Question External HDD on docking station can read fine, but when writing it plummets to 0B/s after 2 or 3 seconds.

Mar 4, 2021
2
0
10
0
Hey everyone, I've got a problem here.
I have a 3TB Seagate (ST3000DM001) connected to a docking station on my Dell Inspiron 7472.
I got the drive transported from Brazil to here in Japan (carefully, by a trusted person) to access some data that I couldn't send online because of internet speed limitations.
I got all the files I wanted copied from this 3TB Seagate drive to another 6TB drive that I had here.
Now I wanted to backup some of the files from that 6TB drive on the 3TB one, but the problem appears here.
When I try writing any files to the 3TB drive, it starts writing fine, but after 1 sec (around 50 to 100MB) it suddenly plummets and stops writing.
The writing graph is still on screen and responds actively, but the writing stops.
When I click on cancel, it takes some time to stop and usually I cant access the drive until it crashes together with Windows Explorer and it restarts the Explorer.
I really don't know what's going on, can someone help me?
I just want to have a secondary backup for some files I've got here...
 
Mar 4, 2021
2
0
10
0
I did test the drive with SeaTools, it runs everything fine, but I'm a bit overwhelmed and don't know properly what tests I should run
 
Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date
S Laptop Tech Support 0
M Laptop Tech Support 1
deepath Laptop Tech Support 0
The Coom Slayer Laptop Tech Support 0
darren12341234 Laptop Tech Support 1
plouat Laptop Tech Support 0
kho_ Laptop Tech Support 0
M Laptop Tech Support 3
AhToki Laptop Tech Support 2
C Laptop Tech Support 2
cookiealexd123 Laptop Tech Support 0
S Laptop Tech Support 0
JoeMcFly Laptop Tech Support 2
B Laptop Tech Support 0
C Laptop Tech Support 1
V Laptop Tech Support 2
C Laptop Tech Support 1
S Laptop Tech Support 3
M Laptop Tech Support 1
enewmen Laptop Tech Support 6
Similar threads
Question Laptop NVidia card not used on built in screen but fine on external monitor, why?
Question Water damage: Some keys (t,y,Tab,ctrl,f3, f4, f6) not working EVEN with USB/bluetooth keyboard, but touchscreen keyboard working. HP Pavilion x360
Question asus black screen but external display is fine
Question Trying to get external mic to work and not use internal mic but external mic is never recognised as an individual mic and
Question Connected my laptop to an external monitor that is 144hz and it doesnt show the 144hz option what do i do.
Question Replacement Lenovo Y50-70 laptop battery with external power supply
Question Laptop drawing more power on idle after I disconnect it from my external monitor
Question Losing preformance on external display.
Question Is it possible to convert the LVDS from my laptop motherboard to a VGA or HDMI output for an external monitor?
Question Cannot connect external monitor
Question Fixing a faulty external drive enclosure?
Question External monitor wont display from boot at 120hz
Question Can the hp factory restore feature effect external hard drive if left connected?
Question Cannot game in both monitors (laptop and external monitor)
Solved! invalid dynamic disk when accessing old 1TB SATA to newer laptop via external dock
My lenovo g500 is connected with external video card dock with mini pcle express and gtx 750 ti but its not getting detected
Does the [Mini PCI-E Version] V8.0 EXP GDC Laptop External Independent Video Card Dock work??
hp elitebook 2740p Display does not turn on. also connected to a dock, external display wont work either.
Automatically change Windows scaling when disconnecting from a dock?
Laptop docking station with external graphics-exists?

ASK THE COMMUNITY

TRENDING THREADS