Portable hard drive problems Tags: Portable Hard Drive Peripherals Last response: December 18, 2011 9:58 AM in Computer Peripherals Share Anonymous July 17, 2011 6:49:33 PM Hello, When I plug my portable hard drive in it doesnt recognise the drive and just shows the following: J:\is not accessible The parameter is incorrect. Can anybody advise? Mike More about : portable hard drive problems marbski July 19, 2011 2:31:53 AM it's your portable hard drive is new? or old? Ubrales July 19, 2011 2:40:39 AM Welcome to Tom's Hardware Forums! Type in "cmd" in the Start Search box (without the quotes) Right click on cmd.exe that shows up and choose Run as Administrator Run chkdsk command on the faulting drive chkdsk /F /R /X H: Make sure you substitute H: with whatever letter your drive is using. That’s it. The scan will take several hours. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer travisgothic December 18, 2011 9:58:32 AM but its says that CHKDSK is not available for RAW drivers!!wat should i do? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Portable hard drive problems Forum Problems opening portable WD hard drive Forum Portable hard drive problems Forum Possible problems when a portable hard drive falls Forum Hey, i have a really quick problem. when ever i plug in my portable hard drive the bluetooth in the computer stutters and sto Forum Portable Hard Drive Problem Forum Problem with folder files that need formatting on my portable hard drives. Forum SolvedUSB Portable Hard Drive asking me to insert a disc Forum SolvedI purchased a 2tg portable WD Ultra hard drive. I down loaded my C Drive on to the hard drive and was able to look at it for a Forum SolvedSeagate portable hard drive not being recognised and making beeping sound Forum Solvedhow to fix a Seagate portable hard drive that doesnt appear in device manager, disk management or my computer Forum Solvedmaking internal hard drive and external portable Forum SolvedSeagate portable hard drive - can't eject safely Forum SolvediOmega Portable Hard Drive Not Working Forum SolvedGet back saved over Microsoft Word document on portable hard drive. Forum SolvedPortable hard drive recognized as local disk Forum SolvedWill 2TB portable hard drive work on my laptop? Forum SolvedPortable WD Hard drive not accessible Forum i have a imation apollo 2.5" portable hdd 250GB that is not allowing me to copy to the hard drive but is letting me copy off a Forum SolvedI can transform my portable hard disc drive from Fat 32 to NTFS and then to FAT 32 ?? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Computer Peripherals categories Printers CRT Monitors Flat Panel Monitors Digital Cameras Webcams Scanners Logitech !