We have identified a firmware issue that can cause SanDisk Extreme Portable SSD V2, SanDisk Extreme Pro Portable SSD V2, and WD My Passport SSD products to unexpectedly disconnect from a computer.
Full details, including a serial number lookup tool to find out if your product is impacted, can be found on the Firmware Updates for SanDisk & WD Portable SSDs page.
Losing data can be frustrating,
Use data recovery software: Several online data recovery software options can help you recover lost files from storage devices. The most popular is SanDisk Extreme SSD Failure: Tips to Prevent from Further Damage. Download and install it’s a reliable data recovery program, then follow the instructions provided to scan the SanDisk Extreme device and attempt to recover your files.
“Losing data can be frustrating.”
Really? I’ve always quite enjoyed unpredictable personal catastrophes. I’m I weird???
shitty ssds… not going to buy sandisk ever again