Need to fix the External Hard disk

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ibakham - Nov 1, 2011 at 08:58 PM
 ibakham - Nov 3, 2011 at 08:27 AM
Hello
how to fix my hard disk. Before the problem, Disk contains 140 GB data. But now this what i see! i tried to formate also.......cannot...

Toshiba External USB HDD
Properties - Volume
Disk: Disk2
Type: Unknown
Status: Not Initialized
Partition Style: Not Applicable
Capacity: 476940 MB
Unallocated space: 476940 MB
Reserved space: 0 MB
Disk Management
Disk2
unknown
465.76 GB
Not Initialized
Unallocated 465.76 GB

Need a solution!
Thanks for helping me in advance!
<config>Windows 7

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Nov 2, 2011 at 12:56 AM
Hi,

Install this tool and format it:

https://ccm.net/downloads/tools/4639-hp-usb-disk-storage-format-tool/

Thanks
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Thanks alot for trying to help me.
while formatting a popup shows "error Device media is write protected"
I tried in both FAT32 n NTFS.

And also Disk management shows the same detail which i have given above.
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