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For Data Recovery: Answer ID 70: Can I recover data on my drive, obtain a circuit board, repair my drive, or find a list of WD data recovery partners?. Helpful +5 Report LitoG May 12, 2014 01:01AM I have the same problem on my 750GB Western Digital, i.e. cae02 2010-02-02 16:51:52 UTC #6 penry1, What is your drive from below? Whichever way you look at it, from a business point of view this product is not up to WD normal standards.

To see what the UVCView report should look like, try another mass storage device, eg flash drive. If the drive does not appear, please follow the instructions below: Shut down the computer the drive is connected to Verify the SATA cable is in working condition and replace if Düşüncelerinizi paylaşmak için oturum açın. With the way the external hard drives work, from my understanding, does not allow it to be compatable with Window 7s new and more effecient file format.

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If that does not help, I would try to download any latest firmware updates from the WD web page. Note: Some third-party data cables may be able to transfer enough power to the drive. nor "Add" upon right clicking.

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  3. 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
  4. USB cables that are guarenteed to be compatible with a My Passport drive are available on the Online Store.
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  6. Please see Answer ID 1378: What is the correct power supply to use with your Western Digital external hard drive?
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lostdata 2010-02-21 22:26:57 UTC #18 I'm having the same problem. is there a chance I could retrieve all my files? Bu tercihi aşağıdan değiştirebilirsiniz. Wd Hard Drive Not Recognized Mac Best of luck on this.

For assistance doing so, please see Answer ID 278: How to access Device Manager in Windows Under the Action tab, select Scan for hardware changes In Device Manager, expand Disk Drives, Wd Hard Drive Not Working Light Flashing Did try connecting it to Vista and Windows 7 and both times it failed even after installing updated drivers from WD website. ACS Data Recovery 515.554 görüntüleme 34:31 DIY Hard Drive Repair - Seagate Platter Swap - Data Recovery Video Project 3 - Süre: 52:27. https://community.wd.com/t/faq-external-hard-drive-no-longer-shows-up-in-my-computer-and-data-can-no-longer-be-accessed/1574 if yes, do you see the drive letter assigned/desk management/windows?  If no, right click and assign drive letter. 5. if yes, you may have to format the drive again.   **** Do this

Hope this all makes sense.  Any help appreciated. Wd External Hard Drive Not Recognized Windows 10 You can always try this out. fzabkar 2010-02-24 22:17:39 UTC #20 AIUI clicking is symptomatic of weak read heads or media damage. din_je 2010-01-07 02:35:02 UTC #2 you must bent your usb cable when connect it to pc WD_prob 2010-01-27 10:13:19 UTC #3 Hi there, were you able to find a solution ?

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Oturum aç Paylaş Daha fazla Bildir Videoyu bildirmeniz mi gerekiyor? http://ccm.net/forum/affich-692251-western-digital-1tb-external-hard-drive-not-recognized-by-pc Daha fazla göster Dil: Türkçe İçerik konumu: Türkiye Kısıtlı Mod Kapalı Geçmiş Yardım Yükleniyor... Wd Hard Drive Light On But Not Recognized Wiping something your trying to save shouldn’t be an option, thanks. Wd Hard Drive Not Showing Up 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

Make sure that the USB (or FireWire) cable is no longer than 18 inches in length (22 inches for My Passport drives manufactuered prior to 2007). Gosh I need all the data in there ? WD does not provide data recovery services. Did you overvolt it with the wrong AC adapter? Wd External Hard Drive Not Recognized Windows 7

Sometimes, surge protectors diminish the power being supplied as more devices are added to them. 2)  If after doing this the drive does not spin up at all (you can tell If data recovery is required, please visit one of our data recovery partners. Geri al Kapat Bu video kullanılamıyor. İzleme SırasıSıraİzleme SırasıSıra Tümünü kaldırBağlantıyı kes The next video is startingstop Yükleniyor... İzleme Sırası Sıra __count__/__total__ Corrupted External Drive fix/solution (WD My Passport) Ramirobig ESK HDD Recovery Services 74.048 görüntüleme 25:32 Hard Drive not Visible in My Computer - How to Fix It - Short Version - Initialize a Hard Drive - Süre: 3:29.

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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 Bu videoyu bir oynatma listesine eklemek için oturum açın. How to and what to expect. 500GIG Western Digital USB storage. - Süre: 16:29. Wd External Hard Drive Not Showing Up Mac For assistance, please see Answer ID 536: How to access the system BIOS Windows Users: See if the drive is seen in Disk Management.

I would be willing to bet that the external controller board has kicked the bucket. 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 CyberDoc LLC 10.012 görüntüleme 7:36 How to recover data from a hard drive (stuck heads: buzzing, clicking, etc) - Süre: 10:28. Like I said before, please keep in mind that I could be wrong and am no expert.

I suggest a product recall and replacement once you have re-engineered the USB connection issue. Related : Wd hard disk not detecting Wd hard drive not detected Western digital drive not being recognized Western Digital Hard disk not getting Detected! Scott Moulton 467.800 görüntüleme 7:39 Seagate 7200.11 Head Replacement Process - HddSurgery - Süre: 5:28. DEE Z 35.006 görüntüleme 4:34 [Tutorial] how to fix error "You need to format the disk in drive" - Süre: 6:26.

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