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I've had this issue for a little while but did nothing about it.

I have a caddy in my PC and I removed my HDD from it many times and it has worked fine. Now it's in there and I had to to a "check for consistency" before Windows loaded. I could have skipped the check but I did not notice in time. It started doing the check and I let it, but it was taking far to long and I had to get on so I reset my PC then the check came up again and I skipped it.

Now the HDD only shows about 640gb is used but when I select everything in it's 580gb. That extra space is all my music and a few games, which I don't want to lose.

So I have no idea where it could have gone, any ideas? I ran the consistency test again but that didn't help.

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Try restoration or something similiar, but I dont know how that error could have happeened –  soandos Jun 3 '11 at 13:36
    
Sounds like you've broken the filesystem when you interrupted it while it was repairing itself. Backup the data you've left, format and re-install. –  Cobra_Fast Jun 3 '11 at 14:55
    
No way to repair it? –  Josip Gòdly Zirdum Jun 3 '11 at 15:01

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