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I'm getting error codes for my hard drive. 0146. Is it possible to repair a Western digital drive? If so, what is the best software?

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Here is a useful link to the Western Digital solution center. They have been very responsive to my repair issues in the past. Hope this helps:)

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My western digital hard disk wont work how to fix it?


There are many possiblities for your hard drive.

You can use the following that software to repair your hard disk.
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If you professional or understand computer better, you can repair your hard disk to use one of above mentioned software.

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I got the below error ... is it possible tot ake my backup from the HDD?


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