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External Hard drive not accessible [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Recover harddrive data I've got a WD 500GB external hard drive. I've been using it for over a year now but suddenly ran into this problem where neither Windows 7, nor Ubuntu ...
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Recover data from formatted harddrive [duplicate]

I had a dual boot machine with Windows 8 and Deepin linux on it. Last week I removed WIndows 8 and installed windows 8.1. After installing Windows 8.1 grub was removed. I followed How can I repair ...
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Hard drive failure - Can I recover data? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Recover harddrive data How to recover data from external hard drive I have an external hard drive that connects to the PC via USB. Recently it stopped working, when I power ...
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recover files from damaged HDD / corrupted MFT [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Recover harddrive data I have a 2TB Western Digital HDD (WD20EARS) and lately it worked very slow, I tried to copy some files and the speed was about 30kbps to 190kbps. At ...
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Free hard drive recovery software [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Recover harddrive data Is there any free (preferably open source) hard drive recovery software for windows? I have taken the hard drive out of an old laptop and have ...
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HDD Data Recovery [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Recover harddrive data My Laptop was running slow because of the HDD and all of a sudden a got I blue screen and could not restart the computer. I bought a new HDD and mounted ...
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Is there any chance to recover data from a clicking HDD? [duplicate]

I've experienced HDD failures a few times already... Usually, my system was first starting behaving strange, or was even becoming inoperational, then I was doing a full HDD scan, which was reporting a ...
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Lost files while deleting users [duplicate]

I was trying to stop the need to login every time my screen went to sleep using Windows 10. I did not succeed, what I did do however was to delete my main user profile that contained all of my ...
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Recovery Hard Disk with Bad Sectors

I have a WD Element 1TB external hard Disk and suddenly I got some errors in data reading and writing. I decided to recover it, and I tried to do so many ways and nothing worked. I tried to run chkdsk,...
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Recover drive damaged by software [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Best undelete tool for NTFS/FAT? I was working in windows and decided to reboot. When I reboot, the drive that the windows partition is on is unrecognizable and is not even ...
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How to recover data from an encrypted HDD which was demolished by a “Microsoft Reserved Partition”

So I reinstalled Windows 7 and apparently something went wrong: during the install I had two drives connected (drive A & B), I selected drive A for Windows to be installed to. Later I noticed that ...
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Would Chkdsk be faster in Windows failsafe mode?

I have a failing 500Go external USB HDD (Buffalo Drivestation). I am rather skeptical at recovering anything, but still, I want to try. I am running a chkdsk H: \f \r \x on it, and it is quite some ...
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Windows Vista Startup Logo Looping

My cousin gave me her laptop to "fix a virus" she had on it. I got home, turned it on and found that when starting up the computer gets stuck at the Windows Vista load bar cycling forever. It doesn't ...
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Cloning a harddisk that seems to be broken

We have a harddisk in a computer that has stopped working. If we plug the harddisk into another computer, we see it in Window's Disk Management. However, Disk Management wants us to initialize the ...
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HDD imaging and data recovery

I have a 1TB NTFS single-partition non-OS hard disk drive on my Windows Server 2012 PC, about 80% full, that has gone bad after a couple years of use. The drive retains the entire (now empty) ...
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Seagate Paragon external hard drive

I did some very wrong today. I was going to format my new seagate Paragon external hard drive to NFTS to Mac. So I went to Tools -> Disk utilities and I choose the external drive, and went up to Erase,...
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Recovering a striped volume

Is it possible to recover a striped volume (6 TB from two 3 TB disks) that has had all it's data removed with sudo rm -rf? Assuming no overwrites. As a last resort (I'm a student with very few ...
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How to back up “The disk has S.M.A.R.T. errors” and fix the errors [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Repair or recover drive from Mac OSX recovery mode My computer won't start up past the login screen so first i tried Safe Mode [Shift+Start up] didn't work . Then I tried to ...
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External hdd wont open

My external hdd appears on my computer but won't open. It appears in disk management as well as active and healthy. Is there a way to recover the files in the external hdd? EDIT So far I have used ...
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Recover deleted pictures from the partition of a formated hard drive [duplicate]

How do i recover the deleted pictures from the partition of a formated hard drive. I have an old hard drive that has a partition where I hid my pictures after I formated the hard drive but how do I do ...