Hi everyone, my WD external hard drive encasing has been broken for over 2 years and i just bought a new encasing but it won't Tags: Western Digital Storage External Hard Drive Last response: March 1, 2014 1:17 PM in Storage Share sonam thsering March 1, 2014 12:32:30 PM Hi everyone, my WD external hard drive won't be recognize in my laptop. Though laptop indicates that a usb device has been connected but is doesn't show up in it. Does anyone have any advice? More about : external hard drive encasing broken years bought encasing moulderhere a b G Storage March 1, 2014 12:57:51 PM What did you buy? So you took the WD hard drive out of the old case and put into a replacement one? What WD hard drive is it? Serial number? I inquire this because if it is just a SATA or IDE drive you can put it into a desktop, use hirens boot cd to do data recovery. m 0 l sonam thsering March 1, 2014 1:17:35 PM [where will be sl.no. I have no idea with IT. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !