On this page, you'll learn how to recover data from WD external hard drive, which is not detected.
Generally, most WD external hard drives are compatible with the Windows and Mac operating systems. Managing your files using the WD drive is quite simple and easy to perform. If you have accidentally deleted your photo, video, or doc file from the WD drive, then there is a way to recover them. But if the drive is not showing up on your computer, then you need to make the drive recognizable. Because if the driver is not detected, you can’t access it.
Now, let’s see how to recover data from WD external hard disk which is not detected in detail.
Make sure the USB (interface) cable is connected securely between the drive and your computer. Update your WD external hard drive’s driver to make it detectable. The steps to update the driver in Windows 10 are given in the following section.
If the drive stays unrecognizable, use the Disk Management utility to make it recognizable.
Once your WD external hard disk is detected by your computer, use a third-party data recovery software like Recoverit to recover the data.
Recovering data from WD External hard disk, which is not detected using the Recoverit Data Recovery software.
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