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Help! Western Digital My Book Does Not Work

The circular power green button on the front continually flashes on and off (I think it's normally a steady green light). When I connect to my computer it doesn't recognize the external drive.

Does anyone know what the flashing green light means and how I might fix the problem? Please help!

Thanks.

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  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2009

    same for me

  • Anonymous Mar 25, 2009

    flashing light, computer doesnt recognize the drive, how can i fix this?

  • Anonymous Apr 03, 2009

    same problem



  • sportguy84 Apr 30, 2009

    My drive was working until I tried to use Picasa to acces a photo. Picasa stopped working and since then my HD is no longer recognized

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Possibly the firmware is corrupted,u need some tools to repair it.or go 2 the professional dr company

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