My computer is not reading my western digital 500gb external hard drive Tags: Hard Drives Western Digital Computer External Hard Drive Storage Last response: December 15, 2011 3:34 AM in Storage Share DAVID2RICO October 25, 2011 6:42:13 PM MY COMPUTER IS NOT READING MY WD 500GB EXTERNAL HARD DRIVE. IT SAYS ITS NOT INITIALIZED......... I CANT USE IT More about : computer reading western digital 500gb external hard drive slcmike October 25, 2011 6:55:33 PM As long as Windows can see the drive this should work... - right click on My Computer - left click Manage - left Disk Management - right click on the icon of the hd - left click on Initialize m 0 l jonny6964 December 15, 2011 3:34:12 AM I have the same problem with my western digital External drive. DRive shows up in device manager but the drive doesnt show up in my computer. When i try to initialize disk in disk management i get the error msg "Incorrect function" Any ideas? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources My computer is not reading my western digital 500gb external hard drive Forum Need to undo a New Simple Volume on Windows 7 on a Western Digital 500GB external hard drive formatted for OS X. Forum I have a western digital 500gb external hard drive that stopped working. Forum I have a western digital 500gb external hard drive Forum Western Digital External Hard Drive not loading on to My Computer... Forum 2tb western digital external hard drive does not show in computer Forum Western Digital external hard drive computer chips power source Forum SolvedI have a Western Digital 3TB external hard drive connectivity issue. Forum Western digital 500gb my book hard drive broken :( Forum 500GB Western Digital Caviar hard drive dies? Forum SolvedWestern Digital External Hard Drive Problem Forum i have a western digital external hard drive which was attached to alaptop i was formating and after that i could acess it Forum Using Western Digital Hard Drive as External Hard Drive Problems Forum I have a Western Digital Elements 2.0 external hard drive that will not power up. The light will not come on. Any idea how to Forum western digital external hard drive just clicks and doesn't work anymore Forum how to set parameters on Western Digital external hard drive Forum Western digital external hard drive problems Forum How to use a western digital external hard drive to back up my Window 8 pc hard Forum 1TB external hard drive with no power supply, USb 3/seagate /western digital/,ex Forum 160gb western digital external hard drive fell and i cannot access it Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !