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Sign in 243 110 Don't like this video? Mine is a WD-160GB Hard drive....Could u please let me know if u recovered ur data ? It could be that I got suckered on buying a defective drive, but a quick check on Google shows this is a very common problem with WD external drives and there Dennis The Best Websites on The Internet Internet The Best Websites on The Internet Rob Nightingale Top Deals Search Open Menu Close Menu PC & Mobile Windows Mac Linux Android iPhone

Sign in Transcript Statistics 359,416 views 1,681 Like this video? If no, reboot or unplug-replug. 3.  if yes, do you see the partition under disk Management/winows and Disk Utility/Mac? Please contact your router manufacturer or refer to the routers user manual for assistance restoring the router If the drive still cannot be seen by the OS, please check the drive BusinessUser 2010-02-14 14:02:40 UTC #14 Hi, I am having the same problem as so many others my friend. have a peek here

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Lion) In case the answer did not answer your question, you can always visit the WD Community for help from WD users. If there is nothing on the drive that you want, click on Yes. 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 plugged it in a different port and even tried different computers.suggestions please thanks Susendeep Dutta May 3, 2012 at 7:26 am Have you tried Fidelis's advice fully like trying Data

For assistance accessing Disk Management, see Answer ID 1284: How to access Disk Management in Windows to manage hard drives If the drive is seen in Disk Management, the drive should Please note that this will erase all contents of the drive. Show more Language: English Content location: United States Restricted Mode: Off History Help Loading... Wd Hard Drive Not Working Light Flashing This product works well with XP in my expierence, but just doesn't have the capabilities to work well with Windows 7.

fzabkar 2010-02-07 07:02:07 UTC #11 Can you hear the drive spinning? is my hard drive damaged? How to and what to expect. 500GIG Western Digital USB storage. - Duration: 16:29. It should be under the USB tab.

Read more. Wd External Hard Drive Not Recognized Windows 10 Think of it as XP and older (as I am not sure about Vista's file system) using British Pounds. All Rights Reserved. Not_My_Fault 2010-02-16 05:18:34 UTC #16 This post is referring to the MyPassport Protable Hard Drive.

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Any suggestions? http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/296949-32-passport-external-failure Right-click on it Click Run as Administrator A Windows Console will open. Wd Hard Drive Light On But Not Recognized If not, is it buzzing or beeping as if trying to spin up? Wd External Hard Drive Not Recognized Windows 7 Watch Queue Queue __count__/__total__ Find out whyClose Corrupted External Drive fix/solution (WD My Passport) Ramirobig ESK SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe185185 Loading...

Sign in to make your opinion count. Add to Want to watch this again later? I changed the USB cable with no result. UnlistedTV 938,370 views 4:05 Western digital hard drive problems and data recovery - Duration: 20:54. Wd External Hard Drive Not Showing Up

Could you give me some more details about that? If the drive does not power on, or is not spinning, the unit could be damaged. For older NAS products please refer to your user manual for LED behaviors. HDD Recovery Services 24,824 views 20:54 Hard Drive not Visible in My Computer - How to Fix It - Full Version - Duration: 8:08.

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If you still get the same error, then it's a problem with drive (option 1 above).

The name of the USB device may not be correct, but the quantity of attached devices should be accurate If the device shows up in System Information, even if the device Sign in to make your opinion count. Make sure that you have a copy of your data before you proceed with one of the steps below. Disk Management on a 7 or Vista System: Right-click on Computer Wd Internal Hard Drive Not Recognized StarPuss www.ToxicRedNeck.Com 76,556 views 17:21 Where did my external hard drive go - Duration: 8:30.

Brooke 2010-02-19 13:22:22 UTC #17 I had this problem too and was really upset.  But I did "Alt + Ctrl + Delete" and went to "TASK MANAGER" and then clicked the next again, then it could see it but it had DISABLED it... Loading... 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

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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 and also I did try at other pc or laptop.. WD does not provide data recovery services. 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

Rating is available when the video has been rented. Helpful +12 Report Zohaib R 2403Posts Sunday September 23, 2012Registration date June 16, 2016 Last seen Mar 11, 2013 01:30PM Hi jazzed17, There is a small application from "Microsoft Corporation" by