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I tried the steps accordingly. They might be wrong or dangerous. Reply Sol January 6, 2017 at 8:36 am Hi Tried this opened disk management, I don't have a windows key so used the "search programs and files" instead. Often you can access the data on the missing drive by booting with a Linux LiveCD. weblink

I am running windows 7 by the way. Thank you very much for your help and for your time ! tq's a lot bro Report haseeb- Jun 16, 2014 at 06:47 AM thaks allot, save dollars of data :) Report crazyfile- Jul 9, 2014 at 12:46 AM really man you are I can not see External hard drive in device manager, I can see my external hard drive in device manager, but not able to access it I can see my external

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Let me know if I'm misunderstanding the question 🙂 James Melissa • February 3rd, 2013 at 1:26 am I didn't have the FATA32 like you have shown after the quick search, During the process of using external hard drives, we will inevitably encounter some difficulties, "external hard drive not shown in My Computer" and "files not shown in external hard drive". Reply sysmark April 9, 2016 at 4:13 pm When I plug in my external hard drive the diskmgmt.msc stop response. When I try to mou make-use-of-logo logo-background menu search search-start close email bookmark facebook google twitter pinterest stumbleupon whatsapp amazon youtube youtube label-rectangle triangle-long down mobile-icon PC & Mobile Windows Mac

  1. My external disk drive is 500GB Seagate Free Agent Go Flex Drive.
  2. I need that partition which is very important to me.
  3. Not visible, to either, or the hubby's computer?!
  4. A menu will pop up, please select 1.
  5. Here is some info about it… http://www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/PhotoRec_Step_By_Step James LEE CHANG • March 24th, 2013 at 5:59 am I'm trying to calm down but I'm freaking out here!
  6. The RAID drive even shows up under my computer, but when I click it, it tells me I need to format the disk before I can use it.
  7. If you’ve ever purchased a computer with a hard disk capacity of 500 GB and opened Windows Explorer only to find that its capacity looked more like 440 GB, you may

Reply Sudhir December 18, 2015 at 5:08 am I have the same problem as Sharon. Lets look at the data on that partition press P and you should see a list of files/folders in the partition. It's nice to know I am not the only one with this issue. How To Fix External Hard Drive Without Formatting one which is 249gb which i would like to recover must, in my computer it only shows the drive icon D: and it donot allow to open or to right click

There is no physical damage to the drive. External Hard Disk Not Detected How To Recover Data Thank you for your time. Ensure that at least the following users are there: Everyone; CREATOR OWNER; System; Administrators; Users 8. Step 3: when the scan is finished, we can see all our files are listed there.

Try Disk Health. 2. Hard Drive Not Showing Files Though They Still Exist Reply Yeah2 August 27, 2016 at 6:02 am Still not recognize. I am running windows 7 by the way. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed.

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James Eric • October 2nd, 2014 at 9:13 am Hi, James, i did everything you said, but the testdisc said that the partition found couldn't be recovered. Reply Pedro February 9, 2016 at 1:21 pm It worked :D Thanks! Raw Hard Drive Recovery SMART is passed. How To Fix A Raw External Hard Drive Without Losing Data I really appreciate it.

When you choose to copy them it will automatically put them in the location that you already selected. http://docsintime.com/hard-drive/external-hdd-disappears-after-restart.html I was hoping to use it to install Windows 10. Thanks in advance, Joseph admin • September 19th, 2014 at 1:19 pm Hi Joseph This post is about hard disk drives. stuff that. How To Fix Raw Hard Drive To Ntfs

The steps below will be the same for both USB flash drives and larger external hard drives, which work similarly. but some say then the pc will not ever recognise it again and i can use it only with the tv. Hope it helps. http://docsintime.com/hard-drive/weird-mbr-volume-extra-drive-show-up.html The Disk Mgmt allots a sp Download Center| Support| Live Chat| United States| My Account EaseUS STORE Product Family Data Recovery Partition Manager Todo Backup Utilities Top Products Data Recovery Wizard

Then I found your fix and I am so grateful at how easy the fix was. How To Fix Raw Drive Is there any way i can repair it without formatting it? Why does it happen and how to avoid it The most common cause of external hard drives suddenly becoming RAW drives is if they are disconnected from a computer without using

I can see my files, but i do not currently have an extra 1Tb hard disk to store them in, and also i can't mount my hard disk.

Is there a fix for this? health is FAILED you must get the important data off of it immediately and not use the drive anymore. Cheers. Easeus Data Recovery Wizard Professional 8.6 Incl. Serial [atom] not to mention the different partitions that are used.

Hope this helps, James Matthias • September 17th, 2014 at 9:24 pm Hi James, I've downloaded Testdisk and followed your steps though Testdisk doesn't detect my external hard drive. However when I follow instructions as to fixing partition table and boot records I find no errors and data is identical. If we're going to unhide files, we should type the whole name plus the expanded-name. this content According to a survey, lost/damaged data can be recovered to a great extent.

If it is not correct then writing it is not going to change it and make it correct. If you get another drive or free space on another drive or flash drive that you want to copy some or all of the data to, let me know if you Check both options and click START. The reason for this difference lies in the way hard drive manufacturers advertise their devices, versus the way Windows computers actually use the storage devices.

After several hours of deeper search, my HDD is not RAW anymore and all my files are back as they were before! My LG G4 was suddenly not being recognised by my pc, I had to reinstall the driver, windows did it automatically when I followed your instructions. I am soooooooo frustrated!!! I could click on the drive, but as what somebody said earlier in this thread, only "help" was available.

When the first HD's came out, they were MUCH less reliable than now. tomasolyme5Sep 18, 2013, 4:22 PM A few things you can try- try another computer- try another USB port- see whether shows in Bios jeniferfmSep 27, 2013, 9:06 PM Hello,I have a Reply Mike Voelkel September 3, 2015 at 5:59 pm Thanks so much! How do you fix it For this example, I chose the most heavily damaged disk with this issue that I could find in my collection of damaged disks.

If you don't have enough free space on other drives right now, copy the most important files that you do have space for and then disconnect the drive and put it It might be dying! It has both of the most common problems. Thank you...

I'm thrilled to find this site as I'm getting really desperate now concerning my downed HDD. I'm going to make use the backup.log, write a new partition table and then see what happens. admin • October 11th, 2014 at 1:10 pm Hi Matt What is the manufacturer and model of the hard drive?