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If you just pull out the USB cable from the computer without first ejecting the drive then it can cause problems. With no new firmware from WD, I would love to hear other suggestions. By disocnnecting the device from the power supply for a few seconds the problem is solved. bobig 2013-04-29 16:32:02 UTC #6 Of course. weblink

Any idea? Have you tried plugging it in to both USB ports (one at a time, of course)? Is the solution the same? permalinkembedsaveparentgive goldaboutblogaboutsource codeadvertisejobshelpsite rulesFAQwikireddiquettetransparencycontact usapps & toolsReddit for iPhoneReddit for Androidmobile websitebuttons<3reddit goldredditgiftsUse of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy (updated). © 2016 reddit inc.

Wd Tv Live Won't Recognize Hard Drive

is there anyways to fix this? Blu-ray Software Blu-ray Disc Great Found Deals! I took my 3TB Seagate HD and ran a check disk using a Windows 7 machine. I have a WD 1TB.

Hampone 2015-11-02 16:08:52 UTC #5 No, the only thing I can think of at this time is to contact WD for a solution. I then set her up with Netflix.I added a 2TB USB Elements drive (mine turns off and on with the device; not sure about other USB drives) and I'm also adding Unfortunately it's as I thought - no change for me i.e. Wd Media Player Usb Not Recognized At some point did you simply unplug the drive from the WDTV instead of ejecting it?

The answer can't be "format the drive and re paste the files on it" surely?? Barry DarenW 2013-01-09 11:11:14 UTC #6 I've got the same problem. i scanned it, formated it and reset the WDTV an still can not get it to recognize. I hope you not responding means you got it working.

Come on people, surely someone has answer t this? Wdtv Not Recognising Hard Drive Redleeche 2012-12-15 11:15:21 UTC #4 I got WDTVLIVE (with  up to date official firmware) since many months, working fine with disks of 1 to 2 TB (all WD). Try a different hd with usb connection if possible. AVSForum.com is not sponsored by or in any way affiliated with AV Science Inc.

Wd Tv Connecting To Usb Storage

If anyone has a solution I would love to hear it. http://support.wdc.com/knowledgebase/answer.aspx?ID=6659 Thanks. Wd Tv Live Won't Recognize Hard Drive however i purchased the unit or media library. Wd Tv Not Detecting Hard Drive Sometimes mine has lost my external HDD and this has always fixed it.

I EJECTED the HDD first then unplugged it from the WD TV Live SMP as I have done many times before with no issues. http://stickersweb.com/wd-tv/wd-tv-live-plus-remote-not-working.php The WD Live Hub would recognize it for a second when it was plugged in but then it would disappear and not show up under the drives section. Any ideas on how I can get the WDTV Live to see it? It ■■■■■ because I have just over 1 TB of files to move so that's taking extra minutes but better than having to move 3 or more TBs of files! Wd Tv Live No Storage Present

  1. Hampone 2016-01-06 18:55:38 UTC #13 Yes, I used my old WIN7 laptop to run the CHKDSK on the drive.
  2. You won't be able to vote or comment. 234My wdTv front usb port stopped working (self.wdtv)submitted 1 year ago * by PlaysGamesAlotI dont know how or why but my USB port stopped working from the front,
  3. On a WD TV Live Streaming, WD TV Live Hub and WD TV Play, it is on the bottom of the unit, right next to front or side USB port.
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  5. Cause: While the cause of this issue is still under investigation, it has been determined that the issue is caused in part by unsafely removing a USB device from the WD
  6. Its the front usb port.
  7. I think the wdtv box only recognizes the most common device type while windows may accept a wider range.

Same prob. noyba 2015-11-20 20:37:15 UTC #10 I had the exact same issue. Ryan and my external drive is a WD My Passport Ultra which is used on a Macbook. check over here For my sister, I converted many of her kids DVD's to ISO images so they play just like on a DVD player but are stored locally.

On most WD TV units it is located on the left side of unit with power light facing you. Wd Tv Live Exfat Live used to let you use a usb hub. I have two other external drives (4TB and 1TB) which have not yet been coupled with a win10 computer.

Peed 2015-11-02 16:54:56 UTC #6 For me the solution was to plug the hd into my other w8 machine and reformat the drive, chkdsk, etc.

permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]PlaysGamesAlot[S] 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago(4 children)what Usb Hub would you recommend? Getting the latest news is easy, Click Here for info on how to join the Watchuseek.com newsletter list. Any idea what cause this problem? Wd Media Player Won't Read External Hard Drive Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP Rear Projection Units OLED Technology and Flat Panels General OLED Technology Great Found Deals!

It has owrked perfectly with my WD Live Tv for a year!! I did all the things that have been suggested elsewhere short of reformatting the entire drive. I think the live supports a usb hub. this content I didn't have to transfer any media or reformat the drive (thank God).

My WDTV live player works perfectly with a 4tb drive at the back but nothing, but nothing, works in the front. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]PlaysGamesAlot[S] 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago(2 children)WHat if I just bought like an extension usb where there will be a cord between, I just dont want to be switching the Log In WD TV Live - recurring USB problem Community Archives WD TV Live Firmware bobig 2013-03-15 16:40:35 UTC #1 I'm using the latest WD TV live firmware.For the past few did you ever figure out a sokution?

Solution: Power Cycle the WD TV to restore the USB port's functionality. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]BIGDENNIS10UK[S] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(1 child)So sorry, I meant to respond, yes, it worked thank god!!! I have an Ipod i use as a HDD and a 32 gb 3.0 USB neither work in it permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]bobniborg 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago(5 children)Is that USB one you Things I have tried: Unplugged the Belkin hub.  Plugged the 4TB direct into both USB ports on the SMP Tested and ensured 4TB and all files are not corrupt Plugged the

Anyway, sorry for the rambling, is my WDTV Live box "knackered" and should I buy a new one? no usable USB2 port & won't recognise my 2nd drive anymore.