Beginner-Tutorial How Can you Know any WD HDD Family


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in some Cases our Tools Detect Family as Unknown , when they Family name not Listed in Tools or Software's that we use For HDD FW Repair , so there are Alternative way to know Family y Check C5 Code's this Part of FW Contain HDD Family name , so for any HDD you need to know it's Family Follow these Steps

1- Open 0xC5 mod with any Hex Editor
2- Scroll Down Few Lines you will Find HDD Family Name

here is an Ex for Family Name Detector within some HDD Families

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