The Western Digital 1TB external hard drive is compatible with both USB 3.0 and USB 2.0. It consists of an added storage capacity for photos, videos, music, and documents. This Western Digital 1TB external hard drive is formatted for Windows 8/7/Vista/XP, and Mac operating system will always require reformatting. You can easily connect this portable drive to provide a storage location to the computer immediately. It can improve the PC performance by sending the files to the Western Digital Elements drive.
The Western Digital external hard drive is an ultra-fast data transferer with USB 3.0. It can transfer data at a rate of 5GB/s. This drive has massive capacity, and its pocket-sized design can enable you to take it where ever you go. This hard drive is formatted with NTFS for Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, and Mac OS X 10 (and this would require a reformatting). It comes with USB 3.0 portable hard drive, USB cable, and a quick install guide.
The Western Digital portable hard drives are reliable, have high capacity space, and exhibit higher data transfer faster speed. It is compatible with Windows Vista/XP, and Mac OSX Tiger/Leopard. When the internal storage of the full, the PC will automatically slow down. To avoid this, transfer the files from the internal hard drive to the Western Digital elements portable hard drive and keep your PC running as always.
The Western Digital MyVolts 12V Power Supply Adapter can serve as the replacement PSU for the external hard drive. It provides protection to the drive from over voltage, over current and short-circuiting. It comes with a US 12V power supply adapter designed to meet the power specifications of the hard drive. The high power efficiency of the adapter has bagged an Energy Star Level 5 approval.
The Power cord is provided along with your Western Digital 1TB external hard drive at the time of purchase. You can use 12V 2A AC Power Adapter for this device. This adapter can be purchased from the manufacturer or from a trusted retail store.
If the Western Digital 1TB external hard drive has problems like ‘drive not recognized’ or drive not working,’ follow the quick solutions below. You can get remote assistance from our technical experts if you are not able to carry out the troubleshooting steps given below.
When your computer does not recognize the Western Digital 1TB external hard drive, proceed with the following steps to resolve the issue.
SOLUTION 1 - ASSIGNING NEW DRIVER LETTER TO THE WESTERN DIGITAL 1TB EXTERNAL HARD DRIVE
SOLUTION 2 - CREATING PARTITION
SOLUTION 3 - REPAIR USING THE DRIVE EASY SOFTWARE