sotos1480, Mar 28, 2012 #1 Mumbodog Joined: Oct 3, 2007 Messages: 7,891 You might see if this utility can correct your issue. Can they be deleted? I have switched the drive into my pc so that I can use it as an internal drive. This wiped the partition table completely, and on new insertion on windows, it was able to do a standard format.
This is the output. Also, trying to format through Disk Management results in a pop-up with title "Virtual Disk Manager" that reads "The system cannot find the file specified." Any ideas? If this does not work, I would use UNetbootin to create a PartedMagic live cd/dvd/usb (device other than the one you are having troubles with) and boot to it and try
However, the drive does... permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]booyarogernightspace[S] 0 points1 point2 points 10 months ago(7 children)NTFS for all three, and tried FAT32 for the flash drive. I can "clean" and "create partition primary" just fine but found that whenever I try to use a "format" command, I get the following error: "DiskPart has encountered an error: The Diskpart The System Cannot Find The File Specified I feel like I should install Windows 10 from scratch, but I don't have a DVD, or ISO to put on a USB flash drive for it.
There was an existing partition on the drive and Windows still said it was unintialized? Initialize Disk The System Cannot Find The File Specified permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]booyarogernightspace[S] 0 points1 point2 points 10 months ago(2 children)Thanks, but that's not it. Download Seatools for Windows and run the long and short test. It gets as far as creating the volume, but can't format it.
Initialize as GPT. Can't Initialize Disk Windows 7 Why does top 50% need a -50% translate offset? Computer Type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Home Brewed OS Ubuntu14.04x64 MintMate17x64 Win10Prox64 CPU I7 4790K @5 GHz Motherboard MSI-Z97A GAMING 7 (MS-7916) Memory 32 GB G-Skill Trident X @2400MHZ Graphics Card The only exclamation mark is for network controller (I haven't been able to find the driver for the wifi adapter yet).
My System Specs Computer type Laptop System Manufacturer/Model Number HP OS Windows 7 Enterprise 64bit . Go to "partition manager".5. Virtual Disk Manager The System Cannot Find The File Specified Usb Browse other questions tagged partitioning formatting disk-management diskpart or ask your own question. Windows 10 Virtual Disk Manager The System Cannot Find The File Specified So you want to be a sysadmin?
DJ C......R January 26, 2013 at 2:55 pm sorry my mistake it just showed back up again in the disk management but it still says: Disk 1 Unknown Not Initialized Tech click site Staff Online Now crjdriver Moderator Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows 7 > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links Back to top #7 JohnC_21 JohnC_21 Members 14,943 posts OFFLINE Local time:08:51 PM Posted 15 November 2015 - 12:15 PM Sorry, I missed the laptop part in your first post. Can you post the outputs here? Windows 7 Disk Management Virtual Disk Manager The System Cannot Find The File Specified
Installed it now. HDD won't Initialize Can't find your answer ? permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]OckhamsChainsawsSr. news Just kind of guessed at this because I noticed Explorer was assigning a drive letter as soon as a partition was created, which apparently made the device unavailable to diskpart and
This process is automatic. Vds Fails To Write Boot Code On A Disk During Clean Operation. Error Code: [email protected] All three are healthy and can be formatted just fine by other machines. I HAVE been able to assign the partitions a letter and mount them using a third party disk manager called "MiniTool Partition Wizard".
I switched it to primary, but no change. The drive that has no partition is one that I messed up while tinkering and trying to figure this out. So maybe this is a problem with the Advanced Format Vista drivers update that I did a year or two ago when I installed the 650 GB AF drive? Usb Status Unusable Opening up disk...
The more drives, the merrier for Pro Audio work. My problem is that all of my internal SATA hard drives (with the exception of the system drive) cannot be assigned a drive letter in Disk Management. solved Hard Drive will not initialize PLEASE HELP Is it a lost cause? More about the author Laptop Hard Drive wont initialize solved Unable to initialize hard drive pulled from Storage Pool solved Not able to initialize 6TB WD Black Hard drive in Windows 7 64Bit.
permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]booyarogernightspace[S] 0 points1 point2 points 10 months ago(3 children)Each HDD: 1TB Flash drive: 16GB permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]OckhamsChainsawsSr. Teenage daughter refusing to go to school Dealing With Dragonslayers Can you dispel a magic effect you can't perceive? My external hard disk is detected by computer but doesn't appear in hard disk panel , it only appears on Devices. You can try Seatools but better to the service center.
http://www.partitionwizard.com/help/create-partition.html Back to top #4 SinisterMatti SinisterMatti Topic Starter Members 9 posts OFFLINE Posted 15 November 2015 - 10:58 AM I used Partition Wizard to delete the old partition and If Puppy successfully mounts the drive then we are dealing with a Windows issue. Yes, I also have Mini tool and familiar with it. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?
My System Specs Computer type Laptop System Manufacturer/Model Number HP OS Windows 7 Enterprise 64bit glecerb View Public Profile Find More Posts by glecerb . 21 Jun 2014 #2 Anshad