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Files are getting truncated on my WD my book hard drive

I'm not able to open files that are on my external hard drive. JPG files are truncated and other files I can't open. Any suggestions?

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Scandisk, check for errors.
format, and scandisk again.
if it have bad blocks, then it's replace time.
if it does high pitch sound or clicking sounds, the drive is faulty, then it's replace time.

Posted on Jun 02, 2010

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