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Usually just right clicking on it, and setting it as a partition or something like that would begin the process of turning it into a logical drive..? But these programs will probably allow you to delete any partitions on the drive allowing Windows to be installed on it Access Registered User 07-Dec-2012 21:09 #11 Sorted!Thanks to all for Dilinizi seçin. I've tried everything in this thread and not been able to get into this hdd. http://skdcom.com/hard-drive/clone-a-hard-drive-to-an-external-drive-or-maybe-a-second-pc.html

I've tried Seagate tools to get into to no avail. ALL formatted easily and the same. The time now is 14:30. Carl Barter 636 görüntüleme 0:55 How to convert any HDD into a USB Drive - Süre: 16:47.

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Nigel Goodwin View Public Profile Visit Nigel Goodwin's homepage! As a second drive used to store music and videos etc they work fine. Oturum aç 66 Yükleniyor... Tech Matters 57.444 görüntüleme 3:31 How to recover data from a hard drive (stuck heads: buzzing, clicking, etc) - Süre: 10:28.

Not sure, same as a faulty or failed hdd would that still work without it the system is activily trying to save data, above link says youve got to set it Learn more You're viewing YouTube in Turkish. Usually just right clicking on it, and setting it as a partition or something like that would begin the process of turning it into a logical drive..? Sky Box Hard Drive Size Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?

Login here to discuss! I've tried searching the internet for info on how to write enable hard drives but nothing I found has helped - I just can't go any further at all. attar, Dec 8, 2010 #2 Vejeta77 Member Joined: Jul 17, 2006 Messages: 57 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 16 attar said: In Disk management, does it show the disk as partitioned. useful source For the record, the 500gb samsung came from a white 2009 model SKY+ HD box, it's model number i do not know, but it is my understanding that the 80GB model

I've tried creating one but the disk is unable to initialize. Sky Hard Drive Copy Thank you for your time Vejeta77, Dec 8, 2010 #1 attar Senior member Joined: Jun 17, 2005 Messages: 11,479 Likes Received: 25 Trophy Points: 128 In Disk management, does Now you have a useable hdd. Ekle Bu videoyu daha sonra tekrar izlemek mi istiyorsunuz?

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All the content is stored in it's encrypted form so it needs to be played back through the original box with an active card in place. http://forums.digitalspy.co.uk/showthread.php?t=1889260 Contact Us - Overclockers UK - Top Powered by vBulletin Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. Overclockers UK (Ocuk Ltd) Sky Box Hard Drive To Pc Find More Posts by Nigel Goodwin 11-09-2013, 14:05 #3 JasonWatkins Forum Member Join Date: Mar 2003 Posts: 53,703 I actually ran twin hard drives on my PC for a Sky Box Hard Drive Replacement Mobile Phones & Tablets Testing Distributed Computing Crypto Currency & Mining Team OcUK Distributed Computing Projects OcUK Matters OcUK Jobs OcUK

Some partitioning software would do it like Partition Magic. check over here Didn't even make it to 1% -_- Vejeta77, Dec 9, 2010 #5 KillerBug Regular member Joined: May 21, 2006 Messages: 3,803 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 46 Try this; it I'm about to try that next.Click to expand... I've formatted many hard drives from Scientific Atlanta 8300 PVR's (We in Canada call ours Personal video recorders!). Sky Hd External Hard Drive

I haven't tried the windows 7 install format yet. After the wipe you could do this in Windows or with a LiveCD, whichever you prefer.EDIT: Ultimate Boot CD has a lot of these utilities on one disc (including DBAN), it's Reklam Otomatik oynat Otomatik oynatma etkinleştirildiğinde, önerilen bir video otomatik olarak oynatılır. http://skdcom.com/hard-drive/new-hard-drive.html It has the win 7 anti virus 2012 on it, and it's a cybercriminal virus.

Connect this drive, and boot from a copy of windows, as if you were going to do a fresh install, and let it try to format the drive before the install How To Open Sky Hd Box solved how to format a hard drive solved How to format a new hard drive with no OS solved How do I format my hard drive? MazzaB View Public Profile Find More Posts by MazzaB 17th Jul 2011, 10:58 #17 ArthurB Minimodder Join Date: Jul 2011 Location: United Kingdom Posts: 43 Since the drive is

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BTW, the WD HDD is: WD5000AVVS-63ZWB0 CBLF, May 6, 2011 #17 Vejeta77 Member Joined: Jul 17, 2006 Messages: 57 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 16 AssKlown said: He would HAVE Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Free Shipping for Loyal Forum Members - CLICK HERE Overclockers UK Forums > Hardware > Storage Drives Hard drive in Sky Düşüncelerinizi paylaşmak için oturum açın. Sky Hard Drive Problems Well worth it, a hard drive for free It's common practice, I've been using Sky+ and HD drives for years I've even got a USB 'drop in' HDD SATA adaptor for

The model is an ST3500830SCE. Doesn't really matter anyway as I've returned to say I've done it using Diskpart.exe and instructions found on the AVForum website. with out the hard drive in? http://skdcom.com/hard-drive/need-new-hard-drive.html Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy Cookie Policy Complaints Site Map Skip to menuSkip to contentWe use cookie files to improve site functionality and personalisation.

The USB HDD loaded Ubuntu OS. Yükleniyor... Also what are the drive model numbers? Hardware & Devices Internal Hard Drive acting like an External Hard DriveHi guys, I'm new on any sort of forums so go easy if it's a stupid question..but here goes.

Presumably a sky box is just something like a wdhdtv and hard drive in a bigger box that works with TV Guest2 View Public Profile Find More Posts by Guest2 I haven't tried the windows 7 install format yet. Bungletron View Public Profile Find More Posts by Bungletron 6th Jul 2011, 18:43 #12 MazzaB Multimodder Join Date: Jul 2011 Posts: 73 Anyone found any problems with 1tb Yes I see the disc in Disk Management.

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no, but i thought you might be able to get software to open the file/images some how Guest2 View Public Profile Find More Posts by Guest2 17th Oct 2010, 22:31 Tags:PCSkyHard DiskMore5y, 3w agoPosted 5 years, 3 weeks ago Options QuoteAll Comments (12) Jump to unreadPost a commentComments/page:2040605 years, 3 weeks ago#1ReplyInfo here http://forums.digitalspy.co.uk/showthread.php?t=1277808Reply5 years, 3 weeks ago#2ReplyWell the box is Try formatting it through DOS? MazzaB View Public Profile Find More Posts by MazzaB 7th Jul 2011, 00:28 #13 kenco_uk I unsuccessfully then tried again Join Date: Nov 2003 Location: Bourne, Lincolnshire, UK

It would see the disk but would not clean or partition.Click to expand... More resources Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Search the site Ok About Dark Rock Advanced; Crucial M4 128GB SSD; Samsung Spinpoint 2TB HDD; White NZXT Phantom Case; Dell U2311H Monitor; Windows 7. ALL formatted easily and the same.

CBLF, May 5, 2011 #12 DXR88 Regular member Joined: May 29, 2007 Messages: 714 Likes Received: 2 Trophy Points: 28 CBLF said: I tried this after I ran the utility to