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WD, a Western Digital company, is a long-time innovator and storage industry leader. As a storage technology pacesetter, the company produces reliable, high-performance hard disk drives and solid state drives. These drives are deployed by OEMs and integrators in desktop and mobile computers, enterprise computing systems, embedded systems and consumer electronics applications, as well as by the company in providing its own storage products. WD’s leading storage devices and systems, networking products, media players and software solutions empower people around the world to easily save, store, protect, share and experience their content on multiple devices. WD was established in 1970 and is headquartered in Irvine, Calif. For more information, please visit the company’s website at www.wd.com.
I have a WD MybookLive of 1TB. I connect to it via internet cable, and all of the sudden I got disconnected and when I connected back I was not able to see my data there. So far I have …
I'm trying to understand the advantage of the old style external drive e.g. Western Digital My Book, which needs to be powered separately from the computer, compared with external drives that are …
Hey there, I have two WD My Passport Ultra USB 3.0 disk drives that only transfer data (coping between the two drives) at speeds of only 35.4 MB/Second. Any idea's of why they are so slow? I am …
I have new WD Red 2TB Drives that would not be seen by intel raid card and then all of the sudden after several cleanings using diskpart on another machine they somehow appeared.
But after the 1st …
I have a home network with a netgear nighthawk router, two laptops and and two desktops. The desktops are wired. The two laptops are wireless. There is a hard drive connected to the router as well as …
I have Western Digital external hard drive, now all of sudden when I plug the hard drive it gives me the error
You need to format the disk in drive G: before you can use it.
Fairly simple question I think:
I have three SATA HDDs in my system. The mobo does have the one HD LED connector that I use, however I would like to see each individual HD have it's own LED.
School is back in session! The beginning of the school year is a fresh slate. One way for students to get started on the right foot is to get organized.
Before you start a podcast of your own, you’ll need to get the right equipment. To help you get started off on the right foot, here’s a list of the four critical items you’ll need to start your own podcast.
Previously, we learned about how professional data recovery experts can recover lost data from a damaged or compromised hard drive …
I have two Western Digital "My Book" desktop drives that I have been using to back up data on my Windows 10 computer (I've been using them since Windows 7). All of a sudden, when I plug them in, they…
I want to back up a folder on my C drive to my D drive, here on my Windows 7 laptop. My D drive is my Western Digital "My Passport" Ultra.
When I clicked on the D drive, I got an "Access…
Before I left on my recent vacation to float, boat and waterski on a lake in Minnesota for a week, I checked my phone to make sure there was enough room for photos of my obsession: sunsets. There wasn't. Has this ever happened to you?
Backwards compatibility is an amazing thing that let us keep playing our favorite games, even when we upgrade our consoles. An external hard drive adds storage to compatible gaming rigs in a few easy steps.
From individual freelancers to a staff of full-timers, creative professionals are continually creating new content for clients.
Over the last few years, video game fans have found a new favorite pastime: Watching and creating live-streaming gaming sessions. Twitch.TV has emerged as an industry leader in making game streaming painless for those looking to share their Starcraft matches or Fallout mods.
Let’s face it, any data that’s not backed up frequently is in danger. And when data loss happens to you, it can seem like the end of the world.
WDLabs is proud to engage with makers and innovators creating projects of their own. As a part of this outreach, WDLabs provided the Honey Bee Gardens Hive Project with free WD PiDrive 314GB test samples. Take a look to find out more about this electric bee hive project!
Your wedding is a big day and a big deal. Whether you have ten guests or 350, it’s highly probable that you and your sweetie will be posing for a lot of pictures and videos. By the end of it, your faces might even hurt from smiling so much!
What happens if your PC crashes? What would you do if your MacBook® computer is stolen? What if you accidentally drop and shatter your cell phone? Without a backup plan, you could lose all your music, all your videos, and all of your financial documents – years of memories gone in an instant.
The cloud. It seems like a mystical place where your photos, videos and other important files float around waiting for you. The truth is that all of the files you save on “the cloud” are saved on a physical server in a remote datacenter.
A great video game hard drive not only stores all the games you play, but also loads them quickly. So, how do you know what type of drive has the best value? Which drive is big enough for your game collection, and fast enough to keep load times to a minimum?
I'm upgrading a database server running MS SQL 2005 and would like some analysis/comparison of the following hardware with regard to best practice/performance.
Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 …
I have a doozy of a problem and cannot figure it out. I have a bunch of mp3 files stored on a Western Digital MyBook World Edition. I want to add them all to an iTunes Library however, a …
Previously, we learned about how professional data recovery experts can recover lost data from a damaged or compromised hard drive (https://www.experts-excha
Ultimately, it depends on what type of gamer you are. Finding The Right Capacity First, you want a drive that has enough storage to suit your needs. Hard drives that are 1TB or mo…