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My second hard drive was properly detected and had no problems with its partition data being corrupted or overwritten. BSOD Help and Support USB3.0 Hard Drives Keep Self EjectingHey guys. I'll hopefully be getting a nice 600W drive or something soon. 36 posts Ars Technica > Forums > Hardware & Tweaking > Other Hardware Jump to: Select a forum ------------------ Hardware The BIOS was very old and had a handful up updates since. (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Currently Active Users Viewing This http://ps3coderz.com/hard-drive/problems-with-how-the-network-deals-with-shared-usb-external-drives.php

The only HDDs I've had ever problems with were Seagate drives, and both were .11 drives. On larger files of several gigabytes the docking station seems to go to standby. It's just gone. Might as well use USB 2.0 and eSata... http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/229870-mysterious-case-dissapearing-usb3-external-drives.html

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Sometimes a rescan in device manager will wake it up but usually only a reboot will. WTF, mate? It works fine on my laptop which still hasn't updated to the AU, but shows up as E: drive on pc rather than the assigned name and it just doesn't budge,

UNTIL I started using Windows 7. I no longer have that system because it was serviced for a bad mouse pad, and the service technicians toasted the whole system. tcs-daemonMay 21, 2010, 4:18 AM wslx said: Well, I kinda have the same problem but weirder. Hard Drive Disappears Randomly I wonder, with the new driver installed, have you done the typical USB troubleshooting steps?Start with USB Driver - General Fix for Problems to resolve the USB issues.

x64 CPU Intel i7 860 @ 2.80 GHz O/C'ed to 4.0GHz Motherboard Gigabyte P55A-UD3R Rev.1. Hard Drive Disappeared Windows 10 permalinkembedsavereportgive goldreply[–]larperdoodle -3 points-2 points-1 points 5 months ago*(0 children)This is why you don't do unattended installs. Do not post any offensive material Do not post personal information (address, email, phone number, etc.) Please remain respectful to users at all times. http://arstechnica.com/civis/viewtopic.php?t=1177129 Subreddit rules Promoted Subreddits Microsoft Teams - Office 365 Team communication service subreddit.

I have 3 external drives. External Hard Drive Disappears And Reappears Mystery . . . .Click to expand... It's STRANGE because all the "problematic" cables work in ALL other PC, notebooks, even PS3, but not "this" PC!!!!!!! But this is the second Seagate to do this :-/ continuum Moderator et Subscriptor Tribus: California Registered: Jul 1, 1999Posts: 79457 Posted: Sun Jan 06, 2013 11:35 pm Staying with the

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FAFFFFE071490F0000000028000F4971E000002000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 (edited to stop it from breaking proper word wrap)is what it says. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-699162/esata-randomly-disconnects-disappears.html I got a few USB2/eSata enclosures to give my father a few of my older 1TB HDDs and was using them to do some transfer-shuffles of my data around before I Secondary Hard Drive Disappears He has 3 Hard Drives in total. Hard Drive Disappears From Bios If yes/no - Update to the latest version by installing Intel Rapid Storage Technology Driver (Intel RST).

Right now Im trying to keep all of my programs from accessing the drive, lest it pulls a vanishing act in the middle of it running and hang up my whole this page The engineer tech at Western Digital told me that there are NO compatible esata connectors out there by wd that are compatible with 64-bit. If I physically unplug one of these devices, I immediately get the the disconnect sound (ding-dong). have been turned off. Hard Drive Disappears Until Reboot

EDIT: Typos permalinkembedsavereportgive goldreply[–]warriorx559 0 points1 point2 points 5 months ago(0 children) I think I found a solution, what I did is go to device manager and uninstall IDE ATA/ATAPI controllers drivers and I am having the weirdest problem. It annoys the crap out of me to try and move a 1TB file and it takes hours. get redirected here USB cables have been changed.

Hope this snippet helps others. Hard Drive Disappears After A Few Minutes I hope that USB 3.0 is better than eSATA, I've had quite a few problems with the latter if a problematic drive is connected (system stability issues), whereas the same drive The SATA drive with my videos and OneDrive files is now missing in Windows 10 only.

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I, as well as other ProBox owners, have talked with Mediasonic who essentially says the problem is not their hardware. Can't click, tab or anything. If I then plug the device back in, the connect sound (ding-dong) plays, and after a second or two, the AutoPlay prompt appears, and the devices shown up in Explorer as Hard Drive Disappeared Mac Was having the same thing but not on a laptop.http://www.sevenforums.com/performance-maintenance/148749-external-hdd-keeps-disconnecting-itself.html Eric BentsenNov 24, 2014, 5:22 AM muttalebm said: Hi guys, I had the exact same problem.

this is happening again, this time with a new (refurbished) drive. Ireland, UK Registered: Feb 12, 2000Posts: 11434 Posted: Mon Jan 07, 2013 10:34 am I've never had ANY luck with Seagate's refurbished drives. I tried "Googling" for solutions to no avail. useful reference sailor3rdApr 21, 2014, 4:20 PM Found the solution.

This includes the length from your internal header to the socket. 3 meters is possible but requires a good quality cable, not the crap OEMs like to stick in the box... Day #2! Checked the host system: - sfc /scannow = no problems - device manager = no yellow triangles on anything 3. Some USB devices do not recharge in Windows 8.1 http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2900614 In addition, please check the Event Log, verifying whether there is any relate error report about this problem.

stewballAug 25, 2011, 9:35 AM Everyone's making this way to complicated. it still only happens with this one drive.So... The commands are:diskpart automount disable automount enable My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number HP Pavilion e9110t OS Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit CPU Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Quad CPU Q9550 @ 2.83GHz brodie "diabolus scies" Ars Legatus Legionis et Subscriptor Tribus: Echo Base Registered: Dec 4, 2000Posts: 44020 Posted: Mon Dec 31, 2012 11:51 am /me cast spell of resurrectionSo yeah...

I then used Control Panel > Device Manager > properties > Policies, and unchecked the "Enable write caching on the device". I have tried drivers for all hardware both from the manufacturer, as well as Microsoft. First update drivers, if that does not work, try updating the firmware. Checked for any special BIOS settings - USB3 setting = enabled - other legacy settings = enabled 2.

All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices TechNet Products IT Resources Downloads Training Support Products Windows Windows Server System Center Browser   Office Office 365 Exchange Server   SQL Intel does not make a standalone controller unfortunately... #15 Insert_Nickname, Feb 20, 2013 Sporinator Member Joined: Apr 23, 2013 Messages: 56 Likes Received: 0 This problem is just INSANE!! All my WD's do. and it's great!

It has no problems. Similar Threads - flaky External HDDs Forum Date Take hard drive out of WD external? Microsoft released a new Cumulative Update for Windows 10 AU, KB3189866, that fixed the issue regarding external USB hard-drives not being recognized / NTFS partition not detected or RAW format partition. You may want to try disabling and then enabling the automount feature in diskpart.

It's actually a Microsoft issue, although I'm not sure anybody has stated it as such. I thought the problem was with the docking station, hp replaced it - same problem persisted. I think the only advice I can give here is if you plan on purchasing a motherboard, think twice if the name Etron appears anywhere...