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WD External Hard Drive Loading & Nothing Happen

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i plugged in my 2TB WD My Passport external hard drive and it shows the Local Drive (H) but it will hanging there for a long time.. and the whole pc will starting to lag or something.. even i force restart the pc with the drive still plugged in.. the window 8 wont load at all until i plug off the hard drive and everything back to normal. how could i save the file inside?

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Hello  Wayne85 :welcome:,


I suggest you to run chkdsk when your hard disk plugged in on safe mode with command prompt...


Run chkdsk


Also try to run sfc /scannow in command prompt and run it in administrator account!

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