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I just got my hard drive back from WD's RMA service and It's giving the same problems It had before it left. Whenever I access the hard drive explorer.exe crashes, and when I try to transfer files to it nothing actually gets moved but every few seconds I hear that BSOD sound. Anyone here had similar problems?
 
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do you have power save enabled ?

 

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Your OC causing problems?
 
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Looking at your mobo on newegg , try switching between sata 3/6
 
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Nope, same problem.
Test the drive in another system. If it works on there maybe you need a clean windows install on your system. If same issue occurs then drive is also defective which sucks.

That's all I can think of now.
 
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Test the drive in another system. If it works on there maybe you need a clean windows install on your system. If same issue occurs then drive is also defective which sucks.

That's all I can think of now.
I think there was something wrong with the steam folder I was transfering. I went into safe mode and formatted the drive and now I can transfer files.
 
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I think there was something wrong with the steam folder I was transfering. I went into safe mode and formatted the drive and now I can transfer files.
lol nice , knock on wood somewhere
 

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i was going to ask if there was an autorun.inf as a hidden file on the drive, i've had viruses try and mess with those before, only to screw up and make the drive glitchy.
 
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Well I left the drive to transfer files for an hour and I come back to and inaccessible drive error and the drive not showing up anywhere.
 
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Well I left the drive to transfer files for an hour and I come back to and inaccessible drive error and the drive not showing up anywhere.
That sucks dude. rma I guess
 
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Its not an HD issue if its crashing in the same spot. Taco, take the drive, format it and write zeros.
 
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Just got it back from RMA


I've tried quick formats and it does the same thing, I'm going to do a full one and try again.
A quick format is not writing zeros champ. Also I think you have a software issue. When explorer.exe quits what is the faulting module in the event viewer?