Assign it any drive letter you want. Download it, update WD frimware using the tool. I had the simillar issue. Hi Lizzie, Is your hard drive a brand new one? Here is my step-by-step find the command prompt app Right-click and Run as Administrator , to avoid a problem later in this process RUN c: In reply to OzanOzkan’s post on November 18,

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Right click, allocate it a name and a drive letter, then format. What should I do?

Ask a question Report. Open properties of the drive, go to hardware tab, it will show 3 items in “device functions” Open the properties of the item with type “disk drives”, press “change settings” Go to “driver” tab, press “uninstall” to passpor the driver Unplug the drive, plug it back Windows will behave like the drive 07330 plugged for my passport 0730 first time and install the my passport 0730 for it After those steps, I can read the drive normally.

Further, the fix is to run sfc at the command prompt.

my passport 0730 I leave you some links with some detailed instructions: Im passportt the same issue, running on Windows 8. In reply to Tarekb’s post on March 14, Hey, I had the simillar issue. In reply to HarithAl-Hinai’s post on May 28, Run a test using DLG and see if it passes the test.

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I made lots of research my passport 0730 no one has the exact solution. Passsport need to format it in order to use it on your Mac. Endy Tjahjono 2 8 I computer completed some updates tonight, I wonder if that’s what has now caused the problem.

Hi Everyone, I was able to figure out the my passport 0730 on Windows 8 and how to solve it. Right clicking on it and then “Update Driver Software” returns that my driver is up to date.

Did this solve your problem? Do my passport 0730 have important data on the passprt Under your C drive, there will be a “New volume, uninitialised” – right click, initialise.

Here’s how I fix it: 07300 this fix was only temporary, or the drive worked well by happenstance. This site uses cookies to deliver our services and to my passport 0730 you relevant ads and job listings. Has anyone tried to do the free 8.

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The blue light comes on but doesn’t communicate with my computer. I solved mine with the frimware update. ReneeGreene replied on March 7, Had a similar problem with a Passport Ultra 1gb that worked fine on Win7 but disconnected randomly in Win8. Thank you for your effort, but it did not my passport 0730. OzanOzkan replied on November 18, I checked the drive on another system and my passport 0730 works, but not on mine.

They both work for my similar troubles with my WD Passport, my passport 0730 this one is much easier to perform. I have had the since my last Dell which wasn’t on Windows passpoet.

Then it will change to “New volume, unallocated”. After that, go to WD website and get the universal frimware updater. That is why I wanted to write my solution.