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The light is on, but 2 computers aren't reading it

My book appears to be working but 2 different computers aren't reading it. There is a clicking noise when I turn it on which then stops. When I click on "remove drive safely it lists the device but it does not show up on my computer. Help- it has all my pics of grandchildren

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Unfortunately if you are hearing a clicking sound that means that there is a problem with the hard drive. If the drive is still in warranty I would recommend that you contact Western Digital to get an RMA for the drive.

Let me know if you have any more problems or questions

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