Why cant I read my portable WD hard disk Tags: Hard Drives Western Digital Storage Last response: May 14, 2012 5:24 AM in Storage Share SternCC May 12, 2012 4:14:47 PM Hello, I have an HD passport portable drive and all o a sudden my computer does not recognize it and tells me it is an unknoen device. My streamer does not recogonize it either. Is there anything I can do? More about : read portable hard disk | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove hddlab May 14, 2012 5:24:09 AM Hi, check your power and/or data cable connect. If it doesn't help RMA it for new drive or seek in your local for data recovery service. Give us your location and we can find out some guy DR pro for you. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>Why cant I read my portable WD hard disk> Related ressources: ForumPortable External Hard Disk Drive ForumPortable Harddrive - Verbatim model vs WD model (recommendations) ForumGrumbling 2TB WD My Book External Hard Disk ForumDarn, is my Hard Disk Drive finished? Can't read it. ForumWD My Passport 250GB Portable Hard Drive no longer working ForumHard drives clicking with disk read error. Motherboard related? ForumFormat wd elements portable hard drive 500gb to fat16 ForumHow to download movies for hard drive wd to mac Forum[ASK] WD My Book Essential Hard Disk Swap ForumHelp with choosing 500gb portable hard drive ForumWest digital wd 3200avjs hard drive is wacko! ForumWhy can't my OS detect my second hard disk drive? ForumHow To Setup a Portable Development Environment on a WD Passport. ForumVery low READ speed on new WD 2TB ForumWD 500gb Hard disk Problem ForumUSB Portable Hard Disk ForumMy computer is saying that there is a hard disk failure ForumExternal Hard Drive not recognized by Asus A5A97 ForumLooking for a good gaming, long-term hard drive Forum[Solved] Hard Drive and Windows 7... More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !