There is no error on the device.
Driver is best available.
The hard drive is showing. If I click on it all the files show. I can highlight them and copy but when I paste on to another drive it states "that it cannot read from the device".
before, or when I reboot,
I also have a box come up with something like:
" unable to save all data, delayed write on G:/. Error may be caused by failure of computer hardware or netwrrk connection.Please try and save your work elsewhere"
Does the external drive make a noise when you plug it in?
Try uninstalling the drive under USB mass storage device in device manager reboot with it plugged in and let windows reinstall it.#
If that doesn't work then it has probably corrupted the file system on the drive and you will probably need something like test Disk to recover it although If this was the case I'm surprised you can see the files
Thanks for email.
Disc is working normally but not able to access files.
Just finishd using a programme called RECUVER. Seems good. It managed to find files very quickly but was slow transferring to another drive. 5 hours, but there were 58000 photographs! This can also rescue deleted files from any external device and also access I/O faulty drives ( mine anyway ). I now have to put the photos back into folders. At least I have all of my photos.
Now have to format the drive.
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