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USB3 external enclosure falsely recognized as DTMB BDA TV USB in windows 10

USB3 external enclosure falsely recognized as DTMB BDA TV USB in windows 10


This 2 disks are known to be wrongly recognized by Windows 10

  • Raid sonic ICY BOX IB-234-U31 external enclosure for 2,5 SSD/HDD (USB 3.1 up to 10 Gbit/s – Backwards compatible to USB 3.0/2.0/1.1)
  • Raid sonic Icy Box IB-234U3 SATA HDD/SSD external Enclosure for 2.5 inch Laptops (USB 3.0 interface 5 Gbit/s)

The disk has been misidentified and you need to force it to be recognized as a storage device. (In OSX El Capitan/Ubuntu 16.04 it work without any issues)

Attention: this how-to only apply if you do not have any “Digital Multimedia Broadcasting (DTMB)” device connect to the computer.

Go to the device manager (Windows + X – Select Device Manager)

Search for “Sound, video and game controllers” (this is where you USB3 disk is hidden)

Right Click on “DTMB BDA TV USB”

select Update Driver software…

select Browse my computer


Select now Let me pick form a list of device drivers on my computer


Select Have Disk…   a pop up appear


Click browse and select on disk c:\Windows\inf\usbstor.inf


Click OK, Select the second choice in list: “USB Attached SCSI (UAS) Mass Storage Device” then button Next


You’re done!

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I worked with various Insurances companies across Switzerland on online applications handling billion premium volumes. I love to continuously spark my creativity in many different and challenging open-source projects fueled by my great passion for innovation and blockchain technology.In my technical role as a senior software engineer and Blockchain consultant, I help to define and implement innovative solutions in the scope of both blockchain and traditional products, solutions, and services. I can support the full spectrum of software development activities, starting from analyzing ideas and business cases and up to the production deployment of the solutions.I'm the Founder and CEO of Disruptr GmbH.