WD EASYSTORE 4TB NOT WORKING

WD easystore 4TB is an external hard drive that makes it easy to back up your photos, videos, and files to the easystore portable drive. But sometimes, the hard drive will not work on your computer. This issue may occur due to the connectivity or formatting issue. Follow the below instructions to solve this Wd Easystore 4tb Not Working issue.

CHECK THE CONNECTIVITY

  • Ensure that the hard drive is connected correctly to your computer.
  • Try to reconnect the drive to a different port on the computer.
  • If it doesn’t work, try to connect the WD easystore 4TB hard drive using another cable.
  • If you have connected your computer and hard drive using the USB adapter, try connecting them without the adapter.
  • Now, check whether the hard drive is working properly.

PARTITION THE WD EASYSTORE EXTERNAL HARD DRIVE

  • Select the Start menu on your computer.
  • Open the Run dialog box using the search bar at the bottom of the window.
  • Here, type diskmgmt.msc into the respective field and press the Enter key on the keyboard.
  • Now, you will see the Disk Management window on the screen.
  • Right-click on the Unallocated hard drive and select New Simple Volume from the drop-down list.
  • Follow the on-screen prompts and click Next.
  • Select the partition size and click the Next button.
  • Choose the drive letter from the drop-down list and click Next.
  • On the following screen, select the File system and Volume label from the drop-down list.
  • Make a tick mark on the Perform a quick format checkbox and click on the Next button.
  • Make sure that the selected options are correct and click the Finish button to format the drive.

CHANGE THE HARD DRIVE LETTER AND PATH

Change The Hard Drive Letter
  • Go to the Start menu on your computer and search for Disk Management using the search bar at the bottom of the window.
  • Select the Disk Management option from the search results.
  • Now, right-click on the WD easystore 4TB hard drive and select the Change Drive Letter and Paths option from the drop-down list.
  • Click Change> Assign the following drive letter.
  • Choose any drive letter from the drop-down list.
  • Click the OK button.
  • Finally, restart your PC and check whether the WD easystore 4TB hard drive is working properly. Now you have done the wd easystore 4tb not working
Select New Simple Volume

CHECK THE USB ROOT HUB

Open The Run Dialog Box
  • Click on the Start button on your computer’s main screen.
  • Open the Run dialog box and type devmgmt.msc into the respective field and click the OK button.
  • Now, the Device Manager window will appear on the screen.
  • Scroll down the page and select the Universal Serial Bus Controllers option to expand it.
  • Here, right-click on the USB Root Hub option from the list.
  • Choose the Properties option from the drop-down list.
  • Click on the Power Management tab at the top of the dialog box.
  • Now, check the box next to Allow the computer to turn off this device to save power.
  • Click the OK button.
  • Repeat these instructions to turn on all the USB Root Hubs under the Universal Serial Bus Controllers section.
  • After turning on all the USB Root Hubs, restart your computer and check whether the WD easystore 4TB hard drive is working.
Turn Off This Device To Save Power

By following these instructions, you can fix the WD easystore 4TB not working issue.

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