Wd 500 gb external hard drive

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ajipakkath Posts 1 Registration date Tuesday August 13, 2013 Status Member Last seen August 13, 2013 - Aug 13, 2013 at 03:31 PM
xpcman Posts 19532 Registration date Wednesday October 8, 2008 Status Contributor Last seen June 15, 2019 - Aug 13, 2013 at 03:54 PM
i have a wd passport 500 gb when i connect to the laptop its shows connected but not recognized and the hard drive is not rotating and i could nt use my external hard drive.

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xpcman Posts 19532 Registration date Wednesday October 8, 2008 Status Contributor Last seen June 15, 2019 1,834
Aug 13, 2013 at 03:54 PM
This is a sign the the hard drive has failed. When this happened to mine I was able to substitute another WD hard drive buy opening the case and replacing the drive.

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