard drive reports the error "G:\ is not accessible. The file or directory is corrupted and unreadable." Forum Formatting hard Drive /Vista Forum why it does not show the FORMAT option during re installation of windows 7? Forum old hard drive in a new build does it need wiping and the formatting/partitioning when loaded with windows 7? Forum windows 7 cannot format hard drive during install Forum Error code 0x80070057 during format in windows 7 installation, Sometimes detects hard drive Forum Formatting hard drive vista Forum Why does it say my WD external drive needs formatting Forum Reformat hard drive vista 64 went okay but computer shut down during reinstallat Forum Why Does My Computer Keep Locking Access To Hard Drive When I've Got 750 GB Free space Forum SolvedDoes blue screen of death on vista damage the hard drive Forum when does anyone think a 100 tb hard drive will become commercially available, and why? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !