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Old 01-24-2010, 10:46 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Recently my friend's 75 GB external harddrive sort of broke. The harddrive was separated into two drives, K and I. The problem happened when his computer restarted itself. He then checked the harddrive when the computer loaded up and it turns out that 1/3 of the content on K drive was missing while the data on I was unaffected. Also there's one folder in K where it says "K:\Camera Kodak is not accessible. The file or directory is corrupted and unreadable." if he tries to open it. (that folder has many subfolders in it) Please help! Thanks!
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Old 01-25-2010, 12:33 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I am not sure but i would try to do a file recovery before you do anything else
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you try to recover the files using Recuva from this site,
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then try to format the external hdd.
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