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Old 12-27-2010, 07:57 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello!
I have an internal Western Digital caviar green hard drive that I have been using for about a year. Yesterday when I was watching a movie my computer froze when I restarted it the F drive has disappeared from "My computer". It still appears in both BIOS and Device Manager however it does not appear in Disk Management, it says Disk 0 Dynamic, Import failed.

Would you please advise if there is anything I can do to bring the hard drive back or recover the data. Thank you!
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I'm afraid it fell off the cliff. Unless anybody can save it?
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Old 12-28-2010, 07:58 AM   #3 (permalink)
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I am afraid that you are right. I would loose about 3 months worth of data since last back up. Can somebody recomend a good program that I could you to recover some of that data?
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Recuva is the program we recommend.
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Rescuva was not able to see the hard drive however I was able to get all the files back using Stellar Phoenix. Thank you for your help.
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