Some owners have commented on needing a power adapter or extra usb cable for it, but I’ve never had that issue. Skip to main content. This drive is great for backups, as you can hook it up fast without a power supply and store it anywhere. The backup software is horrible. This item doesn’t belong on this page.

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TechRadar pro IT insights for business. Published on January 20, Pack up your office files and take them home. Wd passport 250gb bought the WD Passport as a primary backup drive for my desktop. Works better than some wd passport 250gb the bigger and more expensive ones I’ve had one of my larger, fancier,newer ones from the same company runs slowly, paxsport an annoying extra “disk” which is useless to me and often sounds like it’s trying to die from a heart attack whenever 520gb use it I have had it for over a year now and it wd passport 250gb never given me any trouble, I would not hesitate to recommend this.

I have worried about losing information when my system became unstable.

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Product information Product Dimensions 5. It is small, light, quiet and has plenty of space, and install was a piece of cake.

Published on January 21, The speed is very responsive. It’s just one drive, without wd passport 250gb annoying “extra drives” that are a fad these days and only have annoying factory software on them.


The read times are quick and it is not noisy at all, which are complains friends have on other models they wd passport 250gb used. I didn’t like that no case came with the unit, it should be sold with some kind of protective sleeve so it could be protected from scratches while in transport. Some owners have commented on needing a passpor adapter or extra usb cable for it, but I’ve never had that issue.

Don’t see what you’re looking for? Great hardware for the price, even with the poor software wd passport 250gb you can and maybe should erase them.

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wd passport 250gb It’s free, but cannot automatcally backup the folder pawsport are newly created after the initial set-up.

First they told me to do what I had already done, then they pointed out that WDSync is NOT backup software and should not be used as such. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.

I haven’t performed tests on it, but it always gets the job done for me. Amazon Music Stream 250gbb of songs. See all reviews. WDSync “synchronizes” your data to the drive and encrypts it.

Some wd passport 250gb consider the short paasport that’s included to be too short, but it’s mobile! Sorry, wd passport 250gb was a problem. Against Syncing isn’t as simple as it could be. I originally purchased this external hard drive as an alternate place to store my laptop’s date from its HD.


Portable hard drives I have used other Western Digital products with great success. You should check before buying it, if you use it with a loptop.

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Turn on passoort ordering for this browser. The problem came when I decided to use the included software, WDSync, for my backups. But even after multiple tries, reading the manual, etc. I don’t know why but the backup software WD Sync wd passport 250gb crashed, making me nervous to rely on the software for backing up wd passport 250gb data especially because the data will be encrypted by the software.

Movies, photos, videos, music everything can be stored there to be used in any computer with a USB slot available, I barely use blank DVDs anymore.

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