Have you ever faced a situation, when connected WD Passport external hard drive to your system is not recognized and even icon of the hard drive is not displayed on your computer? Normally, such kind of problems occurs with the WD Passport external hard drive due to a file system corruption, driver problem and many others. Now, are you worried about losing all the data stored on WD Passport external hard drive?  In such undesirable situations, stop getting worried! Whenever the WD Passport external hard drive is not working at all due to its failure then files stored on it will not get lost permanently from it. One can easily recover data with the service of Western Digital Recovery toolkit. This program is capable of recovering data from a failed WD Passport external hard drive within a few simple steps.

WD Passport is a well known external hard drive manufactring brand, that has been used to store and manage a huge amount of data. Due to its portability, you can carry it anywhere and anytime, in spite of such properties there will be always a risk of WD Passport external hard drive failure due to various factors like bad sectors, severe virus attacks, sudden interruption while transferring data, abrupt power surge and many more. Therefore, in order to overcome such circumstances, you should quickly act and make use of this advanced software to recover data from the failed WD Passport external hard drive in a very short amount of time. Moreover, this software can be used to retrieve data from the formatted WD external hard disk drive as well as from corrupted WD hard drive in an easy way.

Reasons behind a Failed WD Passport External Hard Drive:

  • Sudden Interruption: Sometimes, while transferring data from your WD Passport external hard drive connected to the system, if any sorts of the interruption like a sudden power surge or abrupt system shutdown occur. This can lead to failed WD Passport external hard drive making you lose entire data within a few clicks.
  • Improper handling of the WD Passport External Hard Drive: At times, you may abruptly pull out the WD Passport external hard drive connected to your system while accessing data without using save remove option, which can result in a failure of WD Passport drive making the entire data turn inaccessible.
  • Severe Virus Attacks: Whenever you connect the WD Passport external hard drive to a PC or laptop, which has been severely affected by virus and malware, then it can severely corrupt its file system. This can be another reason behind a failed WD Passport drive result in data loss.

In order to get rid of these issues of failed WD Passport external hard drive, one should regularly maintain a proper backup of essential data on other storage devices. Always avoid using WD Passport external hard drive after data loss to avoid overwriting of lost or deleted data. Instead, you can rely on the Western Digital Recovery utility to retrieve files from failed WD Passport external hard drive within a few mouse clicks. This tool scans and recovers data from WD hard drive using its outstanding scanning algorithms. Additionally, one can quite easily perform deleted files recovery from WD hard drive within few minutes.

Besides, with the aid of this award-winning software, you can restore data from other failed or a non-bootable external hard drive manufacturer such as Western Digital My Book, WD Caviar, Western Digital My Book World Edition, WD Red, WD Purple drives etc. Even, you can get back data from the external hard drive, Pen drive, memory cards, SSD etc. with a much easier way. This software has the potential to recover data from a failed WD Passport external hard drive on various versions of Mac OS X including Lion, Leopard, Snow Leopard, Mavericks, Yosemite, El Capitan, Sierra etc. with ease. It is compatible with all the latest versions of Windows operating systems like Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, XP, 2003, 2000, etc.

NOTE: If needed, you can also make use of this software to recover data from a Western Digital My Book Essential hard drive. To get updated information about this software make use of this link: https://www.westerndigitalrecovery.net/my-passport-slim.html

Steps to Recover files from a Failed WD Passport External Hard Drive:

Step 1: Download and install this software on your system and then launch the tool to open its main screen as shown in below figure. From the Min Screen select, Recobver Partitions option. Then, a list of all the available disk drives in the system are displayed. Now, select the WD Hard disk and hit Scan button to initiate the scannin process

Recover Data from Failed WD My Passport - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step 2: Now, the software scans the entire Western Digital Hard Disk to find all it's partitions. Once scanning is completed, a list of found partitions are displayed. Now, choose the partition from where files has to be recovered and click Scan button to begin the recovery process

Recover Data from Failed WD My Passport - Select WD Hard Drive

Figure 2: Select Appropriate WD Partition

Step 3: Upon the completion of scanning process, a list of recovered files are displayed. You can view the recovered files in Data View, and File Type View.

Recover Data from Failed WD My Passport - Preview Rescued Files

Figure 3: List of Rescued Files

Step 4: Lastly, preview the recovered files and save them in any desirable location

Recover Data from Failed WD My Passport - Save Rescued Files

Figure 4: Save Recovered Files

For Leopard (10.5) and
Snow Leopard (10.6) Users

Download Now

For Lion (10.7), Mountain Lion (10.8),
Mavericks & Yosemite(10.10) Users

Download Now