Unfortunately, a common problem that arises for Windows Vista users is getting an I/O device error when attempting to read SDHC memory cards that are 8 GB or larger. Sam 17 November 2009 at 6:56 am Thanks for this tip, but sadly the installer detects that my drive is not a Sandisk drive and refuses to run. THANKS FOR HELP AND SOLUTION - WAS THE CD. no media problem from disk management… ravindra 29 August 2011 at 12:10 am my pen drive of 4gb of kingston not working . Source
Has anyone seen a fix for this? Word of warning - some of the links mentioned above are well dodgy, with viruses attached. I think this will disable the U3 features of the flash drive but the basic storage features worked fine for me after making this change. In this situation, you should check if there is any problem with the USB cable or card reader. look at this web-site
A format from here fixed my issue, after I deleted a partition that was probably stopping it from working. I would like to download some video's and pictures I have on my hard drive, but get the error code of, "G:\ is not accessible. Step 2 – Choose the “Performance and Maintenance” menu choice and then click the “System” menu option. Tip: If you receive I/O device error message when you are trying to copy a folder which contains lots of files, you can try to open the folder and copy each
Just as I was running out of options, I opened the autorun.inf file and found a very interesting entry: [Update] URL=http://u3.sandisk.com/download/lp_installer.asp?custom=184.108.40.206&brand=PelicanBFG The fix So, with nothing to lose, I pasted http://u3.sandisk.com/download/lp_installer.asp?custom=220.127.116.11&brand=PelicanBFG If possible you could test this by putting it in another reader and see if it works. Then click on Update. Sandisk Pen Drive Repair Tool Any more suggestions?
and thats it worked for me… :-)) Maxtor 14 December 2010 at 7:05 pm I have a HDD maxtor 8GB IDE, its plugged with usb cable, when I try to format Gives an error "Windows unable to format it". There's no point advising those with this problem to format/change drive letter or run a recovery tool since the o/s sees a drive with no disk inside. Message 6 of 15 (5,704 Views) 0 Kudos 0.5 1.0 1.5 2.0 2.5 3.0 3.5 4.0 4.5 5.0 Posts: 0 Re: I/O Device Error Message Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe
Inside is Super Stick Recovery Tool V18.104.22.168.exe. How To Fix I/o Device Error Usb Drive Unplug the device from the USB port. 2. NOTE: Under Windows 7, 8 and Vista, some registry keys may be protected and cannot be deleted. I´m desperate to open the files.
There are also a number of good ideas in the comments below, so definitely read through them for more options. this contact form Nomoremaxtor One of my files cannot be accesed in Maxtor OT4, the computer hanged and I need to unplug and restart my comupter and OT4 again. Please try the request again. After forgetting my password and automatically locked it and reformatting it and hitting the ERASE button a message appears stating that an error occur. Sandisk Warranty
It showed 0 bytes under properties. Hopefully this fix will work for other people like me who tried everything suggested here but failed. Run it as administrator with the drive plugged in and click "Update" about 5 minutes later- Problem solved! *Warning* This erases everything on the drive, I have no clue how to have a peek here If it works, then the issue is with the disk/drive/device you are trying to use.
p.s. Sandisk Format Tool Right-clic on it and select the option to disable it. It is a SanDisk Cruzer Blade 4 GB Pen Drive bob 26 March 2013 at 8:53 am @186 - Alan Sir, hat tip to you - you have solved this problem
dian 25 May 2010 at 2:35 am hello, where could i found the ActiveX… sorry, my english is not good… Thx Before please 28 May 2010 at 9:49 am antonio2 please Also, i cant see the drive in Disk Manager, but is visible in My computer. When I plug it in .. Sandisk Secure Access I am not able to find the Advanced Settings tab and I'm running Vista.
I did it! Booted to Windows XP sp3 Safe Mode. wht to do now please help sammi 13 February 2012 at 3:23 am Bhanu just right click on the popup above then select allow activex components the refresh. Check This Out transcencend online recovery tool is not dececting the drive Polito 15 August 2012 at 10:29 pm Hello!
for info on the format util. I then click to fix the problem but it caused all the files in OT4 cannot be accessed although they still show in window explorer. Wicky 9 November 2011 at 9:44 am Hey..can't thank you enough bro..just recovered two of my 8GB drives.."you are the man" Said 13 November 2011 at 9:19 pm Dears, I have From the registry menu, choose File > Export. 4.
UFD and in 2 minutes my drive was repaired :-))) manoj 21 July 2012 at 9:16 am how trascend jet flash 330 8 gb can be recover. laptop cd/drivers problem hi im having a compaq presario laptop with the same error. Yayzz. woks for all pendrives………………………….
Thanks puto 23 April 2012 at 11:00 am Thank you Feyy! plug in the pendrive. Step 5 – If you note a red “X” on the menu icon located next to the device description, the hardware periphery has been disabled by the OS. It worked for me (Centon DS Pro flash drive) Pentathlete 26 November 2011 at 3:46 pm Tried all of the (non XP) tips above with my 8gig pen drive - and
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