Working... Helpful +5 Report R2D2_WD 3096Posts Monday September 1, 2014Registration date Certified CCM ContributorStatus November 7, 2016 Last seen Sep 4, 2014 08:25AM Hi, jazzed17 Could you please provide me with the Try this - Duration: 8:36. Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... http://stickersweb.com/hard-drive/wd-external-hard-drive-not-working.php
UnlistedTV 938,370 views 4:05 How to recover data from a hard drive (stuck heads: buzzing, clicking, etc) - Duration: 10:28. Abraham Levit 1,906,233 views 7:46 How to dismantle a Western Digital My Passport external USB 3.0 hard drive - Duration: 4:37. If the drive is not seen, follow the solutions below to assist in troubleshooting your external drive issue. I have 3 USB ports on my laptop and trying all of them doesn't seem to help Thanks or the recovery software, I may need to consider this if I can't
Published on 4 Jan 2014I have only try this with WD passport.if this dosent work for you i will not be accountablehere is the link for the downloadNEW LINK http://support.wdc.com/index.aspx?lan...Also if Best of luck on this. I have 3 USB ports on my laptop and trying all of them doesn't seem to help Thanks or the recovery software, I may need to consider this if I can't Wd External Hard Drive Not Showing Up I have also tried using a different USB cable, but the original one seems to be fine as I used it to test my WD Passport HDD with no issues.
I am also having the same problem. Wd External Hard Drive Not Working Though, if the cable does not solve the issue, the issue may be enclosure related.In Disk Management, the drive seems to be right? Add to Want to watch this again later? http://support.wdc.com/knowledgebase/answer.aspx?ID=1695 What do I do to get my 1TD HDD detected ?
About those sounds, coming from the drive, could you describe them as sounds from the spinning or is it more like scratching? Wd Hard Drive Not Working Light Flashing kubemanJun 3, 2014, 3:55 AM upgrade your hard drive firmware and software from the WD website? Good Tips my friend. or just change the circuit board..
Now I get an I/O error.The new error states, "H:\ is not accessible. To replace the defective or damaged drive under warranty, please check the drive's warranty If the drive is in warranty, create an RMA Return to Top In case the Wd Hard Drive Light On But Not Recognized If the drive does not power on, or is not spinning, the unit could be damaged. Wd External Hard Drive Not Recognized Windows 7 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
Up next My Hard Drive Doesn't Show Up Windows 7 FIX - Western Digital Hard Drive Not Detected - Duration: 19:34. have a peek at these guys Obtaining a high quality replacement or trying a different USB cable may resolve your issue Update Device Driver Check Device Manager for Unknown devices Access Device Manager. Your file system is corrupt and needs to be formatted to NTFS. guaracunhaFeb 12, 2014, 6:51 PM The same happened to my Samsung D3 running on windows 8 after a power problem and i solved with this fix from microsofts blog. Wd Hard Drive Not Recognized Mac
Loading... If the next button is not highlighted, you may need to need to click on Erase to clear any partitions/formats on the drive first. BEST TRICK - Duration: 7:46. http://stickersweb.com/hard-drive/wd-external-1tb-hard-drive-not-working.php same thing happen..
Please rate the helpfulness of this answer Answers others found helpful How to get an RMA to replace a defective product, or obtain a power supply or USB cable for a Wd External Hard Drive Not Recognized Windows 10 Note: In order to change the drive from a GUID partition table to an MBR all of the data on the drive will be erased. cmd.jpg1280x720 211 KB musicrab 2015-01-13 09:51:08 UTC #9 jameskunn wrote: My wd 1tb external hard drive is not recognizing *You said the fix is CHKDSK /f "x:" (x = ur
If you trying to setup a USB drive. It does not show up as a drive it only shows up in the device manager and i have not been able to see anything in it or use it in HDD Recovery Services 77,671 views 5:57 Loading more suggestions... Wd Hard Drive Not Working Mac Finally, I tried using Ubuntu that is installed in the same laptop with Vista and immediately the external drive is detected even showing WD logo.
Sign in to make your opinion count. 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 The drive should be formatted and appear as a drive letter in My Computer. this content KABEER AHAMMED 349,166 views 8:00 Clicking hard drive dis-assembly.
Did it just die? I also tried the Diagnostic Tool, it passed, but it's still the [email protected]_Know_WD: I tried your method, and it did not work. Not sure why you are asking me but I'll bite :-) I can only see a grey triangle in the screen print. Working...
However, some users in this forum had difficulties with their Western Digital External Hard Drive and their issue got fixed after they tried to open it using "Tweak UI", please try Loading... Choose your language. Regards, jameskunn 2014-09-21 19:24:02 UTC #5 I edited my question wrote the solution in the bottom already but i don't mind writing it again :- Solution:
It works 100% as good as before. It also may ignore the suggested driver that may be on the drive itself.http://support.wdc.com/product/download.asp?groupid=203&sid=3&lang=en D_Know_WDOct 21, 2014, 7:51 AM Hi there yodason45,So basically, the drive is working fine on your old D_Know_WDOct 22, 2014, 8:39 AM Keep in mind that chkdsk command may take a really long time in order to fix the issues.Regarding the cable, you can just borrow one.