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Old 04-01-2007, 09:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Help me out guys i have a slave harddrive which is a maxtor 120gb, it has ALL of my music, all of my written stuff and a lot of VERY important information. Now all of a sudden in the last few days it has been saying "hard disk D: Is not formatted would you like to do this now?" and i dont want to format it because it has all my files on it. please help.
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when and where does this message appear?
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Can you try putting the hard drive in another computer so that you can get the information off that way?
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it appears whejn i go to mycomputer and click on the hard drive icon, and its in a different pc now and it says the same thing.
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Go here and download TestDisk, I heard people were able to fix the problem with this program.

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Thanks a lot for the link man and all of you for your responces but i found testdisk about 30 mins ago and am now about 90&#37; of having all my files transfered over to my new hard drive. So glad i got it figured out, im doing it for a friend, he had all his stuff that was REALLY important on it and needed it to be saved.
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