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I had important files on the drive! Report oli- Dec 8, 2009 04:44AM I fixed that problem with a WDC My Book Home 1TB in Windows 7: The drive was recognized in computer management and in device manager I actually found my drive in > Disk Management > Universal Serial Bus Controllers. solved WD My Passport Ultra 1TB crashes Windows when connected. http://nadrp.com/drive-not/why-is-my-usb-drive-not-working.html

The Microsoft fix you pointed worked like a charm, thank you thank you! You will then get a screen listing your different drives and the controllers that they are attached to. They are all still fine. but the answer after hours of trying,, it was the cord.

Wd External Hard Drive Not Recognized Windows 7

Did you drop the enclosure? However, are you all running Windows 7? fzabkar 2010-02-07 07:02:07 UTC #11 Can you hear the drive spinning?

However, in my case the solution was odd. Your best solution is to try updating the drivers, creating a new user, or reinstalling the system software If the device doesn't show up in System Information, the issue is more at the bottom of the list make sure use simple file sharing is not ticked. Wd External Hard Drive Not Showing Up Mac Like I said before, please keep in mind that I could be wrong and am no expert.

Cargando... Wd External Hard Drive Not Recognized Windows 10 Cargando... It seems windows 7 doesn't understand its own permission system for ext drives. http://support.wdc.com/knowledgebase/answer.aspx?ID=1695 Right-click on the colored bar for the external hard drive you want to change into an MBR disk and choose Delete Volume.

hope this help. Wd External Hard Drive Not Working bentsnake 227.236 visualizaciones 3:29 Repair A Corrupt Harddisk (Really-works) - Duración: 4:00. Please let me know how everything goes.Boogieman_WD Reply to Boogieman_WD GaztechNov 26, 2015, 1:34 PM Hi guys,I had this problem. sign-up, it takes less than a minute and it's free!

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Helpful +16 Report WitchPunkRockStar Oct 10, 2009 03:51PM For the rest of you follow this link from Microsoft 'A computer that is running Windows XP cannot detect a USB flash drive, For assistance doing so, please see Answer ID 278: How to access Device Manager in Windows Expand USB Serial Bus Controllers Right-click on USB Root Hub Choose Properties Select the Power Wd External Hard Drive Not Recognized Windows 7 run the diagnostics program designed for the model drive not being detected: See Answer ID 940: How to test a drive for problems using Data Lifeguard Diagnostics for Windows Test the Wd Hard Drive Not Recognized Mac It's not got that nice SCSI interface like laptop drives have when you take them out so you can't mount it.

He's talking about a "wall wart" or "power brick" that plugs into a wall socket and has a 12 v. Check This Out I have 3 Verbatim drives of varying years, the eldest is 7 years. Think of it as XP and older (as I am not sure about Vista's file system) using British Pounds. Reply to Lacie Lei Boogieman_WDMay 9, 2016, 3:38 PM Hi Lacie.The question mark most probably means that there's an issue with the OS trying to recognize the device. Wd Passport Not Recognized Mac

If Computer is not located on the desktop it should be under the Start Menu Left-click on Disk Management in the left pane. Report Stop Being a Douche- Nov 3, 2009 10:52AM Hey Geoff, Stop being a douche. It solved my problem. Source It appears the product is defective - the problem I have found is solved if you pick up the harddrive (wait for it) and hold is vertical or move the USB

In lower portion of middle window find your external drive (maybe Disk 1). Wd My Passport Not Showing Up Mac Find the Shared section located to the left-hand side of the screen and highlight the drive. I have a similar problem with my WD-160GB External Hard Drive.

can you please tell some solution..!

That mean's that there might be an issue with the driver isntalled for the device in questions (a hard drive in this case). I have one WD drive which did this to me today. Change it to anything else like P or M. - Then bring up the windows explorer and My Computer. Wd Internal Hard Drive Not Recognized solved WD 1TB My passport ultra making a clicking sound TV not picking up wd my passport ultra 1TB Can't find your answer ?

Glad it did. A standard USB port is current limited to 500mA. WDC Support Downloads Knowledge Base Product Registration Warranty Services Contact Ask a Question Contact Support Feedback Other Sites MyCloud.com Online Learning Center CONNECT WD Blog © 2016 Western Digital Technologies, Inc. http://nadrp.com/drive-not/why-my-dvd-drive-is-not-working-on-dvd-rw.html Under Storage, click on Disk Management.

Deshacer Cerrar Este vídeo no está disponible. gameguy 2010-02-06 15:14:21 UTC #9 are you all having the same issue as me?  When I plug it in, the activity light keeps blinking.  I tried a few different cables and solved WD 1TB My Passport Ultra external hard drive inaccesible solved WD 1TB My Passport Ultra solved WDD my passport ultra 1tb hard disk not recognized after scan for error got Windows error logs included 153 (IO operation was retried), Error 51 (An error was detected on device \Device\Harddisk\DR'X' during a paging operation'), Error 11(The device detected a controller error on \Device\Harddisk1\DR10).

Choose Partition 1 on the drop down below You can rename your WD to anything Click on Format option and Choose MS-DOS (FAT) not big woman ok. Reply to KEC18 Best answer Boogieman_WDSep 29, 2014, 9:27 AM If it's a faulty cable, or USB port or a problem with the drivers, or anything else except the HDD - Currently, I have no access with another PC, and my laptop only has 1 USB 3 port. Reply to shishir sanjeev Boogieman_WDMay 5, 2015, 3:48 PM Hi, shishir sanjeev.This really sounds unfortunate.

For assistance, please see Answer ID 14920: How to check if a WD drive is damaged or defective Return to Top Internal Hard Drives and Solid State Drives Not Detected By I also tried connecting it to different computers and cable and it is still not recognized... I have had the same problem. here is how you do it.