My passport device an I/O error Tags: Hard Drives Devices Storage Last response: May 25, 2012 6:55 PM in Storage Share abera2004 May 24, 2012 8:50:51 AM Hello, F:\is not accessible. the request could not be performed because of an I/O device error please help tosolve this problem More about : passport device error phil22 a c 76 G Storage May 25, 2012 6:55:16 PM Doesn't sound very encouraging - usually a symptom of drive failure. To confirm this, test it with WD "Data LifeGuard Diagnostic for Windows". Get it here: http://support.wdc.com/product/download.asp?groupid=201... Note: ignore the actual Passport model shown on the page as the model is irrelevant. The software can be used to test all external WD drives. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumI 0 device error external hard drive passport ForumI/O device error on WD external hard drive ForumCant access external hard drive i/o device error ForumWD My Passport External HD Failure ForumError Copying File or Folder - because of an I/O device er.. ForumI/o device error windows installation error ForumI/o device error usb drive ForumWD I/O device error ForumWD I/O device error ForumSeagate 500gb external hard drive 0x8007045D I/O device error ForumI/O Device Error with Card Reader ForumHe request could not be performed because of an i/o device error ForumI/o device error on my 500Gb external hard disk(Freeagent) ForumI/o device error on my 500Gb external hard disk(Freeagent) ForumI/o device error (0x8007045d) Forum4tb hdd is being read as 2tb hdd ForumHow to retrieve password for my passport hard drive Forum#10009 error for phoenix bios ForumHARD DRIVE ERROR ForumMatshita DVD RAM UJ-870pc Device problems More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !