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Can't open HDD drive

I can't get my external HDD to open. I can see it it in my windows explorer but when I try to open it it gives me an error message: P:/ is not accessable. Error performing inpage operations.

it's a seagate baracud 7200.10 HDD in a mobile landisk encasing.

Please help!?

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    snaveevad Sep 21, 2012

    What causes are responsible for a drive to behave like this?

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    snaveevad Sep 21, 2012

    Had exact same issue with a Seagate FreeAgent Go 320GB, tried Jyothish nv's suggestion and it worked, turned out chkdsk found, deleted and replaced a corrupt attribute. Thank goodness for you folks who still remember and use DOS.

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1. Start > Run > type in cmd then click OK to get a command prompt.
2. Type in chkdsk e: /r (replace e: with the drive letter of your external hard drive).

This won't do any harm, it will fix errors on the disk and try to recover data from bad sectors. It might not solve the problem but it's worth a try. Jyo

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    Butch Vincent Isabelo Mar 26, 2014

    Yes, it worked! :) It does not turned out to be successful at first because some errors occurred while checking the files. But I re-inserted the device and used chkdsk D: then chckdsk D: /f to fix errors and used again the chkdsk D: /r. A message that the disk have already no enough space came out. I was worried, but when I checked the device, it is already working fine... Thank you very much.

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    Butch Vincent Isabelo Mar 26, 2014

    Yes, it worked! :) It does not turned out to be successful at first because some errors occurred while checking the files. But I re-inserted the device and used chkdsk D: then chckdsk D: /f to fix errors and used again the chkdsk D: /r. A message that the disk have already no enough space came out. I was worried, but when I checked the device, it is already working fine... Thank you very much.ment

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Had exact same issue with a Seagate FreeAgent Go 320GB, tried Jyothish nv's suggestion and it worked, turned out chkdsk found, deleted and replaced a corrupt attribute.
Thank goodness for you folks who still remember and use DOS.

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  • snaveevad
    snaveevad Sep 21, 2012

    Had exact same issue with a Seagate FreeAgent Go 320GB, tried Jyothish nv's suggestion and it worked, turned out chkdsk found, deleted and replaced a corrupt attribute.
    Thank goodness for you folks who still remember and use DOS.

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