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External Hard Drive Problem

Discussion in 'PC hardware help' started by martin76, Oct 31, 2004.

  1. martin76

    martin76 Guest

    I have an External Hard Drive (250GB) from America. The problem I am having is that I cannot access the My Videos folder (I could a few days ago). I keep getting the following message :
    k:\My Videos is not accessible

    The request could not be performed because of an I/O device error
     
  2. ddp

    ddp Moderator Staff Member

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    try it on a different usb port if that is what it is using & see what happens. ran into somewhat same problem, wouldn't work on front usb but does on back usb
     
  3. martin76

    martin76 Guest

    Thanks I tried that but no joy.
     
  4. ianski7

    ianski7 Guest

    Hey!

    What make and what is the age of the drive?
    Try renaming the folder.
     
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