Fixing the parameter of a drive Tags: Hard Drives External Hard Drive Storage Last response: January 4, 2012 12:04 PM in Storage Share Tebogo January 4, 2012 8:31:01 AM Hi I am trying to access an external hard drive, and i am getting error saying the parameter is incorrect. please help More about : fixing parameter drive WyomingKnott a c 311 G Storage January 4, 2012 12:04:21 PM You are going to have to be a little more specific. There are lots of parameters, and changing them usually has no effect. 1) The full message would be useful. A screenshot of Device Manager and Disk Manager even more so. 2) Has this drive ever been used successfully with this computer or another computer? 3) What kind of external drive? USB, USB 3.0, eSata? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedMy external hard drive will not work. It says parameter is incorrect every time i try to do something on it Forum SolvedF: drive is not accessible the parameter is in correct Forum Help fix mydell it wont let me in c:/ drive says the parameters wrong Forum Cannot defragment C: drive: The parameter is incorrect 0x80070057 Forum How to fix a laptop that says an invalid parameter was passed to a service Forum What is wrong when a external hard drive says incorrect parameter Forum Parameter is incorrect on my F drive Forum How to fix incorrect parameter Forum Drive not accessible the parameter is incorrect Forum Drive is not accessible the parameter is incorrect Forum Incorrect parameter when changing drive letter for primary partition Forum How to fix parameter is incorrect on External hardrive Forum J: not accessible. Parameter is incorrect. How to fix? Forum SolvedNeed help in fixing a WD My Passport 2TB External drive Forum SolvedFixing My Hard Drive Partitions Forum SolvedFixing/Upgrading Old Desktop (Compatibility, new GPU, Hard Drive, Wireless Adapter) Forum Need Help Fixing This Annoying BSoD Problem on Windows 8.1 (Spoilers : Drive Errors :P) Forum new hard drive not fixing laptop Forum Fixing and finding bad sectors in the hard drive Forum Fixing an old system (saving/booting from old hard drive) to recover program Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !