Hard drive only formats to 70% Tags: Hard Drives Seagate Storage Last response: December 26, 2011 8:17 PM in Storage Share russelllee7877 December 25, 2011 4:09:56 PM Hello, im trying to formatt my 2tb seagate hard drive, and when it gets to about 70% complete it wont progress any more? is the drive broken or is there a simple explanation? thanks russell More about : hard drive formats jsmakkar a b G Storage December 25, 2011 11:12:15 PM Hello russelllee7877, Welcome to Forums!! Try to format with a different tool. 1. Partition Tool 2. Parted Magic There are so many other tools too. Traildriver a b G Storage December 26, 2011 12:58:10 AM What is the operating system? Older versions will not recognize that size. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer fzabkar a c 301 G Storage December 26, 2011 8:17:24 PM Try a comprehensive SMART diagnostic. Look for reallocated, pending, or uncorrectable sectors. HD Sentinel (DOS / Windows / Linux): http://www.hdsentinel.com/ HDDScan for Windows: http://hddscan.com/ See this article for SMART info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/S.M.A.R.T. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources MY HARD DRIVE ONLY FORMATS TO 31GIG Forum Missing Space on Hard Drive - Drive shows only 70% of Actu.. Forum Solvedmy Iomega external hard drive will not connect. only option given is to format Forum [Solved]Hard drive only showing half capacity after formatting Forum Format read only partition of hard disk and i have no DVD or CD Drive Forum hard drive un formats itself frequently? Forum Drive only formats externally Forum SolvedHard Drive/ 1 TB for under $70? Forum SolvedOnly 320gb detected of new 1tb hard drive after restoring with system image Forum SolvedMy Hard Drive only shows 24 gb out of 320 gb Forum Format hard drives only? Forum Free boot/rescue disc that formats hard drive as NTFS? Forum SolvedBest Hard Mechanical Hard Drive at $60/$70 Forum Solved4TB hard drive only noticed as a 2TB hard drive (?) Forum SolvedExternal Hard Drive only get 2tb out of 3 Forum SolvedCan i use this hard drive only or do i need both internal and external Forum Solved3TB Hard Drive only show 1.99TB in my computer. Forum SolvedOnly my C drive will be formatted while installing widow 8.1 ? Forum Solvedonly some files accessible from external hard drive in enclosure Forum SolvedSet hard drive to only one partition using entire drive Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !