Sata ii cable Tags: Hard Drives Cable Sata Quick Format Format Hitachi Storage Last response: August 4, 2010 7:39 PM in Storage Share Anonymous August 4, 2010 5:00:40 PM my new Hitachi 2TB HDD won't format on my W7 64bit machine. Quick format fails, slow format hangs. Any ideas? More about : sata cable | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove sminlal Storage Expert August 4, 2010 7:39:22 PM Try swapping cables and using a different SATA port to rule out cable or port problems. Use a program like "DiskCheckup" to check the SMART data for the drive to see if any errors are being reported. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>Sata ii cable> Related ressources: ForumUgh.. One problem after the next. SATA II Cable and Motherboard Power ForumSATA II or SATA III Cable for SSD ForumWD 6Gb/s 1TB on Marvell 9128 using Sata II cable smart fails ForumTrying to find a SATA II cable for my 500GB western digital HDD ForumSATA II in Cable in SATA 3 Port ForumCable matters? SATA vs. SATA II ForumSata II Cable ForumSata II cable ca use in Sata III HD without any speed loss? ForumCable matters? SATA vs. SATA II vs. sas ForumSATA 150 vs SATA II 300 cable ?? ForumSATA II cable worth it? ForumSATA 2 vs. SATA 3 cable ForumSATA II / III Cables, Connectors and Components (DVD drive, HDD) ForumSamsung 840 120gb or SanDisk 128gb on SATA II ? ForumDell Optiplex 755 Upgrade ForumSATA cable ripped port off HDD ForumWindows 7 usb 2 0 to ide & sata cable driver ForumIs using a 6.0gbs sata cable on a 3.0gbs HDD good/bad? ForumUSB Header to Internal SATA Drive Connector Cable? ForumSata II cable ca use in Sata III HD without any speed loss? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !