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I would be willing to bet anything that after you format to FAT32 via that software that you will be back in business. What you have to do is insert the plug on the disc reaaaaally slowly, and STOP right before its fully plugged. ShaggyRhino 2013-01-31 04:27:30 UTC #8 I did a bit of research andfound that yes the PS3 firmware in this tutorial, is the same as the PS3 system update. Helpful +3 Report joecool123 Feb 14, 2009 01:42AM I had the same problem and found the fix here http://biginfo.org/xx-driverwinxp.php Report greek- Feb 14, 2009 10:29AM how did this site help you????? have a peek here

I'm trying everything. This is where you will have to make              'partitions' on the drive (I divided my 1TB HDD into 2 separate drives, a FAT32 and a NTFS). I have reformatted it to FAT32 using "Acronis True Image WD edition" which was suggested by Western Digital's help support. Options Mark Message as New Add This Message to My {0} Add This Message to My {0} Subscribe to this message's RSS Feed Highlight this Message Print This Message E-Mail this Get More Information

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NvrNickd, Jul 13, 2010 #3 KillerBug Regular member Joined: May 21, 2006 Messages: 3,803 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 46 It appears that they didn't install their terrible software on your Plug and play, man. I had the very same problem like many of you: Windows XP (sp3) detected my external USB Storage drive (WD My Book) as "WD" but wouldn't show the drive letter and

Tried everything mentioned on this forum like changing drive letters and disabling in device manager, but nothing seemed to work. I CANT because there is a lot of files alredy saved in this device. One with the drive letter C, and one with no drive letter at all. Wd Passport Av regards, NvrNickd NvrNickd, Jul 13, 2010 #1 KillerBug Regular member Joined: May 21, 2006 Messages: 3,803 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 46 First, I assume that when the drive

For assistance using one of these utilities, please contact the publisher of the software. How To Connect My Passport Ultra To Ps3 Good LuckClick to expand... I already have to many big drives. https://community.wd.com/t/my-hdd-my-passport-wont-connect-to-my-ps3/20198 I'm sure others know more.b11051973

If I can remember my IT training, I believe FAT32 only works for a certain number of MB's or GB's but doesn't reach to 320GB like my

Secondly you will need a powered USB hub! How To Format My Passport Ultra For Xbox 360 I can guess that when I pulled the usb by accident ,somehow I loose the two pieces ... Let us know... I've went through hell and back so I wonder if it is even possible?

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Report malky- Jan 18, 2009 08:44AM BiG thanks xpcman! check my blog Ps3 Bricked? Wd My Passport Ultra Ps3 Helpful +1 Report xpcman 16301Posts Wednesday October 8, 2008Registration date ContributorStatus November 14, 2016 Last seen Oct 23, 2008 12:53PM I also think you have a MBR (master boot record) problem How To Format My Passport Ultra For Ps3 Open PS2 Loader Compatibility List...

If the drive is USB powered (no AC adapter), you can try running it off of a powered USB hub. http://codebuz.com/my-passport/western-digital-hard-drive-not-working-on-ps3.html Please read carefully: First, plug the usb 3.0 cord WITHOUT the disc plugged in, just the cable WD provided you. Are you new here? Currently running windows XP if that info is needed. Wd My Passport Xbox 360

you will have an add button, click it and go select the movies folder from your WD book drive. Today, 07:30 AM lets wait another decade and see,, PS3 turns on, fans spin loudly and... It's not working, wasted another money for the freaking drive and with the USB Hub. Check This Out Like it will only recognize 100 GB of it or something.Obviously I'm not very sure about my answers.

Today, 06:35 AM yes. Wd My Passport Xbox One Then go to DISK MANAGEMENT. WD My Book Essential not recognized!

I just plugged it in my ps3 usb port, and it worked like a charm.

No separate power supply is needed. "From what you say, the above doesn't quite ring true, does it? Thanks Reply 0 Kudos Report Re: External hard drive not recognized by PS3 Options Mark Message as New Add This Message to My {0} Add This Message to My {0} Subscribe I have about 17 GB worth of data on it ranging from pictures, movies and music and I really don't want to format my hard drive. Acronis True Image Wd Edition Report mars- Jun 24, 2009 08:01PM i read all the forums from you I have the same problem just the thing is haven't tried on ps3 ..can you please help me

Best decision of my life. I can answer things more quickly there usually. Being a member gives you additional options. http://codebuz.com/my-passport/western-digital-my-passport-not-working-on-ps3.html if windows 7: Go to file, then manage libraries, then videos.

no sounds are emitted when the device is plugged and when I plug it an auto run window appears but only the flash light thing is moving it does not show Guess the power supply of the USB port on the PS3 wasn't enough.Hey, Actually I'm having a problem with a My book Essential 2TB USB3 / USB2.Does your Essential is a Luke please read my original post thoroughly.I already formatted to FAT32 numerous times with various software, with no success. I don`t know its powered hub usb gonna help in this situation ?

I ran into the same problem. I really don't know what to do. You use an E3 flasher to hack a NOR, and a TEENSY (which requires... If the drive is USB powered (no AC adapter), you can try running it off of a powered USB hub.

Today, 05:42 AM Yes you can. I mean, how many people out there have got home with a bus only powered USB 2 drive only to find the power is inadequate. swordfish_64Member Since: February 7, 2007Posts: 571swordfish_64FollowForum Posts: 571Followed by: 0Reviews: 1 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#9 Posted by swordfish_64 (571 posts) - 9 years, 1 month ago I got a 750 gb Is yours by any chance the USB 2 only version?

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I think there is a problem there. Find anything pertaining to your external drive. (For instance, on my PC under DISK DRIVES I have "WD 10EACS External USB Device". if its like many I have seen, the main partition is almost the entire size of the drive, and the remaining part may be listed as UNKNOWN or may say something I did not give any label for the partition.Connected the HDD through a USB hub (Imation USB Hub) to PS3 and PS3 recognised the device as 'WD My Passport 0730'.Connected to

Ps3 fat Yesterday, 09:10 PM If the you got 3-4 dumps that checked out valid, and they all matched MD5 (identical), then that original dump SHOULD be good... You will see the disc starts spinning, and the little white light will flash.