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Windows 7: WD External Hard Disk

04 Nov 2015   #1
sushilsameer

windows 7 32 bit
 
 
WD External Hard Disk

I have WD external hard drive. computer reads the hard disk after taking more than usual time. But when i copy the matter of my hard disk and try to paste it on my computer....It dose not work. The copy window shows 0 % . Want to extract data. Please help


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04 Nov 2015   #2
CKWD

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Hello sushilsameer!

Which is the exact model of your WD external drive, is it a My Passport or may be a My Book? What is the capacity and how much data do you have on it? What has happened to the drive prior to it having difficulties working? How are you accessing the drive, is it visible in My Computer?

Please post screenshots of My Computer and Disk Management.

Try changing the cable and start copying the files one by one to see if it is possible. Do you have any errors coming out?

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