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Compability issues between Vista OS and Western Digital Passeport 2.5

\015 I was running the aformentioned WD Passeport 2.5" mobile drive on my laptop running XP Professional and this mobile drive was running perfectly well, this laptop is dead now (crack mother board), I have now a new laptop with Vista OS, unfortunately it cannot find my mobile drive thus I cannot access my files. For some reason my new laptop can read any other mobile devices such as san disck 2GB USB jump drive but not my WD Passeport mo\015\012\015\012I contacted WD they don't have a clue, I contacted Gateway they sent me a quick fix thinking it was a USB port issue but that didn't help.\015\012\015\012Do yo have a fix?\015

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Has this drive been formatted using Windows XP?
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