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Report R2D2_WD 3616Posts Monday September 1, 2014Registration date Certified CCM ContributorStatus February 20, 2017 Last seen - Oct 13, 2014 at 05:15 AM Hi, reen It is a good sign that The two best workarounds are: a) Use a powered USB 3.0 hub that has a good charger. If you trying to setup a USB drive. Made my day. http://simplecoverage.org/hard-drive/wd-750gb-external-hard-drive.php

Reply Thank you so much, Stathis! My drive was recognised for about 5 mins this morning but then automatically decided it wasnt recognised anymore then dissapeared. This can happen with any USB 3.0 bus powered drive that draws close to the max 900mA in power. The difference are the time that the issue happens (more ou less quickly). weblink

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Reply Thanks for the heads up. However, do double-check that the different laptops did have the same OS (e.g. with w7 or w8 Go to Administrative Tools, Open up Computer Management and then select Disk Management. Take Action Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Hardware > Computer problem?

Cause: There can be several reasons why a WD drive may be making a clicking noise: The drive is not getting enough power to fully spin up The drive has failed Now, it's time to do the same for electronics and other equipment. Fantastic. #23 | Written by perry about 3 years ago. Wd Hard Drive Not Recognized Mac So you can fix the stuff you own quickly—and get on with your life.

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Reply I have 12 WD passport external hardrives. Wd Hard Drive Not Working Light Flashing Cause: These symptoms are common to a number of different problems. It's yours. NAy suggestions to what i should do? #32 | Written by stathis about 3 years ago.

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A CCM membership gives you access to additional options. http://simplecoverage.org/hard-drive/western-digital-external-hard-drive-not-working-and-flashing.php The only way to troubleshoot this thing is to tear it apart and separate the pieces. WD my passport 750gb external hdd - not working Discussion in 'Hardware' started by bokch0y, Jan 6, 2012. Reply I have also tested 3.5.2.0; actually tried many many drivers, but under heavy load my drive disconnected. Wd External Hard Drive Drivers

Firmware updates for My Passport drives can be found under the WD Support pages, for Windows and Mac, respectively. hope that helps. However, I doubt it that the particular problem is a powering issue. weblink For additional information please feel free to visit our WD Community In case the answer did not answer your question, you can always visit the WD Community for help from WD

We’ve got to be louder than their lobbyists. Wd External Hard Drive Not Showing Up 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 Thank you for reading and I hope this helps you.

They should fix their stuff and the more people tell them, the more chances of a solution there will be, or so i think.

Once the My Cloud has been reset, the LED on the device should be lit. SO now I am going to play with it - not trust it, just play with it for a while. Very stabkle connection (so far) 24-10-2013 G. #39 | Written by SHIVAJI about 3 years ago. Wd Internal Hard Drive Not Recognized With the Digital Right to Repair Act, H.143 and S.96, we have a chance to guarantee our right to repair electronics—like smartphones, computers, and even farm equipment.

Please Contact Us for assistance purchasing a Power Booster cable. Yes No Voted Undo Score 4 Cancel Comments: Can you tell us what system & OS you are using here. 09/29/2013 by Dan What operating system and cable interface are you Cancel akbar Rep: 1 Posted: 10/27/2014 Options Permalink History my passport detected, but that partition not shown at my computer.(win xp) Was this answer helpful? check over here It is worse when formated to NTFS.

No, create an account now. I'm using G74SX Asus laptop with a USB 3.0 connection and Windows 7 64-bit. #49 | Written by stathis about 4 years ago. And what ever happened to eSATA? (a much better choice) 09/29/2013 by John Oliphant eSATA & FireWire have on the most part died with USB3 showing up ;-{ All hale the