Question about Western Digital My Book Essential 1TB External USB 2.0 Hard Drive

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My drive wont connect to my computer. when i plug it in all i get is a blinking light on the drive. and no icon pops up on my screen. and when i try to go to my computer to try and open the drive, it says my computer folder is not responding. whats wrong?

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  • Jose Velazquez
    Jose Velazquez May 13, 2010

    I just need to ask a few questions:



    How old is the computer?
    What operating system are you running?
    Is it a laptop or a desktop?
    Have you tried any other USB ports.

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I WANNA ASK A QUESTION MY ... WERE I CONNECT THE USB CONNECTOR TO MY DRIVE WELL IT BROKE AND I RARELY USE AND I STILL HAVE THE PLASTIC ON IT SINCE I BOUGHT IT WILL IT COVER IT FOR THE WARRANTY THAT I GOT AT WAL MART

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Right click my computer<manage><disk management>look for external drive and check of file systems for ntfs in none found, format it for the file systems restoration.

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