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WD storage cannot aggregate

My wd had been working perfectly since i got it in christmas two days ago i had to turn off the electric regulator where i have it plugged and now that i want to use my wd again it says --storage cannot aggregate-- how can i fix this? what happened?

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Use an other usb drive, that worked for me.

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