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September 18, 2011 7:26:25 PM

Hello,
I cannot remember my password for my WD passport hard drive,
I need to access my thesos who can help pls

thx

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September 28, 2011 2:26:10 PM

hendrik gabriela said:
Hello,
I cannot remember my password for my WD passport hard drive,
I need to access my thesos who can help pls

thx




DId you ever find an anwser to this????? I am in your shoes. I and a photographer and switch between a desktop and laptop ....... i have over 23,000 picture on there!!!!!!!
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September 28, 2011 9:52:05 PM

The password is encrypted with 128-bit AES encryption. I don't think there is any way to bypass it.

If the password were written to the drive's hidden System Area (ie an ATA password), then it would have been an easy task.

See this thread:
http://forum.hddguru.com/unlock-book-essential-t19408-2...

(Moderator: The above link does NOT explain how to remove a password, so please do not delete this thread.)
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