Stop Spinning down damit! (Western Digital) Tags: Western Digital Hard Drives Storage Last response: March 18, 2007 9:57 AM in Storage Share Terabyte March 18, 2007 1:21:20 AM Hi Does anybody know how to stop External Mybook hard drives from spinning down? It takes so long for it to spin back up and load the file it's untrue. Thanks More about : stop spinning damit western digital Lionhardt March 18, 2007 2:04:15 AM lol, i have one. yeah it takes forvever to warm up etc. immagikman March 18, 2007 9:57:07 AM The only way to do it would be through the Mybook setup software. My Wife has a 300gig version and since we dont use that software (we reformatted) I havent seen the issue....but honestly Im not at her workstation all that much. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Western Digital and Hard Drive spin-down Forum USB 3.0 Western Digital 1tb EX HDD, extreme lag [stop and go] Forum Stop the lag due to dvd-drive spinning down Forum Western Digital MyPassport 1TB suddenly stopped working. Windows no longer detects the partitions Forum Western Digital External HDD stopped Reading Forum I have a western digital 500gb external hard drive that stopped working. Forum My computer stopped recognizing my western digital removable harddrive after i c Forum Western Digital WD2500B007-RNN won't spin up Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !