The my cloud range is a line of external 2tb, 3tb and 4tb hard drives determined to pick a fight with both. The unit was working oksy before this, and i can hear the drive spin and selftest okay status light stays on when powered up, but when i connect to the pc, it just flashes 3 times a second, and locks up the system. This is my second my book my first one is a 1 tb yes that old. Nov 19, 2012 western digital has taken a more is better approach with its latest iteration of the wd my book essential hdd. Western digital has taken a more is better approach with its latest iteration of the wd my book essential hdd. Drive kan zichzelf zomaar locken en hier is geen fix voor. It has been formatted and not poweredused often the last 2 years since purchasing.
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I cut the vcc lead pin 8 from the eeprom, and the device detects as usb mass storage device vid 04d9 pid 20 rev 0103 and disables the goofy 4k sector translation mode as well, so regularly written 512e drives 2tb actually read correctly hope this is useful. Wd my book studio wdbhml0040halnesn 4tb desktop external hard disk. Am i mistaken or are some my book essential 2tb usb 2 and other usb 3. The my book drive is trusted desktop storage designed to complement your personal style with a massive amount of space to store your photos, videos, music and documents.
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