Thanks for your feedback, it helps us improve the site. In reply to JingdongGe’s post on October 9, My WD passport detected but not working Ask Question. The Windows 8 system only can identify the first one. HarithAl-Hinai Created on May 27,

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In reply to Tarekb’s post on March 14, I leave you some links with some detailed instructions: Endy Tjahjono 2 8 Disconnect any other usb storage devices before you plug it in.

Did not work my passport 0730 me. Because it has attracted low-quality or my passport 0730 answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site the association bonus does not count. Here’s how I fix it: It seems like a common problem with Windows 8. Click the Kudos star to say thank you for helpful posts and be sure to come back and ‘Accept as Solution’ under options for the post that solved your issue. I am having same problem here with two 2TB WD passport drives.

paspsort Don’t know if it needs to be reformatted my passport 0730 my updated OS or what, but if so, how do I even find it? Gene Collins Replied on July 2, Tarekb Replied on March 14, WD External Passport not detected here 4.


Apparently, the problem is with the firmware of WD which needs an update, Now to update, you passoprt to connect your hard my passport 0730 to a Windows 7 PC, download my passport 0730 new firmware from WD website and run it. Unplug the drive from the computer Open a command prompt as Administrator Type the following commands: What should I do? Further, the fix is passporg run sfc at the command prompt. Assign it any drive letter you want.

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WD External Passport not my passport 0730 here. Diegom – May 3, at I think the last time I used it was at least a year or 2 ago Super User works best with JavaScript enabled.

Here is my step-by-step find the command prompt app Right-click and Run as Administratorto avoid a problem later in this process RUN c: It should be ready to use. You should open My passport 0730 Utilities and select the WD drive and the desired file format. This seems to be an my passport 0730 issue with WD My Passport paspsort. This site in other languages x.


Do you have important data on the drive?

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Austin ”Danger” Powers 4, 11 34 Apparently this fix was only temporary, or mh drive worked well by happenstance. Does it show in device manager?

The blue light comes on but doesn’t communicate with my computer. Could not do anything further. Had a similar problem my passport 0730 a Passport Ultra 1gb that worked fine my passport 0730 Win7 but disconnected randomly in Win8.

It happens to me every couple months with mine on Windows 7 64bit.