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 SolvedInternal HDD giving error when connected Externally Forum HDD giving Disk Error but dskchk and S.M.A.R.T. Clean -> Network Drivers at Fault??? Forum My secondary HDD is giving me error messages... Forum Solved[Urgent] New 2TB HDD not initializing 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 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 (Help) Dropped HDD not initializing in windows 8... Forum SolvedInitializing Screen Error Forum G2viewer will not properly initialize; gives 0xc0000005 error Forum Alert! Error Initializing PCI express slot 4 Forum SolvedMSi mobo giving me debug code 66 which means "late cpu initialization" What is it and what can i do about it. Forum Will initializing my 3TB HDD erase the data? Forum Initializing my HDD Forum Error while initializing the nic Forum Problem initializing Hdd Forum SolvedGPEDIT.MSC giving me error Forum SolvedGigabyte r9 280x won't start on my system, keeps giving post error of 0_ Forum Ive tried everything: Alert! Error Initializing PCI Express NIC Bridge Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !