Initializing my HDD I/O error Tags: Hard Drives HD Storage Last response: January 24, 2013 4:33 PM in Storage Share keavyn January 24, 2013 12:27:24 PM When trying to initialize my 3tb external hd, an I/O error appears and am unable to initialize it. The hard drive was initialized and partitioned and was in the middle of a back up when the hard drive was disabled. More about : initializing hdd error phil22 a c 79 G Storage January 24, 2013 4:33:31 PM Test the drive with the manufacturer's diagnostic software (Windows version). Links are at top of this page: http://www.tacktech.com/display.cfm?ttid=287 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Raptor Drives Not initializing getting I/o Error Forum HDD not initializing and giving error Forum Reformatting HDD 1 TB WD I/O error Forum Unable to Initialize HDD Forum While initializing device IOS: Error - Real mode system me.. Forum The request could not be performed because of an i/o device error "HELP Forum I/O device error Forum E:\ is not accessible. I/O error on internal HDD Seagate Forum Help! Getting I/O errors scanning hard drive with GetDataBack Forum I/O HDD error Forum Initializing Screen Error Forum New HDD wont initialize Forum I have 2 500GB HDD , but can only access 1 Forum Getting I/O Monitor Initialize Error on startup Forum First SSD advice? Forum HDD No longer appears. Forum Native AHCI support in BIOS for HDD Forum Seagate GoFlex1TB HDD not assigned LETTER but shown on "safely remove" Forum Restart your PC to repair drive error (Important). Forum Can i use one of my old laptop HDD on a new pc? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !