Cannot format/use samsung HDD SP4011N? Tags: Hard Drives Format Samsung Storage Last response: May 27, 2012 5:34 AM in Storage Share smartyn13r May 5, 2012 7:53:15 AM Hello, I have two samsung hardisks Both SP4011N Had used it previously on my older systems When i bought a new desktop Kept safe these harddisk Recently i took it out for backuping my data but failed to format the disk I even tried to format it thorugh a windows xp & 7 disk but didnt work I can delete the partitions but when i restart the setup the partitions are back as if they werent deleted I even tried to format it when windows was loaded on a different harddisk ie my 500 gb But failed The partition come back like the resurect after the system is restarted Also when i try to save any date on the partitions which are already present The data is lost after the system has rebooted Similar to the case of deleting the partition Tried various tools to format the disk but format failed Need help Either to reiunstall the firmware or something that can bring my harddisk back to use I also have an IDE,Sata to USB interface device to connect the harddisk to the comp Have good knowlegde of doing technical stuff Especailly when it comes to problem But this is the only one which i couldnt solve yet Help Yelp SOS Mayday More about : format samsung hdd sp4011n smartyn13r May 19, 2012 10:15:40 AM soory its not SP4011N it is SV4011N please help its urgent m 0 l cybernalin May 20, 2012 6:45:52 AM i think you can fix it by using other os cd like Ubuntu m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer smartyn13r May 27, 2012 5:34:31 AM tried that but data is lost as i said formatting or deleting the partitions doesnt help through any disk they come back m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources My HDD Samsung HD103SJ suddenly stopped working and now cannot be detected by th Forum SolvedUpdating my HDD with an SSD on a Samsung Chronos 7: help Forum Solvedmy samsung plasma tv won't show picture and red light flashes.. cannot turn tv on manuallyand remote does not turn it on. Forum SolvedWIN 8.1 cannot see 2nd internal HDD Forum SolvedCannot Get 2nd Samsung 840 Pro To Work Forum SolvedCannot find wireless drivers for samsung np905s3g-k02uk Forum SolvedCannot find HDD LED wire Forum SolvedCannot get my Samsung 840 EVO 120GB SSD to boot-up using AHCI Mode - Please Help! Forum SolvedCannot access hdd without hanging in windows Forum SolvedCan I update my Samsung from a 320GB Hdd to a 1TB SSD ?. Also, can i increase my RAM memeory from 3GB to 8GB?. Forum SolvedHDD is not showing in bios & cannot install windows. Forum SolvedCannot activate windows with OEM activation key after HDD failure and replacement Forum SolvedNew builder - Samsung SSD and Seagate HDD not showing in BIOS in AHCI Forum SolvedCannot format the first created partition on HDD and cannot install OS Forum SolvedSecondary HDD is Primary Partitioned and Cannot be Formatted Forum i have a samsung np305v5a and cannot take my own pic using my built in cam why not can this problem be corrected Forum SolvedMy WD Caviar Green SATA HDD cannot be detected Forum SolvedExternal HDD on Samsung GAlaxy s4? Forum SolvedSamsung RV511, W7, HDD died, trying to boot to Windows with new HDD Forum Cannot read optical disc using Live File System after installing samsung magician RAPID for 840 pro SSD Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !