SSD drive not intitialising in dos or windows

  pintofshite 08:35 29 Aug 2014
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Hi all. I have a crucial m4 256gb ssd running on Windows 7 64. It has suddenly decided not to work. The first issue is when the computer comes on the Marvell controller text freezes for 1 minute then says no drives detected. Whilst on the 6gb slot this happens, however on the sata2 slot it pics it up in dos, but won't initialize in windows via disk management (says i/o error). Any help is appreciated, thanks in advance

  rdave13 10:12 29 Aug 2014

It look like a dead drive. Have a look at Crucial's reply here.

  pintofshite 15:29 29 Aug 2014

Hi many thanks, its still under warranty and have just requested an rma. I'm glad i chose crucial as they were very helpful

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