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Please see Answer ID 1378: What is the correct power supply to use with your Western Digital external hard drive? HDD Recovery Services 74,048 views 25:32 Data Recovery On A 1TB Western Digital Hard Drive - Duration: 34:31. Try accessing it with the free version of this, http://www.partitionwizard.com.....nager.html Reports: · Posted 3 years ago Top omma2289 Posts: 4 This post has been reported. However, are you all running Windows 7? have a peek at this web-site

Use the space bar to advance to the second page if needed. Loading... they give the model but not the name.  musicrab 2015-06-18 08:42:20 UTC #16 Harling_FTW wrote: how do get my drive's name?  To run chkdsk you need the drive letter (see Ltr DIY Perks 3,505,609 views 10:28 Data Recovery_ Western Digital Hdd Repair Tool _ Hard Drive Repair Utility Dfl-Wdi - Duration: 41:10.

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Network Attached Storage (NAS) & My Cloud Drives Internal Hard Drives and Solid State Drives Direct Attached Storage (DAS) - External USB Drives NAS & My Cloud Drives: Depending on how Being a member gives you additional options. This provides the drive with additional power For (My Book) connect the power adapter directly in to a wall socket if available Reinstall USB Controllers Remove and reinstall all USB controllers

muhammadlilg 1,170,697 views 5:37 My Passport Western Digital | External HDD Repair | Hard Drive replacement - Duration: 5:14. Dont tell me its gone ! There are three ways this can be accomplished: From Disk Management on a Windows Vista or 7 computer, by writing zeros to the drive, initializing it and formatting it with an Wd External Hard Drive Not Recognized Windows 10 The drive does not show in the device manager or through My Computer.

I am an average user with average technical skills, and this one has me stumped. Wd Hard Drive Not Recognized Mac Watch Queue Queue __count__/__total__ Find out whyClose repair and data recovery WD 1TB WD Elements Portable USB 3 0 Hard Drive Storage WDBUZG0010BBK WD10TM Sean shaw SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe696696 Loading... Do Not use a USB Hub Ensure the USB cable between the computer and external drive is tightly secured, and not connected through any other device, such as USB HUB Power http://support.wdc.com/knowledgebase/answer.aspx?ID=1695 To see what the UVCView report should look like, try another mass storage device, eg flash drive.

Please note that this will erase all contents of the drive. Wd Internal Hard Drive Not Recognized gameguy 2010-02-06 15:47:00 UTC #10 I just got off the phone with support...mine would not recognize as well and the support guy says that it is defective.  Pisses me off.  I Important Information on "dead" EXTERNAL HARD DRIVES! - Duration: 9:55. Repeat for all remaining USB Hubs Restart the computer If the device is still not recognized, undo the changes by Checking the Allow the computer to turn off this device to

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http://support.wdc.com/product/download.asp?level1=1&lang=en 1.  Pick the drive and see if there is Firmware update. 2.  if yes, please update to latest. 3.  if no, go to Disk Management/Windows and Disk Utility for Mac https://community.wd.com/t/wd-1tb-external-not-recognize-edit-solved/6021 About Press Copyright Creators Advertise Developers +YouTube Terms Privacy Policy & Safety Send feedback Try something new! Wd External Hard Drive Not Recognized Windows 7 cae02 2010-01-29 22:29:22 UTC #4 1.  is the drive spinning without clicking noise?  If no, check cable on both external drive and computer.  Is the USB port good with another drive? Wd External Hard Drive Not Showing Up Right-click on the black bar and choose New Simple Volume to format the drive.

tony588 2010-02-24 19:23:46 UTC #19  When I plug it in, the activity light keeps blinking.  I tried a few different cables and that doesnt solve the prob.keeps on giving a click http://nadrp.com/hard-drive/wd-hard-disk-not-working-on-mac.html Have you tried it in a different computer? Access the Services panel: Open Services using the Run panel: Click on Start (Windows logo) at the bottom-left of the screen Type Run and press Enter In the Run panel, type I changed the USB cable with no result. Wd Hard Drive Not Working Light Flashing

TipsNNTricks 359,341 views 19:34 How to recover data from usb and external hard drive - Duration: 5:37. If there is nothing on the drive that you want, click on Yes. I have 2 different WD drives a Passport and a My Book, the My Book was unrecognized when I added the Passport. Source However, there's no "Change Drive Letter...

