The Windows 8 system only can identify the first one. I have the option to eject the drive and can open from the task but doesn’t show from MY Computer. In reply to JingdongGe’s post on October 9, OzanOzkan Replied on November 18, I got a new computer and it as worked fine until tonight.
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Apparently, the problem is passpott the my passport wd 0730 of WD which needs an update, Now to update, you have to connect your hard drive to a Windows 7 PC, download the new firmware from WD website and run it.
Even I have tried to uninstall the devices and restart the PCbut same results were found.
The Windows 8 system only can identify the first one. Apparently this fix was only temporary, or the drive worked well by happenstance.
Try from the top of the list until you find the one that works: Be sure to choose only driver that paspsort compatible with your variant of Windows versions. Hi Everyone, I was able to figure out the problem on Windows 8 and how to solve it. Run a test using DLG and see if it passes my passport wd 0730 test.
[Solved] WD My Passport Ultra not detected
Click the Kudos star to say thank you for helpful posts and be sure to come back and ‘Accept as Solution’ under options for the post that solved your issue. Driver Easy will automatically recognize your system and find the correct drivers for your my passport wd 0730 USB controller, and your variant of Windows versions, and it will download and install them correctly:.
In reply to JingdongGe’s post on October 9, Here is my step-by-step find the command prompt my passport wd 0730 Right-click and Run as Administratorto avoid a problem later in mmy process RUN c: Share with your friends and families and help them with similar problems!
HarithAl-Hinai Created on May 27, Now to update, you have to connect your hard drive to a Windows 7 PC, download the new firmware from WD website and run it. Additional to that when choosing Show hidden Icons on my Taskbar on the my passport wd 0730 of the screen, all icons are moving as if there is a new item is coming and keeps flashing until I unplug the HDD.
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[Solved] WD My Passport Ultra not detected – Driver Easy
After that, go to WD website and get the universal frimware updater. I solved mine with the my passport wd 0730 update. I have the option to eject the drive and can open from the task but doesn’t show ad MY Computer. Sometime the USB cable cannot work with every computer, thus make sure to try a jy one to see if it works.
I got a new computer and it as worked fine until tonight. Hey, I had the simillar issue.
Can NOT SEE WD My Passport External HDD in Win 8 – Microsoft Community
HarithAl-Hinai Replied on May 28, You can solve it through updating your USB controller software. JingdongGe Replied on October 9, Had a similar problem with a Passport My passport wd 0730 1gb that worked fine on Win7 but disconnected randomly in Win8.
I am having same problem here with two 2TB WD passport drives. Gene Collins Replied on July 2, Sorry this didn’t help.
This is what I have done so far: Then click OK to save the setting.