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WD does not provide data recovery services. Inicia sesión para añadir este vídeo a una lista de reproducción. So today off to Staples bought a Belkin external powered usb hub,asked if I could bring it back if it didnt work,no probs with that.Fired it up plugged the HD in can you please tell some solution..! http://protectfileapps.com/drive-not/dvd-drive-not-showing-in-windows-7.html

Helpful +35 Report Max Aug 9, 2010 06:24PM Hey guys. However, in my case the solution was odd. Right-click on the disk listing (Disk 1 in the image below) and choose Convert to MBR Disk

The drive will now have an MBR. What a pain though!

Wd External Hard Drive Not Recognized Windows 7

Everything suddenly worked! the HD works great on my 3.5 year old laptop, but it is not detected on my new PC. Or if your wondering what are system partitions and boot partitions? I have a vantec external hard drive, and that one is working fine, however, when I turn that off and turn on my WD 1TB external HD, there is nothing showing

Data Recovery 134.636 visualizaciones 41:10 Repair and Fix Hard Drive and Disk Errors - Duración: 5:39. You might be able to find one at Fry's or similar electronics store.Yogi Reply to Y0GI NotATechGuychsDec 22, 2015, 10:54 AM my device pretty much has the same issue. For more information on how to avoid ESD damage please see Answer ID 1486: How to properly handle Western Digital internal hard drives Internal drives do not come preformatted and may Wd External Hard Drive Not Showing Up Mac 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.

Fixed my problem exactly! Wd External Hard Drive Not Recognized Windows 10 Do any of you have any suggestions for reasonable pricing for data recovery? Some have said online that there might be a virus on the drive.  Do any of you see that as possible for causing it to be unrecognized? Since this was a very odd fault I thought it might help someone out.

I had the same problem !! .. Wd External Hard Drive Not Working Any ideas? OMG I am sooo much greatful you have saved 467gb of important shit for me thanks so much!!!!!!!!!!!! Thank you very much.

Wd External Hard Drive Not Recognized Windows 10

If this doesn't work. At first, no drive letter was assigned, but all you have to do is right click the drive and assign a letter, works great!!! Wd External Hard Drive Not Recognized Windows 7 I got it going. Wd Hard Drive Not Recognized Mac Report Stop Being a Douche- Nov 3, 2009 10:52AM Hey Geoff, Stop being a douche.

Acción en curso... Check This Out Looks like the supply can't deliver enough current for the drive. Helpful +7 Report Ranasengupta Jul 15, 2010 08:11AM Hello sir i purchased wd 1 hard disk500GB from Chadni chowk (shoping name Arihant Infotech ltd ,kolkata) market one month ago.now it stop Changing the drive letter is NOT accessible. Wd Passport Not Recognized Mac

Helpful +5 Report benzer Dec 3, 2009 11:25PM support at western digital says older (including recent) my passport and other passport drives are not supported to work with windows 7!!!! Cargando... Best Kept Secret - Duración: 15:19. Source is my hard drive damaged?

This doesn't help, but may help someone ultimately determine what is going on with this P.O.S. Wd My Passport Not Showing Up Mac I had important files on the drive! That mean's that there might be an issue with the driver isntalled for the device in questions (a hard drive in this case).

Tried it back in the built in usb's no luck back in the belkin usb and again working.

If the drive can be seen on a USB 2.0 but not a USB 3.0 port, the motherboard drivers should be updated. You will then get a screen listing your different drives and the controllers that they are attached to. but the answer after hours of trying,, it was the cord. Wd Internal Hard Drive Not Recognized That's the problem.

the cord could have gotten changed or misplaced, ect.. Tried all sorts including those mentioned on here with the exception of external powered usb .Nothing worked. I have two, a 500GB and a 1TB and I just plugged them in and they were fine. have a peek here 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

Inicia sesión para informar de contenido inapropiado. Reply to Mojomaco02 Boogieman_WDNov 9, 2016, 3:22 PM Hey guys. If so, your upgrade has been WD's loss. Wasnt the problem, so didnt fix it.

For assistance, please see Answer ID 14920: How to check if a WD drive is damaged or defective Return to Top External Drives on Windows and macOS External drives should automatically Use WD Drive Utilities to run a complete drive test. at the bottom of the list make sure use simple file sharing is not ticked.