"no writable WD smartware partition found" messege


I have moved my 1T book essential product frpm my old PC running WIN XP to my new computer running WIN 7.

Since there was a problem recognizing the hardware, I have reconnected it to my old PC and got this messege.

I have over 800Mb of very important data stored on this drive,

P L E A S E advize…

Try the following article to make sure the drive is recognized by the computer.

WD external drive is not assigned a drive letter by Windows or Mac OSX and data on the drive is inaccessible