moderated Re: Cannot find my new external hard disk


On Sat, Apr 10, 2021 at 01:36 PM, Randy Barnett wrote:
The other problem may be a defective disk.
Which is the far more likely scenario.   I have not seen an external USB backup drive that does not come formatted and ready to go at plug-in for longer than I can remember now.

I'd be returning it for replacement since it is misbehaving out of the box.  And I've dealt with a lot of WD Passport series drives.

Brian - Windows 10 Pro, 64-Bit, Version 20H2, Build 19042  

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