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Try formatting it through DOS? I use the Bell PVR yet I have many movies and videos on my PC. I tried to initialize the drive to format it, however it will not allow me. It seems also being a file system developped by Sillicon Graphics for a good use of video streamings.*** I don't know if it does a quick formatting or a complete formatting have a peek at these guys

After that, the drive would not power up. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 28, 2012 3:41 AM PST In reply to: no problems found in xfs_repair You have to blank the drive and start over when it fails like File system is nothing in 1 computer and RAW in another computer. just as it should.

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Then they'll take the DVD and put it in the PC and rip it to get the video onto the PC. Register now! PVR partition not working on Computer Started by Akasha74 , Oct 06 2009 11:58 PM Please log in to reply No replies to this topic #1 Akasha74 Akasha74 Members 19 posts Report jstme- Dec 31, 2009 at 02:39 AM Hey I just ran into this thread looking for a way to fix my issue of windows not seeing my hdd with no

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Your instructions were perfect, great results. It's called Data Lifeguard Diagnostic for Windows. Open "Control Panel", then open "Administrative tools", then open "computer management", in there select "Storage" and "Disk Management". Dvr Hard Drive Format Utility Report AnMe- Jan 18, 2010 at 11:08 PM Hello lord morpheus!

Reply William says: December 30, 2009 at 3:19 pm Is there a way to reformat (under Windows) the external drive that has been formated with the Bell receiver? Western Digital's Diagnostic Program It would seem I could have used Fat32formatter in the first place. BLEEPINGCOMPUTER NEEDS YOUR HELP! Samsung guys extremely unhelpful, but still think TV great, despite problem Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (1) Collapse - no problems found in xfs_repair by Dr_Lemmus / November 28, 2012

It would see the disk but would not clean or partition.Click to expand... Unlock Dvr Hard Drive Then you can create new partitions or just clean install from the Windows 7 CD. Log on as Administrator or as a member of the Administrators group. 2. I just have to set up an XP machine to run it.

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Usually just right clicking on it, and setting it as a partition or something like that would begin the process of turning it into a logical drive..? But I have a twist to this. Format Dvr Hard Drive For Pc Use I've tried Seagate tools to get into to no avail. How To Format Dvr Hard Drive File system is nothing in 1 computer and RAW in another computer.

I then saw a website that said PVR drives aren't formatted to work on a PC. Stay logged in AfterDawn Discussion Forums Home Forums > PC hardware > PC hardware help > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links Notable Members Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads Back to Windows XP Home and Professional 0 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 0 guests, WHEN "COMPUTER MANAGEMENT" POPS UP, CLICK ON --> "DISK MANAGEMENT" ON THE LEFT pane. --->> DO NOT DO THE WIZARD CUZ THAT MIGHT DEFAULT TO NTFS....!!! 3. How To Access Dvr Hdd On Pc

Reply lijo says: February 12, 2013 at 6:06 am How to play sundirect plus pvr file in pc Reply Gary says: April 30, 2013 at 10:45 pm Yes I just found If you want, you can also change the disk allocation unit size, or specify whether you want to perform a quick format. 10. Quote 1st Mar 201308:47 #7 pooksahib View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Member Join DateDec 2010 LocationUK Thanks folks. check my blog AssKlown, May 22, 2011 #20 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4 5 Next > Share This

Open up CMD (start menu button, type-in cmd and press "enter")2. Hack Directv Dvr Hard Drive But having read what was written in the link you posted..... " WARNINGS:The driver may crash your system and ruin your data unexpectedly,since there might be software conflicts and I could Reply John says: November 14, 2010 at 3:58 pm Please expain "step by step" how to transfer recorded movies from 9241 pvr receiver to external hard drive.

Vejeta77, May 22, 2011 #19 AssKlown Regular member Joined: Mar 9, 2010 Messages: 178 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 26 Are you sure the jumpers on the drive are set correctly??!!

http://tokiwa.qee.jp/EN/Fat32Formatter/index.html Report Jake Craik- May 12, 2009 at 10:46 PM Thanks, Bill0, that solved my problem. wait for the process to finish and try if you have any luck reformatting them after that.Good luck! Does anyone know how to do this with windows xp? Dish Network External Hard Drive Format Type This is extremely unpopular.Bob Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - fix by fulofmaistar / December 5, 2014 7:47 AM PST In reply to: no problems found in xfs_repair

If go to to Start / Control Panel / Administrative Tools / Computer Management / Disk Management it shows F drive Layout : Simple Type : Basic File System : RAW Posted on April 16, 2009 by Barry Wheeler After blogging about the Bell Expressvu 9241 / 9242 HD PVR Plus receivers and the Bell Expressvu 6141 HD Receiver with external hard drive, I already gave that a shot as well. news The use of Linux file systems just adds a layer of difficulty to people without Linux experience, but encrypted files are the show stopper.

Would like to read the experience of others who try this method with HDDs from DVD-recorders or Sky Boxes. If anyone wants to know what xsf_repair is by R. right click on your external hard drive and go to format then under file system scroll down to fat32 and put it the name of your hard drive and hit start. Related Resources solved Formatting external dd after used with Dish DVR Revisited solved 1 TB SEAGATE Expansion External Drive wont work in WIndows after hooking up to DISH DVR Format external

solved Getting DVR HDD to work with PC solved Can PC Read from DVR's HDD? I'm not interested in keeping any of the data already on the drive. All those drives were either WD, or Maxtor drives, some newer ones are Seagate.