External hard drive not accessible file or directory is corrupt [Solved/Closed]

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my 2TB external hdd is not accessible... "file or directory is corrupt" is the error message being displayed.

i have ran chkdsk/c g but its displaying ... the drive, the path or the file name is not valid

pls help out

my internal hdd is c drive
my dvd rw drive is e drive
my external hdd is g drive

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Hello

The command should have been...:

Since you are having problem with G drive, enter the below command

chkdsk /f g: --> Press Enter.
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thanks so so much.

You guys are great... i got all my files back.