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: ForumPortable Hard Drive Problem ForumPortable External Hard Disk Drive ForumPortable hard drive problems ForumPossible problems when a portable hard drive falls ForumPortable hard drive wont open after windows repair ForumIomega portable hard drive not showing up ForumBest between seagate and western digital portable hard disk drive ForumToshiba portable hard drive is not working properly ForumExternal portable hard drive ForumTOSHIBA portable hard drive is not working ForumSeagate portable hard drive not being recognised and making beeping sound ForumPortable hard drive ForumToshiba Portable Hard Disk has become LOCAL DRIVE ... ForumToshiba portable hard disk drives ForumCan I modify a USB to provide 2A for my portable hard drive ? ForumSamsung 27 inch monitor (S27B970D) Forum[Solved] HP L1502 LCD Flat Panel Monitor Problems ForumPrinters for a 64 bit drive computer ForumAnyone else had problems with Trust products? ForumProblems (No 2nd sata HDD deteceted on motherboard or bios More resources Read discussions in other Computer Peripherals categories Printers CRT Monitors Flat Panel Monitors Digital Cameras Webcams Scanners Logitech !