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Wd External HDD 1Tb Essential Edition clicking sound

Hello, I have a WD MyBook Eseential Edition 1Tb. When i attach the power supply the blue light comes on and i hear a continuous clicking sound about once every second. My PC does not display the drive using explorer.
Any ideas/advice/suggestions would be much appreciated.
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Go to device manager and uninstall all usb drivers then restart computer .
if still problem remains same then check your usb external harddisk to another computer.
If in other computer same problem then your harddisk need repairing it has hardware issue.

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