wd drive problem

  imzy 21:18 20 Sep 2006
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Hi there.

I have a Western Digital 60GB Passport External USB 2.0 2.5" Hard Drive. It was working great for about six months but now I can't seen to access it.

I put in the USB cable and the light turns on as normal but my computer doesn't seem to be picking it up. Usually when I go to My Computer it is there as an extra device but now there is nothing.

Any help greatly appreciated.

Thanks.

  STREETWORK 21:20 20 Sep 2006

Please reinstall the drivers supplied with the drive. Unplug it first, install drivers, switch off PC and connect the drive, then reboot.

  Jak_1 21:20 20 Sep 2006

Sounds like a dead drive, does it make any sound at all when you plug it in?

  imzy 21:24 20 Sep 2006

When it used to work it did make a 'bling' sound when I connected or disconnected the drive but now there is no sound.
I will try to dig out the disk it came with and try installing the drivers again.

Thanks guys

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