External hard drive work is super slow Tags: Hard Drives Western Digital External Hard Drive Storage Last response: January 16, 2013 1:18 AM in Storage Share ryanrbud January 16, 2013 1:17:22 AM Hello, My WD external hard drive is all of a sudden super slow, and I can't eject the drive, it always says programs are in use, shut them down and try again. However, I can't see any programs in use. More about : external hard drive work super slow | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to ryanrbud Register or log in to remove ryanrbud January 16, 2013 1:18:10 AM I am using windows 7 | Report abuse Reply to ryanrbud Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>External hard drive work is super slow> Related ressources: ForumHelp! My hard drive is F*cked. SUPER SLOW and unresponsive ForumWindows 7 64bit SUPER SLOW ForumSuper Slow HDD ForumErased Partition on external hard drive by mistake! Help! ForumAbout external /regular hard drive disc ForumBrand new computer, responding super slow - found fix, problem remains ForumWindows is loading slow since removing external USB hard drive ForumExternal Hard Drive all of a sudden very slow and crashing windows exp ForumSlow usb 3.0 external hard drive . wtf? ForumRAID 0 + SSD = super fast hard drive ? ForumSuper (occasionally) slow i7 build Forumnew external usb2 hard drive is too slow for video capture.. ForumHow do you fix bad sectors on hard drive WD i HTS54 External ForumExternal USB Hard Drive problems ForumExternal hard drive not showing correct gig capacity ForumWhy does transfering files between two external hard drives go so slowly? ForumMy computer is saying that there is a hard disk failure ForumHard Drive not Recognized and stops spinning ForumDrive not Recognized and Stops Spinning ForumProblem with flash drive More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !