How to setup ftp on my world book edition ii without using. It does not even require physical access to the drive. I can connect fine from any xp or 2003 system with no problems at all. Wd mybookworld nas connection failed apple community. I have a western digital my book world edition external storage drive. The version i have has a gb ethernet network connection. How to fix bricked wd my book world edition white light or. Is the netgear d6300 compatible with wd my book world, if.
Ok, apparently the solution set the ip for wd as static on both the router and wd itself. I recommend using dhcp ip addresses and used reserved ips on the. The network settings should have reset to dhcp default. How to reset setting without loss data other network. No matter from which win 7 system i try to connect from, with all security software shut off, it wont accept my password even though i know its correct. Therefore, the use of on the one of the six backgroundspecific origin stories, the playercontrolled character establishes alliances with the bureau s second research question or hypothesis. How to fix bricked wd my book world edition white light or install. It was connected to a switch and through that to a linksys wrt610n router. I have been able to use smb to access the public directory but not any of the private directories that i have created from the windows client. At the end of the first 60 secs, plug the power cable back in and continue to hold the reset button for the remaining 60 secs. The reset button restores configuration settings such as the network mode ip address and admin name and password to default factory settings without erasing shared folders and volumes.
How do i reset the wd my book world white light network drive back to the default username, password, and ip configuration. I have reset my wd my book world ii blue rings per the wd instructions 2 min reset. Of course, you can have the best tech support in the world but if the software is. Factory reset mybook world edition wikidot community.
Enable ssh use linux system, i used ubuntu, use terminal window. Has a factory reset been performed try a reset and see if default settings work. I rebooted it a few times i used the reset switch at the back of the. Whether the hard drive died or you hacked it and made a mistake or you just want to restore the drive, this guide should turn your expensive paperweight back into a f. Mybookworld i can then the the public, configuration, and download folders. Before updating to the latest firmware, it is recommended that youve installed the latest updates and service pack on your computer. Designed to meet wds demanding requirements for durability, shock tolerance, and longterm reliability, we back up pun intended. My book world edition is ideal for users who want to. Hello, i have two my book world edition white light network hdds from wd. I cant connect to my wd mybook world edition from win 7. What ip, netmask, gateway and dns server info do i need to enter and why. Stay up to speed on all we have to offerplus activities, crafts, and blogs for parents and educators in our newsletter. Use a paper clip to press the reset button on the back of the unit in.
Further to my previous message i have found i can connect to the drive via smb. Millions of people around the world trust their data to my book desktop storage. If you have a network problem, forget admin password, or are unable to access you wd my cloud, a hard reset could solve your problem. Few things are more upsetting than having a piece of hardware that doesnt work. Enter easytoremember names in the computer name name by which. Wd my book world edition white after building a pc with win 10, ive not had my wd my book world edition used for a good while, decided to plug it in and install the drivers etc. How to recoverunbrickreset the wd mybook while light possible scenarios started by.
To reset the admin and dhcp on a mybook do the following. It works fine on every wd mybook we models both i and ii, capacities from 320gb to 2tb. In my testing the my book world edition up to my network, just like i would any nas device. Restore the software on a mybook world edition hard drive.
Your my book drive is formatted as a single ntfs partition for compatibility with all updated windows operating systems. Plugged it into a switch and its not being recognised at all, even downloaded the wd cd with the drivers and the detection tool doesnt see it either. Page 1 of 2 my book world edition white light not responding posted in external hardware. The device reboots this may take up to three minutes. Western digital gets nasty with my book world edition hdds. I had it as manualstatic on the router, but in wd settings. Mybook world edition ii ip address problems solutions. Gui provide mbwe ip address in your web browser and log in as adminadmin. Windows 10 wd mybookworld driver issue microsoft community. How to recoverunbrickreset the wd mybook while light. Cant locate external drive after resetting wd my book. Enter easytoremember names in the computer name name by which wd anywhere access. The nas came with mionet, which in my opinion it simply sucks i want to give users the right to download files across the internet, you could use that with mionet, but first of all the interface sucks, it requires java, and its slow.
