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Old 03-10-2013, 05:11 PM   #1
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Exclamation How to mount Western Digital my passport HDD?

Hi to all

I have a problem with my western digital my passport hdd!!
When i pluged it in to my pc and type fdisk -l to see all storage media
it shows me this message:

Partition table entries are not in disk order
fdisk: cannot open /dev/sdc: Input/output error

Could someone help me??

Thank you!
Old 03-10-2013, 05:39 PM   #2
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You need to look at /var/log/messages while plugging your enclosure in. Just run
tail -f /var/log/messages
This is the start of troubleshooting.


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