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CANNOT FORMAT THE HDD

I CANNOT RECORD OR FORMAT THE HDD ON MY 42" LG LCD. JUST READ "DISK INITIALISATION IN PROGRESS ITS A LG 42" LC 2RR UNIT

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  • shauna2701 Jul 03, 2008

    thank a million .... i sent the set to LG ... and they are currently looking at it .... they have not given me any feedback but i agree totally with the testing of the hdd on the computers motherboard ...... much appreciated.



    Lets wait to hear what they say about this?



  • Kahale Apr 10, 2009

    I have the same problem, do i take it to LG centre for checking. Dose the warranty cover such problems as the TV is 9 months old.

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The HDD on this set is a SATA drive. It connects directly to the main board on the set. You can take the drive out of the set and format it on your PC, if it formats then replace the main board. If it will not format replace with a SATA drive of similar size.

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