External hard drive enable to explore the drive

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Priya - Apr 18, 2015 at 04:23 AM
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- Apr 18, 2015 at 02:59 PM
My external hard disk is recognised as local drive in windows but enable to explore the drive. But the drive is detected in obuntu PC . What is the problem

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Apr 18, 2015 at 02:59 PM
It appears that the "file system" is damaged. The Linux system can sometimes read a damaged file when Windows can't. I suggest you copy your critical files to another disk using Linux and then format the dive using Windows.

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