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       help, WD my book 3tb drive not recognized
    matrixloader
    post Apr 11 2011, 01:28 AM
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    Hi , i had a 500gb WD my book (fat32 format) that worked great with my wdtv media player 1st gen and now i upgraded to a new 3tb my book (ntfs format) and my wdtv media player does not recognize it even after installing the latest custom firmware. am i missing something here? what should i do? i searched the forum but could not find an answer.
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    post Apr 11 2011, 04:04 AM
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    get a smaller drive or wait for WD to put out a "fix", even if they do create a fix, it will be for the live (if we're lucky) and newer players, not the original or Gen2

    http://wdc.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/5875
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    The same notice is also to be found in the Announcements section: http://wdtvhd.com/index.php?showtopic=23659

    As Rev said, no fix so far, and the 1st Gen., 2nd Gen. and Mini will not be updated any longer, so they'll max out at 2 TB per drive.
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