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First copy the entire drive using DD, cat, cp or a similar tool. –Hennes Jul 11 '12 at 14:54 @Hennes : Dear Hennes you helped me a lot on WD HDD 500Gb thought trying TestDisk « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Similar help and support threads Thread Forum I want to swap 500Gb hdd with a 500Gb sdd. When I start HDD Capacity Restore and choose my PRI MASTER IDE drive (that is a WD1200JB) to restore, it says me: "The drive you choosen is used and cannot be Recover Raw Partition Reply shantanu September 23, 2013 at 5:07 am Yes, Check the link to fixing the Raw partition in the above comments, that should help Reply coulibaly September 23, 2013 at 11:40
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Another guy told me that the SATA to USB3 converter board is coded to save data on HDD and you can not use them internally without losing data, and I should Format Raw Drive To Ntfs Details of HDD: Brand: Western Digital Model: My Passport Size: 500Gb (465Gb) Product Number: WDBKXH5000ASL-03 3. 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 A controller could technically add a layer of encryption, but this is highly unlikely.
Unable to access external hard drive Started by marebear , Sep 05 2013 12:01 PM Please log in to reply 13 replies to this topic #1 marebear marebear Members 4 posts http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/506820/unable-to-access-external-hard-drive/ If you do not want to do that, myself and others often answer questions about these types of problems at the bleepingcomputer.com forum and there are other forums. Raw Hard Drive Recovery It is only being detected as 137 GB. How To Fix A Raw External Hard Drive Without Losing Data So it has been off for at least a day now.
Cheers, Newb. this contact form This means that transplanting the HDD from the external case to the desktop should have worked. And that makes me happy because I want to install linux on this device. external-hard-drive data-recovery mbr share|improve this question edited Apr 29 '16 at 0:28 fixer1234 12.4k123151 asked Jul 11 '12 at 9:42 nfarshchi 921211 I don't understand: In your answer to How To Fix Raw Drive
If the problem with the drive is not simply a logical error but is a manifestation of physical damage then the more you use it and try to repair, the worse Haaaaa Feels better to get that off my chest. 3 Cheers for the HDDGURU. You can try posting the problem in the ‘internal hardware' subforum at bleepingcomputer.com I do many repairs there and either myself or someone else would probably be able to help you. have a peek here Back to top #7 chrisd87 chrisd87 Members 811 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:NC Local time:02:20 AM Posted 06 September 2013 - 11:34 AM I added the s in front of the
I just disagreed with Alaxander that is was only used with drives greater then 2.5TB. –Hennes Jul 11 '12 at 14:48 as i told in another comment when windows Format Raw Drive Using Command Prompt Any help appreciated. My WD 1TB external hard drive stopped being recognised in Windows and when I checked there was no file system.
how can I fix the problem. Local time:11:20 PM Posted 06 September 2013 - 09:57 AM You can try using Recuva. You could dig into the raw bits and bytes with a hex editor to see whether anything useful is still there or whether it has been zeroed out completely and attempt Easeus Data Recovery Wizard Professional 8.6 Incl. Serial [atom] Also try to use the amazing HDD Regenerator - Omidvaram moshkelet hal beshe. –Alireza Noori Jul 11 '12 at 10:33 mamnoon .
What's the capacity of your drive ? So I had to pull out an old PATA hard drive, install windows XP32bit on it, install SP3, install the latest nvidia force3 drivers, and hdd capcity restore. it still cant fix it. Check This Out James Ielle • February 5th, 2013 at 10:54 pm Hi I haven't tried the test disk yet… Will let you know about it after 🙂 Neeta • February 6th, 2013 at
Here we will look at the causes, fixes and preventative measures for instances involving external drives being used with Windows XP and Windows Vista/7. Reply shantanu June 8, 2013 at 5:51 pm This means that your hard disk is ok, but there is a file system error that is preventing it from being read in Lacking backups try a MBR with a single partition with the NTFS file system (that is the default as WD ships it). Back to top #10 chrisd87 chrisd87 Members 811 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:NC Local time:02:20 AM Posted 06 September 2013 - 02:34 PM If Recuva doesn't work you can try this
PhotoRec is free and included in PartedMagic but will not give you filenames or directory structure. I installed it and registered. Can you please help me in proceeding. it worked perfectly!
help me Reply shantanu June 18, 2013 at 5:10 am USB not recognized is most of the times, related to power, cable or USB port issue. My 1TB WD10EACS was showing up as only 32mb. So I gave up. is the drive letter of the external drive.
Thank you very much for both of your great tools that you share with the world.JasFromColo on January 7, 2008 6:34 am I connected my device on a single It is very difficult to troubleshoot these issues in a blog comment thread. Hope this helps James Alan Long • March 23rd, 2013 at 8:05 pm Hi, I've just spent a long afternoon (8 hours) and followed all of the guidance to the letter Did it work or not?
I didn't contact samsung, but I have asked a refund to go on seagate disk (forget about samsung). If yes, how can I solve it? Any ideas ……I would love to know what was causing the size to change. Hopes are getting low to extract data from my hard disk 🙂 Thanks again 🙂 Cheers.