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Hello,


I am having problem with my Dell Inspiron 14 3442 laptop... it is not starting up correctly, I have tried the advanced option and that lead me to dell back up and recovery... I really badly needed the files stored in my pc... Please help me what to do.. An urgent reply is very much appreciated. Thanks

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Hey there, gen.

I'd recommend that you connect the drive to a different computer either externally (via an external enclosure, a docking station, or a SATA to USB adapter), or internally via a SATA connection, to see if it's recognized. If it is - go ahead and backup any important data which you might have on it. However, if the drive is not recognized, try accessing it via Linux Live USB/DVD, to see if it's properly recognized and if you can get to your files, or try with data recovery software.

Hope that helps. Please let me know how everything goes.
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Thank you Boogieman_WD, actually after a lot of tries from restarting and checking the Dell BackUp and Recovery, it finally opened... Thanks for the answer anyway, I find it very useful in case of emergency. :)
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Good to know mate. Cheers! :)