Format External hard drive Tags: Hard Drives External Hard Drive Format Storage Last response: June 28, 2012 3:55 PM in Storage Share Dil18 June 28, 2012 3:45:50 PM i have external hard drive, and it is now asking if i want to format it, and it wont let me go on to it. how can i recover the files without loosing More about : format external hard drive captaincharisma June 28, 2012 3:55:17 PM if you are able to try connecting it to another computer see if it picks it up. if not you will have to take the hard drive out of the enclosure and install it internally m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDropped 1TB seagate external hard drive. Now it is asking me to format. Help! Forum SolvedCan't format my external hard drive to anything other than NTFS Forum Solvedhow to format an external 3tb seagate back up plus into an internal 3tb hard drive Forum SolvedOnce I format my external hard drive how would recover the lost files Forum Solvedmy Iomega external hard drive will not connect. only option given is to format Forum How to format a write protect WD external hard drive/disk Forum External Hard Drive Crc , Readonly , Raw Format Error Forum External Hard drive Lacie does not accept Format, says write protected Forum SolvedHow to format external 2Tb buffalo hard drive to ntfs windows 7 Forum usb external hard drive format Forum What will happen if I format my 3TB external hard drive as FAT32? Will it still be capable of utilising its full potential Forum What format does my files on my external hard drive need to be to play on my portable DVD player Forum how can i format my external hard drive? Forum Windows 8 and external hard drive asking to format Forum External Hard Drive with data not mounting and asking to format. Failed chkdsk on CMD halfway-progress!! Forum How to access a an old external hard drive's files on a new laptop, when prompted to format which would erase them?! Forum Transcend external hard drive asking to format Forum How to repair n format your external hard drive Forum Can't format my external hard drive. Should I wipe it? Forum External hard drive hitich wont open and wont format Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !