Question about Western Digital 500GB My Book World Edition 500 GB Hard Drive
Forgot my password to access the drive.
Reset button on the back doesn't work. Any idea what to do ?
How to reset the username, password, and network settings of a WD My Book World Edition hard drive.
The directions below detail how to reset the username and password (for the Shared Storage Manager utility), and network settings of a WD My Book World Edition hard drive by using the recovery button on the back of the unit.
then from WD software select General Setup->WD Anywhere Access settings->Reset.
Posted on Apr 03, 2008
Try signing in with your WD Access Anywhere username and password. I just had the same problem and tried this and I was able to gain access.
Posted on Mar 25, 2008
PERFECT SOLUTION. GREAT.
Posted on Apr 15, 2009
IT WORKED FOR ME. POWERSURGE KNOCKED IT OF LINE. SO WAS REALLY WORRIED ABOUT DATA. RESET PROCEDURE WORKED FINE FOR A POWER AT LEAST. OLD IMAC HAD NO PROBLEM SEEING IT AFTER RECONNECT.
THANKS FOR INFO.
THIS SECOND TIME POWER KNOCKOFF PROBLEM SO IAM WORRIED ABOUT WHETHER THIS THING WILL HOLD TOGETHER AS WELL.
I HAVE AN OLD ICUE 120 GB DRIVE WHICH HAS NEVER HAD THESE PROBLEMS!
Posted on Jun 09, 2008
Well thats good so we just have to format the drive very so often, perfect resolve for that problem, I think ill let the kids kick this little white box around the street for a bit, just so I get my monies worth out of it.
Posted on Apr 26, 2008
Posted on Feb 05, 2008
After i deleted all my folders, it works.
Posted on Feb 09, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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