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Ahhzz and SuperSoph_WD say thanks. Maybe it is not initialised yet, or it is initialised but does not have a drive letter assigned to it. Anybody able to help? 9 answers Last reply Jul 11, 2015 Best Answer Jun 12, 2014 More about passport 070a recognized access kenriversJun 6, 2014, 3:14 AM Have you looked at Hi again, @bunnybugs! http://nadrp.com/my-passport/wd-my-passport-not-working-on-ps3.html

using windows 7 ultimate I had te SAME problem as described! Why didn't "spiel" get spelled with an "sh"? Oct 15, 2014 at 12:24 PM #15 SuperSoph_WD WD Rep Joined: Aug 22, 2014 Messages: 125 (0.15/day) Thanks Received: 285 Location: Wherever help is needed! Please click the "Volumes" tab and click the "Populate" button. find this

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i am pretty sure the the hard drive is not dead and all that just maybe some thing inside? Mine was doing the same thing. SuperSoph_WDClick to expand... Status is "Not Initialized".

Not able to open Disk Management when WD my passport connected. 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 Right click, allocate it a name and a drive letter, then format. Wd My Passport 0748 Not Initialized SuperSoph_WD Oct 15, 2014 at 9:48 AM #7 de.das.dude Pro Indian Modder Joined: Jun 13, 2010 Messages: 8,095 (3.45/day) Thanks Received: 2,215 Location: Pune System Specs System Name: la de

This is because of the way Windows handles the installation of USB storage drivers (the balloon which pops up saying "Installing driver".) These drivers don't actually go away when the device Wd My Passport Detected But Cannot Open Keyboard: Logitech K200 Software: Windows 8.1 x64 | Windows 8.1 x64 Benchmark Scores: real men do bench presses not bench marks. Is this a new drive or one that you have had for a while? https://community.wd.com/t/passport-recognized-but-not-accessable/9780 Wd passport not working solved WD My Passport is working only on (Linux) and computers with USB3 Ports solved WD My Passport Ultra USB is not working.

Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site (the association bonus does not count). My Passport 0740 Driver External drives without a hardware encryption can be easily accessed without the enclosure, just by using a SATA cable as @Aquinus suggested. So windows picks up my hd but it just wont show up in my computer, it works on my other computer just not this one. solved WD My Passport Ultra is not working.

  1. Clicking populate was part of the instructions unless you're saying that it stays blank even after you click it.Click to expand...
  2. for a while.  And then I'd have to repeat the process.  But now that doesn't help either since my laptop now shows the same symptoms ...
  3. It is obvious to me that a drive needs to be assigned to this external drive but it does not show up in the Disk Management.
  4. I called WD and put my problem to them were upon they told me I should have backed up my files O_O I told him ummm thats what I bought your
  5. I'm really sorry to hear about your issue with the WD My Passport.
  6. Find the Shared section located to the left-hand side of the screen and highlight the drive.
  7. solved WD my passport hardrive not recognized on my mac solved WD My Passport Ultra 3TB Not Recognized solved My WD Passport Ultra not recognized anymore by my Mac Pro solved
  8. I also tried to change the drive path through the 7 machine to one not being utilized on the 8.1 but that didn't work, you have to change the drive path
  9. and when i go to my computer...

Wd My Passport Detected But Cannot Open

I had the same issue. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-1765699/passport-working.html Please consult with your local computer hardware repair services to assistance Defective or Damaged Drive Options for Defective or Damaged drives are listed below If data recovery is required, please visit Wd My Passport 0748 Driver but i took it to a repair shop and the guy said he will fix it hopefully! Wd My Passport 0748 Not Detected Unplug the device, when you are inside your desktop reinsert the device.

Afterwards restart your computer. this contact form windows 7 64 bit. I've removed the driver and reinstalled it but to no avail. If the problem persists, I really recommend to contact our tech support for further assistance. My Passport 0730 Not Showing Up

Helpful +88 Report NickeytheGreek 1Posts Wednesday November 28, 2012Registration date November 28, 2012 Last seen Nov 28, 2012 11:00AM SOLUTION Go to Control Panel / System / Harware / Device Manager SuperSoph_WD rtwjunkie says thanks. I've also edited the registry and removed the lowfilter and uperfilter as someone suggested and the result is the same. have a peek here If the problem persists, I really recommend to contact our tech support for further assistance.

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So can you share/take a screenshot of what's the status of the external drive there?

I suspect there won't be any volumes listed but does it detect the partition style and capacity correctly? However, if I turn off the accessible one and then turn it back on, it will take at least 10 minutes for my computer to acknowledge it. (That is not normal.) spins, light on (constant) but not working on PC.. Kernel For Windows Data Recovery Software Please see the answers below for assistance formatting your drive: Answer ID 3865: How to partition and format a WD drive on Windows and macOS Answer ID 291: How to format

Keyboard: Logitech K200 Software: Windows 8.1 x64 | Windows 8.1 x64 Benchmark Scores: real men do bench presses not bench marks. It will get stuck in the inital first stage of the restart. They still work on my 7 machine just fine. Check This Out It happens to me every couple months with mine on Windows 7 64bit.

For My Cloud products, please see the information below: The front power LED should be solid blue when the device is ready If the power LED is red, please check the The nonreadable/ nonaccessible external hard drive is model Buffalo HD-LCU3. Another interesting observation, if I restart my computer and have this external hard drive connected, my computer would not completely restart. Nonetheless I was able to recover everything on my external drive and will be purchasing another one as a back-up even though this one appears to be operating normally now.

Any thoughts or help would be greatly appreciated. SuperSoph_WD Oct 15, 2014 at 1:31 PM #18 rtwjunkie PC Gaming Enthusiast Joined: Jul 25, 2008 Messages: 7,660 (2.52/day) Thanks Received: 10,170 Location: Louisiana -Laissez les bons temps rouler! Reply to Furdmonster SlikkahJan 1, 2015, 2:28 PM All these solutions are good and well, but what benefit does it have when the problem isnt resolved when the next time u 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

Oct 15, 2014 at 10:44 PM #19 bunnybugs New Member Joined: Jul 7, 2014 Messages: 10 (0.01/day) Thanks Received: 1 Location: Philippines SuperSoph_WD said: ↑ I really hope it all works Ask ! Recovery jobs usually have for me.Good work and congratulations! Stay logged in TechPowerUp Forums www.techpowerup.com Forums > Hardware > Storage > TechPowerUp Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links Notable Members Current Visitors Recent Activity

I hope this will help you! I did check backwards compatibility of the fix. If yes, what options do you see if you right click on the drive and click on properties? Ask !