Home Forums Tech Helproom Why cant I format or partition my external hdd?? Tech Helproom | Windows Help | Apple Help | Digital Home & Smartphones Help | Consumer Rights Advice | Games | Speakers Corner | Beta Testing Forum Rules | Contact Forum Editor | Report a Post Why cant I format or partition my external hdd?? Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:33 20 Jan 2015 Those pictures are so small they are unreadable, pleas repost larger screen shots. Can you run chkdsk on the drive? This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.