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Is yours by any chance the USB 2 only version? Wow, I cannot believe this actually WORKED for me! does it make any beeps or lights come on (yellow, red) before it shuts itself off? You will see the disc starts spinning, and the little white light will flash. have a peek here

Please connect a WD Smartware drive to continue; then click Rescan." Does anyone have any ideas on how to fix this problem? Reply With Quote 08-18-2012,11:20 AM #6 Trivia618 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Forum Threads Member Join Date Feb 2012 Posts 357 Likes 164 Liked 90 Times in 66 Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Seems to be hard at first, but then you get used to it.

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Will this extension cable connect to the male end of the 3.0 cable? Hopefully it is still under warranty. In fact, I even created many partitions in my struggles to get it work.One NTFS,one FAT32, andone exFAT in hopes of getting it to work some how some way.

  1. If you see a device appear anywhere in the device manager that has a yellow question mark or exclamation point on it when you are plugging in the drive, then you
  2. It's wont even switch it on.Anyone got this hard drive to work with his PS3? 0 Kudos quote Reply Share Share Mark as accepted solution Report FB Tweet G+ LABELS: Sign
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  7. It might just be a matter of the cable; if you have a USB 2.0 extension cable (even a tiny one like you get with flash drives sometimes), you could try
  8. Still it does not recognized but its spinning Share Share this post on Digg Del.icio.us Technorati Twitter #16 alechair Member Join Date Sep 2004 Posts 51 Downloads0 Uploads0 Mentioned
  9. Used Partition Magic to delete all partition and created a new partition FAT32 as 'Logical' drive - should not be 'primary' drive - size 196GB by default make it slightly less

in simple steps plze talk to me like your talking to a child, cheers Helpful +3 Report J Dec 30, 2008 05:52PM Ok Gang. I'm new! Open PS2 Loader Compatibility List... Wd Passport Av Accepted Solution View Original Problem Solved View Original Post 02 /16 Rank xSajin Offline 32% 02 Rank Ghost of Sparta Progress Send message Add contact xSajin Accepted Solution 20-12-2010 @ 21:15

The PS3... How To Connect My Passport Ultra To Ps3 This will not effect the transfer speeds in USB 3.0 either. I decided to use the 3Tb for PC/PS3 FTP DATA backup & will get another 2TB instead for my PS3s .You have to format it a certain way + a formatting https://community.wd.com/t/my-hdd-my-passport-wont-connect-to-my-ps3/20198 But I hope that helped anyways.

Report SpEEd_NiNjA- Feb 10, 2009 10:58PM Now I have the same problem. 250+Gb worth of stuff on my 1Tb WD external HDD. How To Format My Passport Ultra For Xbox 360 But what they say is let the drive be checked and repaired by chkdsk: Go to START Go to RUN type in cmd (command-prompt opens up) type in chkdsk #: /R Any help would be greatly appreciated. Let's hope they will have fixed this issue in USB 3 eh?

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i also tried wiping the disk of all partions which seems to have removed the VCD, but still cant get it to work with the PS3. Reply With Quote 08-18-2012,11:34 AM #9 japsander View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Forum Threads Senior Member Join Date Jun 2009 Location balls deep in gregoryrasputin Posts 7,551 Likes Wd My Passport Ultra Ps3 Report HW- Feb 4, 2009 03:50PM The link to the website is: http://haroldweaver.com Report sonfeli› JBC3D - May 12, 2009 05:56PM I already change the driver letter but now it says How To Format My Passport Ultra For Ps3 hope it helps Thanks Helpful +1 Report master Sep 11, 2009 12:41AM can`t get your external harddrive to work. ( Windows do not want to read your harddrive) Very easy to

Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Search Free Sign Up Login Home Forum How To Download News Encyclopedia High-Tech Health Free Sign Up Language English Español Deutsch Français navigate here I had exactly the problem described in your 2nd last pararaph, and was baffled, as usual. Is the ps3 capable of backward compatability with this drive? Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. Wd My Passport Xbox 360

Learn More. swordfish_64Member Since: February 7, 2007Posts: 571swordfish_64FollowForum Posts: 571Followed by: 0Reviews: 1 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#9 Posted by swordfish_64 (571 posts) - 9 years, 1 month ago I got a 750 gb ShaggyRhino 2013-02-21 01:58:23 UTC #12 As far as i know having the two USB cables does supply the HDD with extra power, when you have both USB cables plugged into the http://nadrp.com/my-passport/western-digital-my-passport-not-working-on-mac.html If after Windows scans for new hardware, if it sets them back up as UNKNOWN USB DEVICE or something similar, or continues to give them a yellow question mark or exclamation

The time now is 07:56 AM. Wd My Passport Xbox One I have personally setup a WD 1TB drive for a PS3; it was only a USB 2.0 drive...but this is what I had to do to make it work: 1.) Download Register %post-title% %post-type-info% View all search results 0 All Topics All Topics Get Help PS3 Support Reply Thread Options Subscribe to this Thread's RSS Feed Mark Thread as

But if anyone else has any ideas they would be greatly appreciated.

and my ps3 doesn't recognize the fat32 partitions !!! Advanced Simple Advanced (HTML) Preview Quote You must be signed in to add attachments   « Previous Page 1 2 Next Page » Sign in I like to set my USB drives pretty high, like W, X, T, or something... Acronis True Image Wd Edition WD My Book Essential not recognized!

you will have an add button, click it and go select the movies folder from your WD book drive. You will need to get another, this is the one that i got and it works             perfectly.             http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/USB-3-0-Y-Cable-Y-Cable-Micro-Type-B-Male-to-Standard-Type-A-Male-Power-Supply-/110859365719?pt=AU_CablesConnectors&hash=item19cfbbad57            This cable will allow enough power to get to the The damage you are inflicting IS going to cause video artifacts, freezing and WILL kill the gpu down the... http://nadrp.com/my-passport/western-digital-my-passport-not-working-on-ps3.html Then, grab the disc with one hand, and the cable with the other one.

Tonight I even tried it on my gf's pc and it still didn't work. You say you have a WD hard drive? Or if you've done that - try to plug in the USB drive after the computer is on. When you plug in or unplug the USB drive, do you hear windows make the USB connect or disconnect sounds?

and at the end I just took the HD out of the case... this may happen if the disk is a 1394 or a usb device on a windows 2000 machine ." i do not know what this means but I was hoping that