Can't access my 1TB Buffalo external HD Tags: Hard Drives Buffalo HD Storage Last response: January 31, 2013 1:27 AM in Storage Share rufo January 30, 2013 2:26:10 PM Hello all, I have issue on my ITB buffalo ext HD, i can see the blue light on the HD when connected to my laptop, but i can't access it since i the HD can't be seen in the "My computer" list of drive. Trying to access in disk management but also error found after initializing the disk "the request could not be performed due to I/O device error". I check the disk capacity it appears 2Tb instead of 1Tb br, rufo More about : access 1tb buffalo external alvine a b G Storage January 30, 2013 2:34:12 PM is the external hd making any clicking noises? m 0 l fzabkar a c 326 G Storage January 31, 2013 1:27:41 AM If the capacity is being reported as 2TiB (not 2TB), then this is symptomatic of an internal problem with the HDD, possibly a damaged firmware module. How does HD Sentinel see the drive? http://www.hdsentinel.com/ m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Can't access my 1TB Buffalo external HD Forum Can't access my Buffalo Drive Station External USB 2.0 Hard drive Forum Buffalo HD show the disk structure is corrupted and unreadable.Window can't access the disk Forum SolvedCan't access folders via Mac on Verbatim 1TB External Hard Drive Forum SolvedWD 1TB external hard drive, can't access Forum I can't access the partitions on my Toshiba 1TB external hard disk Forum My 1TB WD external hard drive is not showing up under MY PC. Device manager is showing it but I can't access it. Can you help? Forum Cant access datas from my 1TB external HDD Forum SolvedNeed Help with my Buffalo Ministation 1tb 3.0 External Hdd Forum SolvedCan't access data on Samsung external HD Forum Buffalo 1tb External Problem Forum SolvedBuffalo HD-PNTU3 External Hard Drive Not Seen Forum Remove password for buffalo external hdd 1tb Forum SolvedPlease help :( my buffalo external hard drive can't be recognised on my Macbook. Forum My Buffalo 1tb external hard drive will not turn on. Tried other power leads as Forum SolvedAccessing shared buffalo external drive causes system crash Forum SolvedHow do I reformat a Buffalo external HD without losing files from it? Forum Can't access files on my lacie external HD in windows 8 Forum Cant access my External HD Forum I cant access my external HD local disk it is working fine before Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !