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My Wedstern Digital MyBopok external hard drive is not recognized by my PC (XP Pro OS) and the green circle light at the fron of the drive is flashing. What doers this mean?

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I suggest you to leave it at "power on" state and "connected" at the computer for some hours (maybe all over night) in order to rebuild the index at the hard disk.

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