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I have a MacBook Air computer. I have a WD external hard drive that has just stopped working. Can the external HD's data be retrieved somehow and saved to the computer's HD.

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Barry,
Please connect it to a different computer and see if it is recognized. Then you can transfer all the data to that computer. Format this drive on your mac and then copy back the data and attach to your mac.

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