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I have a WD-Mypassport Essential 2500 GB. I have lost my password,Now my dirve is locked,I dont know how to unlock it or retrieve my data,Please help in this matterr

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See if the link below describes your problem.

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If that is not your problem and you password is totally lost and you just want to use the drive for storage and not recover the files then you can simply format the drive. and use it for new data storage by copy and paste via windows explorer.

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