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Stay away from those companies. tocar Feb 19, 2010 Re: Western Digital USB Drives and Windows 7... If yes, what size is it? In our lab we use specialized software and hardware to rebuild these parameters or transfer them from fried board to make donor PCB fully compatible with damaged drive.

Feb 18, 2010 (Sorry if this is old)I recently heard of someone who has a WD external USB drive that will no longer work after switching to Win7, so I emailed Connect the AC adapter and eSATA cable ...reboot to recognize the device. And i was guessing logical drive E: was SD card.. Okay I bought the new USB cord, with the same result after following all of your steps.

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When I plug the USB cable in, Windows recognizes that the device is there, and says that it has installed the approapriate software for the device and it is ready to WD website has Version 2.107a, Sept, 2008. Please try the request again.

Does it work now? I thought perhaps that might be the case, but I could find no documentation to confirm it. Don't try to open the drive by yourself - you could damage the platters making your data unrecoverable. Wd5000h1u Specs Tho do u recall last time u used the drive, did you abruptly disconnect the drive?

Quite often bad power supply unit combined with power streak is usually enough to fry spindle driver chip on the electronics and make the data inaccessible. Wd5000h1u-00 Driver You should see each of the controllers get reinstalled Reboot your computer Your external USB drive should be powered off before you connect the USB cable to your computer After connecting includes 30 days of free technical support during the applicable warranty period for your product. Main part of firmware is stored on the platters in so-called Service Area.

Reproduction in whole or part in any form or medium without specific written permission is prohibited. Wd10000h1u-00 Driver have you yet verified that USB drive using a different computer as kimsland 1st asked? He is a lifelong computer geek and loves everything related to computers, software, and new technology. My name is Jose N.Unfortunately the My Book Essential drive model number WD5000H1U-00 and WD3200H1U-00, are not comparable with Windows 7.However, based on personal experience, if the drives are recognized by

  1. Did you ever install the WD Drive Manager (PC version)?
  2. I am attaching the two text files that you requested.
  3. Nov 28, 2008 #6 delux269 TS Rookie Topic Starter I see the WD under "disk drives" however I do not see the disk under "disk management".
  4. Shut down the computer 3.
  5. If not assign it one.
  6. No, create an account now.
  7. It is however recognized by the device manager - it shows "external storage device" but not a name "MyBook".
  8. Do you have Norton Ghost installed?
  9. Do any of them have garbage (non-printing or gibberish characters following the words Generic Volume As a note: it is very important that you never abrubtly disconnect the USB drive before

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Home | My Manuals | Manual Index | Manual Categories | About Us | Contact Us | Privacy Log In My Book Essentials 2.0 is not working with Windows 8.1 WD browse this site When you create your TechSpot post, use the paper clip icon to attach the report. (If you don't see it among your icons, you need to click the TechSpot Go Advanced Wd5000h1u-00 Power Supply This particular model is not bundled or compatible with WD SmartWare. Wd External Hard Drive Not Working Light Flashing Joe_S 2012-01-15 04:51:26 UTC #6 See if you can roll back the troublesome driver.

I do not fell that I can rely on //windows 7 Ulimate to partition nor format these 2 monstster-Drives. USB or FireWire mode, My Book automatically powers off and on with the computer. Any solutions? It is sad, because I have 30 GB of videos, music and pictures there I would like to recover. Wd5000h1u-00 Open Case

Generated Wed, 16 Nov 2016 12:24:44 GMT by s_mf18 (squid/3.5.20) Login _ Welcome to TechSpot Why should I register? I have a total of 7 My Books, including a new 4TB version, but I chose not to buy the pro-version of Smartware. OldClicker Feb 18, 2010 Re: Western Digital USB Drives and Windows 7... Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account?

There should be a tag on your WD drive. Wd5000h1u-00 External Hard Drive The desktop PC you tested your drive on yesterday (or maybe it was today).. The drive...Western Digital WD5000H1U-00 | User Manual - Page 10... (File E101559).

Anything appear?

FAST QUOTE Contact Name Company Phone Number E-Mail Device Type --Please specify-- Desktop Hard Drive Laptop Hard Drive External USB Hard Drive USB Memory Stick Camera Flash Card CD/DVD Other Problem Nov 28, 2008 #15 LookinAround Ex Tech Spotter Posts: 6,491 +183 It is very strange that Everest report the physical drive yet it not appear in Disk Management. I have 2x Western Digital(WD5000H1CS-00), and one of them started to making noises - the same as you mention on your website. Wd5000h1cs-00 And below this number there is R/N A0C Nov 29, 2008 #19 LookinAround Ex Tech Spotter Posts: 6,491 +183 OK.

I am attaching the report from regedit you requested. XP doesn’t allow Copy/Paste to make getting/saving this data straight forward BUT see this post about the SysExporter tool With the USB drive connected to computer USB and powered on, open Any advice greatly appreciated. We are not affiliated in any way with hard drive manufacturers.

Then we'll give Windows another shot to reinstall and hope it get's it right! Drives may be damaged by rough handling, shock, ...Western Digital WD5000H1U-00 | User Manual - Page 4... I strongly feel there has to be eitehr a commercial or free program that can be used to re-partition and to re-format my drives, of which neither are currently listed under Birk Binnard Feb 20, 2010 Re: eSata bhock Feb 20, 2010 Re: eSata DezM Feb 20, 2010 Re: eSata bhock Feb 21, 2010 Tear the drive out

Motor starts, makes a few clicks like it tries to start something, and then turns off by itself after a few attempts. Type your new search above The manual viewer requires the flash plugin to be installed and enabled. Seems like the head got out of alignment. All Rights Reserved.

I attached my device report Nov 28, 2008 #11 LookinAround Ex Tech Spotter Posts: 6,491 +183 Thanks for uploading all reports (i forgot TechSpot doesn't like .csv extension and that its drivers are installed before connecting your WD USB 2.0 external storage product. For each one, rt click->Properties. ==> On General tab, verify Device Status says working properly ==> Click Details tab. If yes, click it, then Edit->Select All then Edit->Copy and then paste into your next post Nov 28, 2008 #8 delux269 TS Rookie Topic Starter Okay I attached the report

And also look there for and tell me what it says for System Type (will tell me if 32- or 64- bit) 3.