The Drive is not accessible. Access is Denied ( Exception while accessing external drive on Windows)

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Sometimes we may receive access denied exception while accessing the external drive in Windows. The exception is similar to below

022916_0515_AccessDenie1 The Drive is not accessible. Access is Denied ( Exception while accessing external drive on Windows)

Solution:

Step1: Right click on your external drive and click properties

Step2: Click on the tab Tools >> Click button Check under Error Checking

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Step3: Click Scan Drive

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Step4: System will progress for error check

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Step5: Access the drive once the scan went successfully

022916_0515_AccessDenie5 The Drive is not accessible. Access is Denied ( Exception while accessing external drive on Windows)

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By | 2016-08-29T19:43:37+00:00 February 29th, 2016|Categories: Windows|Tags: , |0 Comments
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