HELP my western digital is not recognized

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Ed - Sep 8, 2015 at 11:45 AM
xpcman Posts 19532 Registration date Wednesday October 8, 2008 Status Contributor Last seen June 15, 2019 - Sep 8, 2015 at 04:19 PM
Hello,

MY WD external hard drive is not being recognized on my PC. I can find it under disk management but is stating it as unallocated and Not Initialized. I heard there is some software I can download that might help me.

Thanks,

Ed


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xpcman Posts 19532 Registration date Wednesday October 8, 2008 Status Contributor Last seen June 15, 2019 1,834
Sep 8, 2015 at 04:19 PM
If Windows can't open the drive then no software is going to help.

It's possible that you could read the files using a Linux computer.

Good Luck
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