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 271 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 Data recovery form WD passport (Recuva) Forum Need to recover data from formatted WD PASSPORT Forum WD My Passport 320 corrupted Mac OSX 10.6...question Forum Wd external hard drive the file or directory is corrupted and unreadable Forum WD Passport Essential Recovery Forum Wd my passport essential data recovery Forum Folder in harddisk say file or directory is corrupted Forum How to retrieve files from Western Digital my passport for mac Forum My passport WD usb WARNING: Formatting will erase ALL data on this disk Forum [Solved] File or directory is corrupted or unreadable Forum D: is not accessible the file or directory is corrupted and unreadable Forum File or directory is corrupted or unreadable Forum WD Passport USB 3.0 Slow transfer rate Forum Is it possible to install windows on a external hdd?????? Forum Stripe Size and File System Block Size in RAID5 Forum Erasing wd passport Forum [Solved] For best data protection: Raid 1 or Raid 5? Forum Data storage device Forum [Solved] Data recovery tools Forum [Solved] Data transfer question Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !