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But i don't to format the hard drive because if i do i will lose all my important documents, files and my old stuffs. thank you! uchetil said: Try this:Start: All Programs: Accessories: Right click on Command Prompt, run as administrator...at the prompt type:chkdsk (Your problem drive letter here no parentheses): /xhit enter.wait.this will fix the most Get the answer IronsoundsDec 26, 2013, 2:07 PM Hello...

Why My External Hard Drive Keeps Asking Me to Format It Now you know it's better not to format the external hard drive directly. deep scan. It's the only file recovery software that I've tried successfully. Absolutely No Free WD External Hard Drive Data Recovery Is Under Control Best Solutions To Laptop Data Recovery – 100% Quick & Safe Meet The Best Way To Recover Files From https://community.wd.com/t/its-asking-me-to-re-format-and-i-dont-want-to/8284

External Hard Drive Asking To Format Before Use

Note: you can press "Filter" button to choose specific file types to be shown in the middle pane. I would appreciate any help. Last time I tried it I noticed, in the lower right hand tool bar of interface, that there was up to 13 TB of data being collected. Ralphy512Aug 20, 2014, 7:30 AM I've successfully recovered all data from a hard drive using Seagate's File Recovery for Windows.

if it doesn't work then you're gonna need another 3 TB HDD to save your data to when you use the recovery software the choice to try first would be lost Reply 12-27-2015, 11:03 PM #2   sydneycooper1979 Posts 2,020 Posts Re: My SD card is damaged and i don't want to reformat anything Hello! probably chkdsk will fix you up though. My External Hard Drive Says It Needs To Be Formatted Hi thanks very much this worked.

this will find and correct this... thanks though. I have tried test disk and a few other downloads that just aren't resolving the issue. More Help you maybe didn't wait for a write to finish or lost power to the drive...

Sushant ChoudharyOct 11, 2014, 7:02 PM UchetilI ve used twice process for 500gb hard disk by chkdsk H:/X infront of prompt. Findandmount These may seem meaningless but sometimes they do help people get out of trouble. Sarath2k16Apr 5, 2016, 4:42 AM chkdsk helped meee.... How do I do this .

How To Fix Format Disk Error Without Formatting

How can I fix this??? Any help will be greatly appreciated…" --from Tomshardware It seems that such kind of data loss problem happens every day in our daily life. External Hard Drive Asking To Format Before Use probably chkdsk will fix you up though. How To Fix External Hard Drive Without Formatting corrupted data...

Back to top Back to External Hardware 1 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to quoted postsClear BleepingComputer.com → Hardware → External Hardware The only thing it took me some time to understand the space between the k and F drive. this will find and correct this... if it doesn't work then you're gonna need another 3 TB HDD to save your data to when you use the recovery software the choice to try first would be lost How To Fix Error "you Need To Format The Disk In Drive"

  1. but if the part that reads/writes to the drive is bad, you may just be damaging your data further.Or feel free to do it anyway....
  2. So how to fix the external hard drive not formatted error and recover data on the hard drive?
  3. Tick the files and click "Preview" to check whether the files are the right ones.
  4. probably chkdsk will fix you up though.
  5. I tried attaching it to a different computer [a Windows Vista laptop] with no success.
  6. But.
  7. deep scan.

but know that you take this at your own risk and there may be no going back after you've done it. Edited by Galyn, 26 June 2012 - 06:52 PM. I just can't for the life of me remember how.I recall using software that wouldn't work on my PC and so I connected my EHD to a laptop and did it Launch MiniTool Power Data Recovery, and then select "Damaged Partition Recovery".

Do you want to format it?" Obviously I don't want to format it as that means I lose all my data. Data Error Cyclic Redundancy Check Or maybe I;m using it wrong. about 30 min ago by wabbas 0 replies Recent apps - one app missing about 30 min ago by Kayman-SE 1 reply See today's posts You Might Want...

if it doesn't work then you're gonna need another 3 TB HDD to save your data to when you use the recovery software the choice to try first would be lost

I have been using this drive for over a year and this is the first time this ever happened. deep scan. if it doesn't work then you're gonna need another 3 TB HDD to save your data to when you use the recovery software the choice to try first would be lost Chkdsk Commands If you have made one, then congratulations!

The good news is, Power Data Recovery is possible to recover data in all kinds of hard drives including the pen drive. (See the full devices types Power Data Recovery can Let's say for argument's sake that it is the F drive.Go to the start menu, and search for "run". if it doesn't work then you're gonna need another 3 TB HDD to save your data to when you use the recovery software the choice to try first would be lost Did someone fix the problem?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K_nnGhUIo8E http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dDp9sC3TT0s I'm afraid not. I don't want to lose data.Thx Dondon09Sep 28, 2015, 8:45 PM Hi. Doesn't go thru the scanning of the drive when started anymore. Genom att klicka eller navigera på webbplatsen godkänner du att vi använder cookies för att samla information på och utanför Facebook.

Click "Yes" just in case. By AC Question in forum Ask a Question Replies: 3 Last Post: 12-27-2015, 11:34 PM Moto G Android 5.1: Cannot find way to answer calls by pressing Home By AC Question I've had no problems with my hard drive since. Thanks much!

probably chkdsk will fix you up though. probably chkdsk will fix you up though. I have lost 3 hard drives and a DVD Rom drive since then...My main Win XP drive which I managed to limp back to life is still iffy. This helped me.

if it doesn't work then you're gonna need another 3 TB HDD to save your data to when you use the recovery software the choice to try first would be lost Username Forum Password I've forgotten my password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Privacy Policy

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However, I don't think I had the issue with it constantly disappearing and appearing. They are different drives with different ways of opening them.