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Western digital 250gb my book external makes a clicking noise

My western digital 250gb my book external makes 2-3 clicking noises when i plug it into my computer but it doesn't show up anywhere on the computer i do searches but nothing please help

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  • silverhawk18 Mar 08, 2009

    what do i do to get data out

  • bigsurm Mar 15, 2009

    My 250gb mybook makes a few clicking noises, and then it fails to be recognized on my computer. I know it said it was nonrepairable, so does this mean I would have to buy a new one?

  • Anonymous Mar 19, 2009

    it is not detected in the computer

  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2009

    It starts up, makes a few clicking noises and repeats the sound but then cuts out and makes no sound

  • Anonymous Apr 13, 2009

    Clicking. It doesn't show up under my computer. Getting angry.

  • Roberta Smith
    Roberta Smith May 11, 2010

    i do data recovery and to give you a hint... it sounds like the firmware on the drive itself...

  • Roberta Smith
    Roberta Smith May 11, 2010

    the hard drive appears to have failed.... data recovery is possible but likely expensive.

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100% faulty, 100% non repairable

Posted on Mar 08, 2009

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