If no, reboot or unplug-replug. 3.  if yes, do you see the partition under disk Management/winows and Disk Utility/Mac? Wd Hard Drive Not Recognized Windows 10 Sign in 14 Loading... Why the PCB board firmware (BIOS) transfer is a MUST?5.

Hard drives can be damaged by excessive physical force or from Electrostatic Discharge (ESD).

Report Perth- Sep 12, 2014 08:26AM Sorted.!! Sign in to add this video to a playlist. HDD Recovery Services 74,048 views 25:32 How to recover data from a hard drive (stuck heads: buzzing, clicking, etc) - Duration: 10:28. Wd External Hard Drive Not Showing Up Mac Luckily I have Ubuntu installed in my pc and as always have come to the rescue once again.

Loading... musicrab 2015-09-23 12:57:05 UTC #20 CHKDSK  won't delete any files.  But if the disk is broken to start with then you may have already lost some stuff. Harling_FTW 2015-06-17 20:17:35 UTC #15 how do get my drive's name? have a peek here Helpful +5 Report R2D2_WD 3111Posts lunes, 1 de septiembre de 2014Registration date Certified CCM ContributorStatus November 14, 2016 Last seen Sep 4, 2014 08:25AM Hi, jazzed17 Could you please provide me

If it has a GUID partition (GPT Protective Partition), it will look similar to the image (Disk 1) below when viewed in Disk Management. If data recovery is needed, please see Western Digital's Data Recovery page. I suggest a product recall and replacement once you have re-engineered the USB connection issue. Does it have a drive letter different from any other drive?

I've read a lot of thread about this kind of problem and did not find any fix from anyone using Windows. Any suggestions will be greatly appreciated! Working... Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next.

For assistance using WD Drive Utilities, please see Answer ID 10408: How to set up and use WD Security & WD Drive Utilities Perform a Disk Defragmentation: Click on Start (Windows 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 Please wait for the power Disconnect any USB devices connected to the NAS If the device has previously been mapped, remove the mapping: Windows: For assistance, please see this Microsoft Article. Gosh I need all the data in there ?

A Power Booster cable is a Y-shaped cable, with an extra connector, that allows for connecting a USB device to two USB ports on a computer. If it works there back it up. Report maybahag 1Posts Tuesday October 28, 2014Registration date October 28, 2014 Last seen - Oct 28, 2014 11:28AM Hi Diggi! possible resone :    one time when i was using it  it stopped working and freezed so i directly removed the cable (" saftly remove" wasn't working ) and thats how

For further assistance installing and using WD Quick Formatter, please see: Answer ID 3868: Using WD Quick Formatter to format external drives (Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP) or Mac OSX (Leopard, Hope this helps Report reen- Oct 12, 2014 06:22AM Hello, I have purchased WD 1TB external hard drive I used it for one year and all of sudden it got problem My drive was recognised for about 5 mins this morning but then automatically decided it wasnt recognised anymore then dissapeared. For assistance getting the OS to recognize the drive, please follow the instructions below: Restart the network router Reset the device: For My Cloud Drives see Answer ID 10432: How to

If you already solved the problem, please tell me, call me on whatsapp or facebook: [[Deleted - Trancer]] JoeySmyth 2015-01-13 08:28:31 UTC #8 here's a picture (Win7) to explain what jameskunn did I would not suggest you to modify anything on your system before confirming that your drive is working fine. next again, then it could see it but it had DISABLED it...