I found some help about how to do this but a it was spread across many different sources and b. The reason i bough it is to have it as a ftp server, that way i can access files across the lan and wan. If you want to use the drive with a mac computer, see reformatting the drive on page 35 and troubleshooting on page 39. If you have the my book world blue rings try the following article. Please select the product for reset instructions wd support. Press and hold down the reset button for four seconds. My book live is used to create your own personal cloud, without the monthly fees and mysterious location of your data. Similar to the my book world edition, the my book live is as easy to set up as plugging it into the power socket and the router. Wd my book world edition white solved windows 10 forums.
Enabling ssh access on mybook world edition the whole process doesnt require hard drive disassembly. Only top led is blinkingflashing and mbwe doesnt appear in my network environment. With the my book world edition its easy to set up a central storage location in your home that is compatible with both mac and windows files. At the end of the first 60 secs, plug the power cable back in and continue to hold the reset button for the remaining 60. I found to get the ip address for your mbweii is to look at your routers dhcp table for the sake of this how to lets assume the ip address is 192. The ip address changes regulary which is a pain as the icons on windows to use the livebook dashboard etc do not change with the livebook. Solved wd myworld book ip address spiceworks general.
Make a mental note of the ip address in the lower right on the screen that. Ive got 2 wd my book lives connected to my netgrear n600 modemrouter and to run them both at once i need to set static ips for each. Older wd mybook what is the default ip wd community. Connect one end of the ethernet cable into the ethernet port on the back of the my book device. I bought brand new wd caviar green hard disks and put them into my book world edition ii white light case but surprisingly it doesnt work or even start. But, after the reset, when i connect the wd my book world ii blue rings to my laptop ethernet connection which wd suggests can occur, i cannot locate the drive. How do i assign an ip address to my livebook that stays constant. If you are not comfortable logging in to your router to find the ip address of this drive. For more information on how to reset the system, see resetting the my book world edition on page 173. Cant access my wd my book world hard drive wirelessly via my netgear d6300 router, however i have no problem connecting to the wd hard drive via my netgear ac750 wifi range extender when used as an access point.
Unit is on, press and hold the reset button for 2 minutes. The drives web ui username and password should have reset to admin, admin. My book world disappearing from network other network. If creating a new account, fill out all fields then click next. Hi there, i use my mybook world edtion in my lan since a few years, i was always.
From the web portal you can create shares and set a name to your hd. I would like to access it from linux but so far have had only limited success. Western digital my book world edition 2tb home network storage. Now the unit is off and your still hold the reset button in. So, just to make sure its not an issue with adding a secondary ip to my notebook, i decide to setup the mybok to an address on my lan. Similar situation is with wd my book world edition i white light or with my. It was started working but password was not working so i use reset button provided at back and now it is. World book online is an engaging, verified, and trustworthy digital resource for grades prek through high school. My book world edition vertical white light other network drives. Wd my book world edition white light sharesconnection are being. Resetting the my book live duo device if you have set a password or a static ip address on the my book live duo dashboard and have forgotten it, pressing the reset button while the device is powered up resets the password to the default value of none and to default ip settings. The default user name and password will depend on the model drive you have. How to reset western digital my book world edition it still works.
Do not install myonet, its rubbish, makes transfer slows and gives annoying security everywhere. I posted my problem and somebody replied that i should do a factory reset if. Use the wd link software or a network scanner to locate the drive its ip on the local network. The reset button is located directly between the power port and the ethernet. I later found that i could set a static ip address below my routers dhcp range of 100149 but not above. After that the nas will appear in windows network browser or in.561 824 101 42 1065 364 222 842 476 1271 370 589 1322 1138 750 187 1133 652 45 549 527 1223 666 816 1471 1394 371 282 677 886 961 1329 1128 55 367 682 25 720 506 429 389 838 199 1137