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Western Digital Hard Drive will not power on

Yesterday i was installing a new Apple software update for my Macbook Pro. This required that the laptop be restarted at the end of the download. Tonight when I came home I discovered that my Western Digital will not power on and the blue light will also not come on. I checked  power adapter and the firewire cables. All are connected securely. I re-booted the laptop but still nothing. How do I now power the Western Digital back on, or at the very least retrieve all my data. Please help. Thank you  very much.

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Try to change the power adapter..

its mayb broken..

happy trying..

good luck..

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