HDD not initializing and giving error Tags: Hard Drives Western Digital Green Storage Last response: March 13, 2012 2:25 PM in Storage Share snakenobi March 12, 2012 6:12:58 AM i just bought a Western Digital Cavier Green SATA 3 2TB HDD.And its just not starting up. It doesn't even get detected sometimes. Other times it is detected and does not initialize 'The request could not be performed because of an I/O device' More about : hdd initializing giving error snakenobi March 13, 2012 2:25:43 PM Best answer selected by snakenobi. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Initializing my HDD I/O error Forum SolvedHDD giving Disk Error but dskchk and S.M.A.R.T. Clean -> Network Drivers at Fault??? Forum SolvedInternal HDD giving error when connected Externally Forum My secondary HDD is giving me error messages... Forum Initialize External HDD Error Forum Solved(Help) Dropped HDD not initializing in windows 8... Forum trying to install my 1TB HDD. but shows 0MB. tried to initialize disk on MDR but shows error of internal I/O error Forum Solved[Urgent] New 2TB HDD not initializing Forum 3TB HDD Initializing each time??? Forum XP giving me HDD errors. HDD showing up in RAIDcreation/BIOS Forum my external HDD(WD)gives the error"the device cannot start(code 10)" Forum SolvedInitializing Screen Error Forum SolvedMy monitor is giving me a "No Signal" error. PC is on. Help! Forum SolvedRadeon 7650M drivers giving error 43 after install Forum G2viewer will not properly initialize; gives 0xc0000005 error Forum Alert! Error Initializing PCI express slot 4 Forum Will initializing my 3TB HDD erase the data? Forum SolvedMotherboard giving the error code 64 after switching to a new case Forum SolvedSkype giving error Forum Error while initializing the nic Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !