Question about Western Digital 500GB My Book World Edition 500 GB Hard Drive

1 Answer

Mybook keeps stopping

After a while the green button just stays on and can't be pushed off, the only remedy is to disconnect power and reboot the computer any suggestions?

Thanks

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

I had the same problem. For about three months after buying the unit, I had to power-down and restart three or four times a day. After installing XP on the only Vista computer in my four computer home network, the device has not failed once. That's been for a week now. By the way, I don't use the Mionet software.

Posted on May 13, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My Kindle was fine last night before last. It froze when I got ready to read it today. I tried rebooting it but when it came back on half the screen is visible the bottom half stayed frozen. Is there a...


It could be a hardware problem. Half a screen not working doesn't sound good to me. I have a PaperWhite Kindle. I had another Kindle I dropped and it came up like yours, with half a screen showing the picture and the other half the screen showing white. It's now a paper weight.

You can try a total reboot by holding down the power button for about twenty seconds. Mine hangs up every couple months and the touch screen stops responding and the reboot by holding down the power button for about twenty seconds fixes it every time. It takes a few minutes. You have to sit there and watch the slow progress bar fill in as it goes through the re-boot process.

If this doesn't work, you might try removing the back cover, disconnecting the battery. Letting it set for minute or so and then reconnect the battery, re-install the back cover and try a normal short-power button push first and if nothing happens, follow it with the long power button push.

Mar 01, 2015 | Tablets & eReaders

1 Answer

Shut down my PC, unplugged it, moved it to new location. Plugged it back in and it would not power up green light on the ASUS P4P800SE would not stay lite. Replaced power supply, green light on the mother...


Remove cmos battery and then replace it after 3 mins or so,
Try rebooting
If no luck, remove ram modules one at a time and retest
unplug all but hdd and power connector to mobo, cpu and hard drive and retest.

failing that, could be a surge of electricity has damaged your mobo

Jan 11, 2011 | ASUS P4P800SE Motherboard

1 Answer

Pushed the on button, the green light comes on, nothing happens. worked fine last time I used it. battery good, power supply good.


hold the power button for 3 - 5 seconds. You could be in hibernation with corrupted memory.

Full reboot or disconnect battery and reboot

remover RTC battery (involves disassembly) to reset bios but should at least feel the hard drive spin.

Mar 19, 2010 | Acer Aspire One PC Notebook

1 Answer

Pc wont boot up, instead a red light flickers.


Flickering LED means power supply is overloaded with something. It might be inside of the supply, but sometimes it is something else. Try that:
1. Disconnect everything from the motherboard except power supply and power button;
2. Disconnect all power connectors from all drives;
2. Remove any cards from the motherboard so all you have is power supply and motherboard with CPU and RAM, nothing else. You can keep connected the monitor and keyboard;
3. Press Power button. Will motherboard turn on normally?

If no - check electrolytic capacitors especially around the CPU, if some of them are "popped" replace them.
If yes - connect drives and cards one per time to localize the problem.

Sep 14, 2009 | Compaq Evo D500 PC Desktop

1 Answer

Cannon Pixma MP160. on/off light keep blinking and won't print


This some times works.

Also if you are using the Refillable ink cartilages stop they always cause major issues

1) With the printer powered off but connected to a power source, press the Power button while pressing and holding
the Stop/ Reset button.
2) When the Power is lit, press the Stop/Reset button two times while pressing and holding the Power button.
3) When releasing the Power button and the Stop / Reset button (regardless of order), the printer will move into a
service mode. (Waiting for menu selection)
4) When the on/off lights in green, press the Stop/Reset button the specified number of time(s) according to the
function listed in the table below.(Each time the Stop/Reset button is pressed, the LED lights alternately in
orange and green, starting with orange.)Note: press 4 times for waste ink counter reset.

The number of the Reset
button pressing
LED Function Remarks
0 time Green Power off

1 time Orange Service pattern print
2 times Green EEPROM print
3 times Orange EEPROM reset
4 times Green Waste ink counter reset

5) Turn off the printer.(it must be turn off)
then turn it on again.


Please come back and just gave a vote, it will gave me some satisfaction to know am helping some one and to go on helping.
All The Best: Pineworks

Mar 15, 2009 | Canon PIXMA MP160 All-In-One InkJet...

1 Answer

S9000 canon printer ink tank full


Hi
Try this see if work for you.
may work
Canon S9000, S300, S400, i550, i560, i850, i860, i865, i9100, i9950, PIXMA iP3000 above,
1. Turn off printer
2. Hold down Resume button and press Power button.
3. Keep holding down Power button and let Resume button go.
4. Press Resume button 2 times then let BOTH buttons go.
5. Green lights will flash and then stop blinking.
6. When green lights are solid, press the Resume button 4 times.
7. Press the Power button and the printer should turn off, if not, press the Power button once more.
8. Your printer should respond as normal.

Nov 02, 2008 | Canon i950 InkJet Photo Printer

1 Answer

HP a350n not powering up.


unplug power and open computer and pull the small battery and wait 30 sec and replace
plug in everything and reboot
may have to re-enter cmos utility

Aug 24, 2008 | HP Pavilion a350n PC Desktop

1 Answer

Nad c350 no power at all


check your output stage for bad speakers cable or bare wire of cable touch the body of amp----short circuit speaker cable----bad speaker it self------ bad input cable or defective input device .
disconnect all and check if it is ok---start to connect one by one from input to outputs------if all above failed you must contact service center for help.

Aug 22, 2008 | NAD C320 2-Channel Amplifier

1 Answer

Error number 1700 canon s9000 printer


knowing printer manufacturers I doubt they even have a sensor to detect that its full at all, they probably based on something crumby like print count. here are some instructions to reset the waste ink tank, the instructions vary so try them until one does the job :
Waste Ink Tank Reset

1: Power off printer
2: Hold Resume button then press and hold POWER, the beeper will sound once.
3: Hold POWER and release RESUME
4: Press RESUME twice, then release all buttons
5: When the indicator lights steady, press RESUME three or four times. The indicator should be orange.
6: Press Power to set data



1. Turn off printer
2. Hold down Resume button and press Power button.
3. Keep holding down Power button and let Resume button go.
4. Press Resume button 2 times then let BOTH buttons go.
5. Green lights will flash and then stop blinking.
6. When green lights are solid, press the Resume button 4 times.
7. Press the Power button and the printer should turn off, if not, press the Power button once more.
8. Your printer should respond as normal.



1. power off Printer
2. Push and hold resume button and push power button
3. Hold Power button and release Resume button
4. Push Resume button twice ( 2x ), and now release resume button and power button
5. Green light will blinking and stop.
6. When green light on, push resume button 4 x
7. Push Power button and printer will off, if that isn't off, push power butto again until print off position.

Aug 20, 2008 | Office Equipment & Supplies

Not finding what you are looking for?
Western Digital 500GB My Book World Edition 500 GB Hard Drive Logo

Related Topics:

272 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Western Digital Computers & Internet Experts

Marcin

Level 2 Expert

191 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75077 Answers

Mike

Level 3 Expert

4336 Answers

Are you a Western Digital Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...