Data on WD My Passport but sayes file or directory is corrupted or Tags: Hard Drives Western Digital My Documents Storage Last response: August 16, 2011 1:39 PM in Storage Share deepatjoe August 15, 2011 12:21:23 AM Hello, Is there anyway possible for me to retrieve my documents stored on my WD My Passport? It has been working fine, up until I tried using it today More about : data passport sayes file directory corrupted fzabkar a c 193 G Storage August 16, 2011 1:39:27 PM Run CHKDSK in readonly mode. This will tell you what is wrong with the file system. Then try a comprehensive SMART diagnostic. Look for reallocated, pending, or uncorrectable sectors. This will tell you if the drive has physical problems. HD Sentinel (DOS / Windows / Linux): http://www.hdsentinel.com/ HDDScan for Windows: http://hddscan.com/ See this article for SMART info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/S.M.A.R.T. Your next step will depend on what you find. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumData recovery form WD passport (Recuva) ForumNeed to recover data from formatted WD PASSPORT ForumWD My Passport 320 corrupted Mac OSX 10.6...question ForumWd external hard drive the file or directory is corrupted and unreadable ForumWD Passport Essential Recovery ForumWd my passport essential data recovery ForumFolder in harddisk say file or directory is corrupted ForumHow to retrieve files from Western Digital my passport for mac ForumMy passport WD usb WARNING: Formatting will erase ALL data on this disk Forum[Solved] File or directory is corrupted or unreadable ForumD: is not accessible the file or directory is corrupted and unreadable ForumFile or directory is corrupted or unreadable ForumWD Passport USB 3.0 Slow transfer rate ForumIs it possible to install windows on a external hdd?????? ForumStripe Size and File System Block Size in RAID5 ForumErasing wd passport Forum[Solved] For best data protection: Raid 1 or Raid 5? ForumData storage device Forum[Solved] Data recovery tools Forum[Solved] Data transfer question More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !