External Hard drive problem? Tags: Hard Drives Western Digital Music External Hard Drive Storage Last response: January 27, 2013 6:49 AM in Storage Share Wyattttt January 26, 2013 6:16:23 PM I have a 150 GB WD External Hard Drive for storing stuff like music/pictures etc and this morning I went to click it and it says no files avaliable. Still says it has 116GB out of the 150GB Free? If anyone has a solution please tell me. PICTURES V http://gyazo.com/7d0fca56231e8013981801fa6f440902 http://gyazo.com/32d7e428231ef1dfd76123711ddc6b51 More about : external hard drive problem phil22 a c 76 G Storage January 27, 2013 6:49:49 AM With external hard drives, it's usually the SATA-USB bridge chip (a small PCB) which fails before the actual drive fails. When that happens, you need to crack open the enclosure, take out the drive, and put it into a third-party enclosure if possible. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumProblem - My 320GB External Hard Drive only recognized as 32GB ForumProblem with external Hard Drive ForumExternal Hard Drive Problem ForumExternal Hard drive problem ForumExternal Hard Drive & USB 3.0 problem ForumExternal hard drive problem !` ForumExternal Hard Drive Strange Problem ForumWD external hard drive problem ForumIomega external hard drive reading problem on Mac ForumWestern Digital External Hard Drive Problem Forum500 GB Seagate external hard drive problem ForumUSB 3.0 and external hard drive problem - constant autoplay pop up message ForumExternal USB Hard Drive problems ForumExternal Hard Drive problem ForumExternal Hard Drive Problem . ForumExternal Hard Drive connection and skipping problem ForumVerbatim external hard drive problems ForumProblem of my external hard drive ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? ForumProblem with external Hard Drive More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !