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Pete, Electronic Engineer
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Hangs up on initializing. remove hd and it initializes.

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hangs up on initializing. remove hd and it initializes. tried 2 other windows hd and it does not initialize. Why??
JA: What's the make/model of your device? How old is it?
Customer: Q-SEe Qt 228 tested 2/14/14
JA: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: about 1 month. I only removed the hd and it worked, but when I tried it with 2 other windows hd, it doesn't work
JA: Anything else you want the security expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Home Security Systems
Expert:  Pete replied 9 months ago.

Hi, I'm Pete. Welcome to JustAnswer! I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply ASAP.

Expert:  Pete replied 9 months ago.

When the system hangs on Initializing it can indicate a corrupt or damaged HD.

Have you tried fitting a new HD?