Question about Toshiba SD R2312 CD-RW/DVD-ROM (Combo) Burner
Drive is not accessible. The request cannot be performed because of an I/O Device Error When accessing the above said error occured When I clicked the CD Drive it shows the following message "The request cannot be performed because of an I/O device error.
Method 1: Change the transfer mode for your CD drive in IDE Channel Properties
1. Click Start, right-click My Computer, and then click Manage.
2. Under Computer Management (Local), click Device Manager.
3. On the right side, expand IDE ATA/ATAPI controllers.
4. Right-click the channel where your CD drive is connected, and then click Properties. Typically, this channel is Secondary IDE Channel.
5. On the Advanced Settings tab, in the Transfer Mode box for the device that represents your CD drive, click PIO Only. Typically, this device is Device 0. Then, click OK.
If the issue is not resolved after you change the transfer mode for the secondary IDE channel device 0, your CD drive may not be located there. Use the same procedure to change the transfer mode back to DMA if available. Then, repeat these steps to change the transfer mode for IDE devices in the following order until the issue is resolved:
• Primary IDE channel, device 1
• Secondary IDE channel, device 1
Note Primary IDE channel, device 0 is connected to your boot disk. This is the hard disk that typically contains your operating system.
Make sure that all cables are connected correctly
If you have another cable, try to use it. For USB devices, try to use another USB port. If it is internal dirve is there then Reseat it that means remove it and reinstal that
Then Set the BIOS as Default for that restart the system and before windows screen it gives the instructions how to boot in setup once you are in setup, on the bottom it says press F9 or F10 to set as default; different BIOS have different options so do the as the on screen instructons says.
Try to access the media or device on another computer; try it on your friend or family computer
if it is not working contact your H/W Vendor
Posted on Aug 14, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Dec 01, 2013 | Toshiba 1GB USB 2.0 High-Speed Flash Drive...
May 24, 2010 | Western Digital Caviar SE WD1600AAJS 160...
Aug 11, 2009 | Computers & Internet
May 23, 2009 | Computers & Internet
Apr 17, 2009 | Computers & Internet
Apr 08, 2009 | Computers & Internet
Sep 08, 2017 | Maxtor One Touch (RBAY080B0USR) Hard Drive
Mar 19, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa e140 MP3 Player
Jan 26, 2007 | Matsunichi MF326 MP3 Player
5,267 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: