My external drive wont open

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Hello,

My external drive takes a long time to open and when it finally opens i cant access the files,all the files have question marks on them,i don't wont to lose those files please help

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I suggest you try to access the drive from a different computer. You might also try a Linux computer since Linux will sometimes read a hard drive that Windows will not.

Good Luck