NTFS HDD set to "unknown"

Discussion in 'PC Hardware' started by potjevleesch, Sep 23, 2016.

  1. potjevleesch

    potjevleesch MDL Addicted

    Aug 7, 2010
    #1 potjevleesch, Sep 23, 2016
    Last edited: Sep 23, 2016
    without any peculiar intervention, this disk has gone to "not intialized" status, rightclicking to initialize it as NTFS (like it was before) fails
    pls help

    edit 18:56 hrs showed up again after 3 reboot ! what can be wrong ?
  2. Michaela Joy

    Michaela Joy MDL Crazy Lady

    Jul 26, 2012
    Sounds like a problem with the drive or disc controller. It could also be a cable problem.

    That's the first place I'd look.

    And, as always, please post your hardware specs and the make of the drive.
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