Re: taking the Wd My passport drive a part


I have a WD HD Ultra and was wondering why you were wanting to do
that. I ask because I'm having issues with mine and wonder if doing
that will help.
I changed the USB, the old one that came with the HD did the same
thing, it will power-up the HD, but I can't access what is on the

Thanks and hope you get the answer you need. I don't have much of a
sense of touch so I can't say how to go about it with my own to offer

On 6/1/18, Jaffar Sidek <> wrote:
Hi. My WD passport has no wiareless

connection, and I am on Windows 10 64Bit so I'm sorry I can't comment on
both counts. Cheers!
On 6/1/2018 7:51 PM, Fanus wrote:
Not sure if I must change the subject but just curious if you are able
to use your passport on a windows10 32 bit pc. I get an error telling
me that I need the SMB2 protocol, so I can not access the drive
*From:* Jaffar Sidek
*Sent:* Friday, June 1, 2018 8:48 AM
*Subject:* [TechTalk] taking the Wd My passport drive a part
Hi. I am wanting to open up my Western Digital drive to access inside
of it. However, it is covered entirely by two plastic coverings sealed
tightly together with no screws to unscrew as a way to detach them. Is
there a way to open up the plastic covering to maybe clean the drive's
magnetic head and motor? Thanks and cheers!

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