About my hard disk

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div850 Posts 13 Registration date Friday March 11, 2011 Status Member Last seen July 31, 2013 - Mar 11, 2011 at 08:03 AM
div850 Posts 13 Registration date Friday March 11, 2011 Status Member Last seen July 31, 2013 - Mar 15, 2011 at 10:13 PM
hello
i have seagate portable hard disk 500 gb
when i try to open in my windows vista it shows to format but i donot want to format the data contained in it i use it also by opening explorer but nothing happened also by seeing it properties it shows 0 bytes no free space
i have used it many times
but this happened recently
the story is this
i connected my hard disk to a fedora linux operating system and it says unable to unmount image and i got irritated but when i connected it to windows vista it started making my windows slower and didnot open then i got shocked
also i want to get back my data
please help me

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jack4rall Posts 6428 Registration date Sunday June 6, 2010 Status Moderator Last seen July 16, 2020
Mar 11, 2011 at 09:34 AM
Hello,
Try this 1
Right-click on that drive --> Properties. Let me know the "File System". Is it RAW?
Good Luck
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div850 Posts 13 Registration date Friday March 11, 2011 Status Member Last seen July 31, 2013
Mar 11, 2011 at 10:17 AM
yup it is saying that its raw but it took a hell of a time to open and also tell if raw is not there
please donot say that data has lost
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jack4rall Posts 6428 Registration date Sunday June 6, 2010 Status Moderator Last seen July 16, 2020
Mar 11, 2011 at 10:23 AM
Hello,

Try this 1

Click on the below link and download the application

http://www.powerdatarecovery.com/download/pdr6free.exe

After launching the application, check the check box "I am a home user, please

launch MiniTool Power Data Recovery Free Edition" and then click on "Launch

Power Data Free Edition" button --> Click on "Damaged Partition Recovery" -->

Select a partition/volume you like to recover from the partition list --> Click on

"Full Scan". It will try to recover the files.

Good Luck
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div850 Posts 13 Registration date Friday March 11, 2011 Status Member Last seen July 31, 2013
Mar 15, 2011 at 10:13 PM
thanks
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