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Windows 7: HDD Problem with WD , Need to take backup

10 Mar 2014   #1
abdulzafer2004

Windows 7 Professional
 
 
HDD Problem with WD , Need to take backup

Need help !!!!

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when i am trying to initialize disk , it showing error The media is write-Protected.




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10 Mar 2014   #2
ICIT2LOL

Desk1 7 Home Prem / Desk2 10 Pro / Main lap Asus ROG 10 Pro 2 laptop Toshiba 7 Pro Asus P2520 7 & 10
 
 

Hello and welcome Abdul is this a new drive or one you have acquired?
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10 Mar 2014   #3
abdulzafer2004

Windows 7 Professional
 
 

This is my old Western Digital External HDD.
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10 Mar 2014   #4
ICIT2LOL

Desk1 7 Home Prem / Desk2 10 Pro / Main lap Asus ROG 10 Pro 2 laptop Toshiba 7 Pro Asus P2520 7 & 10
 
 



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