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    Jun 20, 2013
    Rescuing Files from WD External on OS X 10.4.11
    Ok,...this is a good one. So I have a bunch of projects that I need on my WD external drive. When I start my computer I can open the drive and see my files,......for about 10 seconds,....and then they all disappear, and it says "number of files 0" at the bottom. So I can't work fast enough to get files off,.....but they're there. Thoughts!!?? Thanks in advance.

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    Jan 23, 2008
    Fort Worth, Texas
    27" iMac i5, 3.2 GHz, iPad 3, iPhone 5c, iPhone 6+, 3 iPods, El Capitan
    If the drive remains mounted (even though the files disappear), use Disk Utility to verify and repair it. Let us know the result.

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