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fzabkar 2010-02-24 22:17:39 UTC #20 AIUI clicking is symptomatic of weak read heads or media damage. Bu videoyu Daha Sonra İzle oynatma listesine eklemek için oturum açın Ekle Oynatma listeleri yükleniyor... Kapat Evet, kalsın. I plugged it back in and it works fine. More about the author

As you've already mentioned, one has to be careful with a hard drive, especially if there's valuable data on it. If it has a GUID partition (GPT Protective Partition), it will look similar to the image (Disk 1) below when viewed in Disk Management. If I re-connect my WD supply it won't work. http://support.wdc.com/product/download.asp - WD downloads section Hope this helps Helpful +4 Report Vaibhav Sep 16, 2014 at 02:46 PM Hi, its Item model number: WDBPCK0010BBK-EESN http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B005A97APO Ask a question Member requests are http://ccm.net/forum/affich-692251-western-digital-1tb-external-hard-drive-not-recognized-by-pc

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Report maybahag 1Posts Tuesday October 28, 2014Registration date October 28, 2014 Last seen - Oct 28, 2014 at 11:28 AM Hi Diggi! fzabkar 2010-02-07 07:02:07 UTC #11 Can you hear the drive spinning? Here's a link with instructions on how to do that: http://wdc.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/137/Does the drive make any kind of unusual sounds/noises?Cheers,Boogieman_WD BOLLA_Jan 13, 2016, 8:39 AM I have same problem but when I Reply to Hashir Zahid m 0 l Related resources USB 3.0 port on HP Laptop not exceeding 40 MBPS using WD My Passport USB 3.0 External HDD. - Tech Support My

Either way not the drive is worrying me as I can only seem to view items on the drive and any attempt to move / copy / and or open a WD's DLG tool: http://products.wdc.com/support/kb.ashx?id=Z3Z2yN Let me know how this goes, D_Know_WD I've just read this ... Yes, I tried it in another Windows 7 machine and in Ubuntu but it didn't work. Wd Hard Drive Not Working Light Flashing With no luck..

Since this was a very odd fault I thought it might help someone out. Wd External Hard Drive Not Recognized Windows 7 Drive showed up in Device Manager - but not in Disk Management. Konuşma metni Etkileşimli konuşma metni yüklenemedi. My drive had been put in storage for 5 months.

But if the drive is failing then I'd recommend that you go with a data recovery company so that they try and recover the data on the drive and then RMA Wd External Hard Drive Not Showing Up johneumatics 340.646 görüntüleme 3:38 How to recover data from usb and external hard drive - Süre: 5:37. Ekle Bu videoyu daha sonra tekrar izlemek mi istiyorsunuz? Try uninstalling the old drivers from Device Manager and let the drive install them automatically after a reboot.

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BEFORE REDING THIS, please keep in mind that I am no expert and that this is based on personal observation and speculation based on my own expirements using this product and https://community.wd.com/t/wd-external-hard-drive-not-recognized-in-my-computer/6787 Ritesh_A3 2015-04-27 18:34:37 UTC #13 Hello Musicrab This is my diskpart screen print My 1TD "My Book Essential" is already connected to the system, however I am not able to view Wd Hard Drive Light On But Not Recognized You’ve lost a customer, and gained bad word of mouth, nice job! Wd External Hard Drive Not Recognized Windows 10 A load of rubbish .

I tried plugging the drive in both USB 3.0 ports, But the HDD light just keeps on, Where as it's supposed to be blinking.. You mentioned that the installation of the WD drivers failed. More about : 1tb external hdd working usb works usb Reply to Hashir Zahid ffg7 June 8, 2015 9:59:13 AM try re-installing the usb 3 drivers to see if that corrects You will then get a screen listing your different drives and the controllers that they are attached to. Wd Hard Drive Not Recognized Mac

bentsnake 233.917 görüntüleme 3:29 How to show a hidden hard drive (Unallocated hard drive) Tested on Windows 7/8 - Süre: 1:28. Moreover I tried with Seagate external HDD and it got recongnised to both USB 2 and 3. For assistance on this, please contact the Motherboard or Computer manufacturer Mac System Profiler Open System Information by clicking Finder from the dock Applications > Utilities > System Information From the http://ps3coderz.com/hard-drive/only-one-hard-drive-being-recognized-at-a-time.php Computer made the "connecting" tone when connecting it but it wouldn't work at all.

There is no USB device acknowledgement of new device found. Wd External Hard Drive Drivers Sometimes I get the 'device connected' sound and the 'Safely Remove Device' icon on the taskbar but no drive appears in My Computer or Disk Management. Please let me know if you have any questions about the suggestions from my posts or if there's anything else I can help you with.

First of all you should go through all of the basic troubleshooting.

wharke musicrab 2015-01-23 23:24:05 UTC #12 What is the drive make/model, size and connection type? Boogieman_WDApr 14, 2016, 2:14 PM Interesting, but I'd strongly recommend that you don't do that again. On that panel click on Disk Management. Wd Internal Hard Drive Not Recognized A load of rubbish .

Apart from that, I would have said that this was drive related issue, if there were no two power surges and the USB 3.0 ports stopped working one at a time. cae02 2010-02-02 16:51:52 UTC #6 penry1, What is your drive from below? A CCM membership gives you access to additional options. navigate to this website KarenTower 2015-06-21 19:33:32 UTC #17 Ya the derections on how to fix this is not clear I tried typing in the name of my passport and it keeps saying I have

i hope that it's the cable that is has the problem! Now I am attempting to test out simply copying some files off the affected drive onto the hard disk in my laptop but the process is almost impossible as the files The results should tell you if there is something wrong with the drive. If the drive is not seen by Disk Management or will not initialize.

You will be warned that deleting the volume will erase all data on the disk. If the drive does not power on, or is not spinning, the unit could be damaged. If that does not help, I would try to download any latest firmware updates from the WD web page. Lacie LeiMay 3, 2016, 8:38 AM My Ultra is recognized in devices and printers as working properly.

I have two passports so I swapped the cables but that didn't fix the problem.