Windows server, exchange and SQL Server backup solution to ensure business continuity. When I click on it there’s an anomaly, the volumes page is blank. Here in the below, we’ll show you how to fix and repair not detectable or unrecognized WD My Passport or other brands of the external hard drive to work again. I have mirrored it here , in case the original file disappears. Reply Powering of the device is a very common problem with USB devices and it has been traditionally singled out as the cause behind such disconnect symptoms. As you can see I am a rookie in these things. Fix corrupted system files and update device driver on WD drive If the system files corrupted or the WD device driver is outdated, you won’t be able to access the drive.

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The prompts to install the dd are part of the Windows Operating system and will always occur when connecting a drive to a Windows PC without the driver installed.

If not, look there and see what it says about the drive.

wd my passport 0748 driver

Status is “Not Initialized”. Here is an example: As for the Y-cable, I think it is a good solution for laptops that are known to have issues 7048 power on their usb ports, but for desktops with on-board usb3.


I tried so many other things with no success, but the replacement driver was what finally did it. Did you try to downgrade it to that described in my blog post above? Forums New posts Search forums.

Started by ceejay7 Today at 8: April Cai 15 hours.

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Category 1 Category 2 Category 3 Category 4. Fast, complete and safe hard drive data recovery software to recover your data in easy steps.

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After this, you shall be able to visit and access saved data on your WD Passport Ultra drive normally by then.

When it has completed, click “Finish”. Please ask generic questions on the WDC forums, as they are more suited to help you.

wd my passport 0748 driver

Very annoying but it was still usable. Anybody able to help?

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Storage 1 Feb 15, If all else fails head to the WD community forums and ask there. Reply Bought a 1. Help us by reporting it. Different hardware, but still you can try a lot of the things I did.

hardware problem [solved]: Western Digital My Passport USB disconnects randomly – sigmoid

Given that you tried the WD on other laptops and it works without problems that does point the finger to the Asus laptop. Question 4TB wd passport.


However, within minutes of use passport Windows 7 bitthe drive started to disconnect and reconnect randomly making it almost impossible to use. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

Rolled back to 3. External detected but can’t access.

jy Some laptop USB ports may not be powered well enough to sustain the demands of an external drive. What should I prepare before resizing the partition?

Western Digital WD SES Driver 12.07 for Windows 32-bit

Sometime the USB cable cannot work with every computer, thus make sure to try a new one to see if it works. WD have been rolling out drive firmwares and they specifically mention this issue with the latest version supposedly fixing this, I tried with the paxsport firmware and the problem was certainly not fixed.

Thread starter bunnybugs Start date Oct 15, Thank you for sharing your 07488 efforts on this problem. That’s not giving you a lot of detail, is it?