Occasional Contributor
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎07-19-2011

error 0x80071ac3

i managed to format hd to exfat only, it wont format it to ntfs. now when i start to copy files on the hd it says error 0x80071ac3. i tried to fix it on cmd chkdsk but it says it requires local ntfs volume. every help will be appreciated. thanks in advance 

Esteemed Contributor
Posts: 1,256
Registered: ‎11-29-2010

Re: error 0x80071ac3



What Operating System are you using? Try to format the drive into NTFS and then reformat the unit to FAT32.

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