-Look at your Jumper-Setting (normally on the backside of your HDD) and set it to 'Master' (if that doesn't work, you can try others like 'Cable Select', but this works/helps only in a very few cases...)
Originally Posted by Ilovemyps2
-Try other programms, which can access the HDD (OPL, SMS, uLE,...).
-Try another HDD.
-Try to re-format it to any PC-Partitioning&Filesystem and let a PS2-Application format it... (for example uLE)
Btw.: HDL is closed-source and by far not as feature-rich as 'OPL'/'Open PS2 Loader'.
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