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OS: Windows 7 (32)

Okay, I have two HDDs, the primary a 160Gig with installed OS and general software and another secondary with a 500gig Capacity. Now the problem is after a recent freak power failure the Second HDD started acting all weird with all the drives gone except one. I Checked with Disk Manager and it still shows the second HDD (full 500 gig capacity- Healthy, active and partition primary), but instead of all the drives and the partitions all i see is one partitioned drive with 24 Gigs capacity. The other major drives seem to have vanished completely. Any Idea as to why and how I could get them back?

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can you show an image of the Disk Manager? We are not talking missing drive letters? If theres nothing valuable wipe it and just reformat/repartition... and check the disk (might be failing). OTherwise try a recovery application that can handle partitions EASEUS: partition-tool.com/personal.htm. If you do recover do not trust that hd ever again –  Logman Apr 9 '13 at 3:19
    
I second Logman, use a forensic/data recovery tool, like he said Easeus is easy to use. get back what you need and reformat drive. I would keep using it after the format if it still works, But I also would not trust drive any longer. Make sure your pc is plugged into a surge protector and not directly into the wall to save yourself of these problems. –  user213584 Apr 9 '13 at 7:43
    
Thanks! I will try immediately! :) –  Ikhtiyar Rasul Bhuiyan Apr 9 '13 at 17:45

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