WD EX HD Problem Tags: Western Digital HD Windows 7 Displays Last response: October 23, 2012 9:49 PM in Windows 7 Share Dokas October 23, 2012 7:49:05 PM Hello, I have WD external HD, but to my surprise this evening I could not open it, it only display this message "The file or directory is corrupted and unreadable" please your assistance is highly welcome. Thanks Abdul Hamid More about : problem Brett928S2 a b $ Windows 7 October 23, 2012 9:36:12 PM Hi Hard drive has probably crashed...run a hard drive test....then recovery software if needed... All the best Brett m 0 l cirdecus October 23, 2012 9:49:22 PM Yeah, you can download some diagnostic utilities from WD's website to test it too. The best bet on those external drives is to build your own and get a quality hard drive and enclosure m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Dune HD base 3D cant access WD ex4 NAS via NFS please help Forum wd my book 2 tb ex hd Forum SolvedHD WD Passport critical problem Forum HD WD Problem Forum WD Elements HD Problem: I/O Device Error Forum SolvedEX360 w/D5 kit for corsair 800D? Forum SolvedWD Ex Hard Drive Forum HD problem on WD7500AAKS (750GB WD) : iregular power random Forum WD EX4 Raid choice Forum i own two WD media players which are connected to my network via cables. My computer has windows 7 and right now there is 2 ex Forum Problem with new WD SATA2 250GB HD! Forum Problem with new WD SATA2 250GB HD! Forum Solvedasrock z77 ex4 error code 36 problem Forum Solved1TB Ex HD dectected, but unable to access. Forum Can I delete the Windows folder from ex-hard drive converted as external HD Forum SolvedDiffrence between WD Elements 2.5 in 2 TB Extl HD and WD Passport Ultra 2.5 in 2 TB Ext HD Forum Problems with WD5000AACS external HD Forum AMD Dual graphics option disapeared after reinstall on same hardware (A10(7660HD) + 6670HD PCI-ex) Forum PC won't boot w/ 2 ex-RAID (Intel Matrix) WD HDDs connected,on P5QPro Forum SolvedWD Elements song transferring problem Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !