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Michael L. Burns Joined: Feb 8, 2015 Messages: 113 Likes Received: 6 I do not have any USB 3.0 ports, all 2.0 But mine was working on earlier versions of Windows 10 but Our aim is to give you the best possible answer. I thought it was strange also. his comment is here
Make sure you are using a new cable 3.0. Search Sign Up Log In Home Forum How To Download News Encyclopedia High-Tech Health Sign Up Language English Español Deutsch Français Italiano Português Nederlands Polski हिंदी Bahasa Indonesia Русский Log In With the way the external hard drives work, from my understanding, does not allow it to be compatable with Window 7s new and more effecient file format. I've had my hard drive just over one year, its worked hard for the full length of its warranty so it is probably ready to accept this is its last dance,
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All Rights Reserved. There are a lot of video resources you might find on how to go about that and depending on the exact design of your particular drive they do vary. Read more How to update Windows and macOS drivers Answer ID 1708 | This answer explains how to update the OS drivers. Wd My Passport Driver Windows Xp Download Mine is a WD-160GB Hard drive....Could u please let me know if u recovered ur data ?
WD Live Hub XML Modification/ Adaptation / Layout & Template Design by Joey Smyth. WDC Support Downloads Knowledge Base Product Registration Warranty Services Contact Ask a Question Contact Support WD Care My Cloud Setup Other Sites MyCloud.com Online Learning Center CONNECT WD Blog © 2017 My other external USB drives work fine. http://support.wdc.com/product.aspx?ID=218&lang=en I tried that several more times with the same result.
Burns, Jan 27, 2016 #18 MagyaDev Joined: Feb 7, 2016 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0 Rev. Wd Elements Driver Windows 10 Thank you for reading and I hope this helps you. Other external drives work everywhere? Minitool (I use this on W10) Aomei yodap, Jul 18, 2015 #14 calihardman Joined: Dec 2, 2015 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0 Michael, did you ever find a solution to
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Or it might be the integrated enclosure crossover electronics, in which case you probably have a perfectly fine drive inside the case but the enclosure electronics have failed.Click to expand... http://codingcontext.com/wd-my/drivers-for-wd-external-1tb-hard-drive.php Michael L. Burns Joined: Feb 8, 2015 Messages: 113 Likes Received: 6 Trouble said: Have you tried your other WD My Passport on your Windows 10 install? Read more View more My Passport FAQs How to partition and format a WD drive on Windows and macOS Answer ID 3865 | This answer explains how to format Wd Drive Utilities For Windows
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Oh just a thought... Wd Ses Device Usb Device Driver I tried the solution you suggested here. When I use a new cable, 3.0, then my Windows 10 detects it immediately.
Read more How to access Disk Management in Windows Answer ID 1284 | This answer explains how to access the Disk Management console in Windows Read more View more Downloads Software Does it behave the same way? if yes, do you see the drive letter assigned/desk management/windows? If no, right click and assign drive letter. 5. if yes, you may have to format the drive again. **** Do this Western Digital Hard Drive Repair Tool Kit Burns, Dec 2, 2015 #16 Marcelo Lopes Joined: Jan 20, 2016 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0 Rev.
My Passport My Cloud My Book Internal Drives WD Elements Top FAQs Top My Passport / My Book FAQs How to partition and format a WD drive on Windows and macOS external hard drive not recognized when plugged-in. It could be that I got suckered on buying a defective drive, but a quick check on Google shows this is a very common problem with WD external drives and there Best of luck on this.
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? Trouble, May 21, 2015 #2 Advertisements Rev. A warranty replacement is the only practical option. Burns, Jul 17, 2015 #12 Trouble Noob Whisperer Moderator Joined: Nov 19, 2013 Messages: 9,929 Likes Received: 1,393 Location: Northwest Indiana U.S.A.
Trouble, May 22, 2015 #4 Rev. Did you drop the enclosure? gameguy 2010-02-06 15:14:21 UTC #9 are you all having the same issue as me? When I plug it in, the activity light keeps blinking. I tried a few different cables and Not the fasted one out there but with a wireless keyboard and mouse it is a nice feature ...
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Gosh I need all the data in there ? Including the Windows 10 install?