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Is there a chance of getting them back. James Sylvia • March 4th, 2013 at 6:12 am Hi James, Made the bootable CD but because my Win7 is part of corporation property, it would not boot off the CD I cannot view the cable structure behind the vertical layers of drives without dismantling. Now remove the PartedMagic CD and shutdown the computer START>SHUTDOWN and then try booting it into Windows to see if the drive is now visible. this content

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic483988.html Ielle • February 5th, 2013 at 5:07 am Good day Sir, I tried recovering my files through the parted magic file manager, I was copying a folder to another drive Can't find your answer ? Click on the Terminal button down near the START button (It has a picture of a monitor on it) and type testdisk and press enter. when i connect it using usb cable computer does not respond to the plug and play so i have to open once my computer and refresh to show the drives.

Secondary Hard Drive Disappears

To see the contents of a folder, highlight it and press the right arrow key on the keyboard. Thanks in advance. Error Messages Common error messages associated with the sudden inability to access an external hard disk drive. monitoring turned on for both the drive and the controller.

In the event that the backup boot sector is also bad then choose REBUILD BS. You can try posting the problem in the ‘internal hardware' subforum at bleepingcomputer.com I do many repairs there and either myself or someone else would probably be able to help you. The 2 connected 2TB USB drives became unreadable; I didn't format or change anything but instead followed your instructions. Hard Drive Disappears From Bios Zack • March 20th, 2013 at 7:17 am Dear James, Recently, Iā€™m experience power interruption during copying my file into hard drive.

James JH • January 14th, 2013 at 5:15 pm Will do - thanks! Hard Drive Disappeared Windows 10 You might mention this in your guide if you can edit it, up to you though. Any clues to help ? https://www.eightforums.com/drivers-hardware/60473-secondary-internal-hdd-disappearing-wake-sleep.html So I clicked enter and chose "write" to write the partition table.

Thank you so much! External Hard Drive Disappears And Reappears James Ben • March 20th, 2013 at 5:45 am I am unable to enable SMART I get the error message "Cannot enable SMART Mandatory SMART command failed. I've swapped SATA cables, ports on the motherboard, power connectors.... I was surprised to check my my series folder only to find that the files had dissapeared.

Hard Drive Disappeared Windows 10

Home Data Recovery Hard Drive Recovery service Seagate Western Digital Samsung Hitachi - HGST Toshiba Fujitsu Maxtor Apple Macintosh USB Hard Drives Unrecoverable Drives Solid State Drive Mobile Device Recovery iPads https://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/86656-hard-drive-disappears-randomly.html ange • February 21st, 2013 at 8:21 am Hi, i think i have a similar problem but its shown differently on my laptop (when it first switches on it goes to Secondary Hard Drive Disappears Let me know if I'm misunderstanding the question šŸ™‚ James Melissa • February 3rd, 2013 at 1:26 am I didn't have the FATA32 like you have shown after the quick search, Hard Drive Disappears Until Reboot I also have the same problem of my HD (Seagate 1TB external) being converted to RAW format.

Help appreciated. http://webcomputerrepair.com/hard-drive/hard-drive-disappears-windows-10.html Try Disk Health. 2. Controller, 4. Through a 3rd party piece of software or Windows explorer? Hard Drive Disappears Randomly

  1. Testdisk shows it as still being NTFS, but with this FAT16 issue popping up during deeper search.
  2. monitoring turned on for both the drive and the controller.
  3. wt should i do suggest me.
  4. You can try a new sata cable, as it was suggested by Intel in one fix I found.
  5. I don't want the files on it, I just want it to be functional again.
  6. Thank you!!

I have a 4GB USB flash drive that is being read as RAW in Windows. Thanks for your extended and extra suggestions. Needless to say, I immediately did a back up of the data files. šŸ˜‰ Stagz • March 3rd, 2013 at 4:56 pm Well all went well after deep scan. have a peek at these guys Thanks for blogging!

The partition size is 931GB, which is normal. Hard Drive Disappears After A Few Minutes I searched the internet and ran into the command "fsck". To my knowledge there is no virus that calls you before they delete files.

I hope you can help me. šŸ™ I have my whole life on it.

Could be that TestDisk doesn't work with 3TB hard drives? it worked perfectly! brodie "diabolus scies" Ars Legatus Legionis et Subscriptor Tribus: Echo Base Registered: Dec 4, 2000Posts: 44023 Posted: Thu Jan 10, 2013 3:21 pm Cool, thanks for all the advice.Now I get Hard Drive Keeps Disappearing Windows 7 I'm very blonde.

Darkseid "Let there be Bacon." Ars Legatus Legionis Registered: Mar 26, 1999Posts: 19145 Posted: Tue Jan 15, 2013 5:51 am Ive had a few case fans do that, mostly when Ive Ask ! But at least this way, you can keep the hard drive from cluttering up your otherwise clean desktop space. check my blog From there you can navigate to the location that you wish to copy the recovered files to. (If you have any difficulty navigating, let us know.) When you are inside the

I've seen a few 600W PSUs on sale lately... So back to Linux I went, and I only had to go as far as Quick Search to see all my folders. i have tried changing the usb box and cable but nothing happening. James admin • March 25th, 2013 at 9:12 pm Steph I want to add that when you run TestDisk and get to the screen where you select QUICK SEARCH there is

And if yes, did you use as keyword the name of the missing files? Basically theyre running everything on the rails in series, rather than better psus which run in parallel.Theres are multiple good reasons not to cheap out on your psu, this is just admin • January 16th, 2013 at 8:40 pm Hi DianeNemea It is too difficult to assist with a repair in the blog comments but from what you've posted so far, it Greatly appreciated!

Gnits Oct 26, 2016 Can you copy the catalog to another drive and check if A. I know that this is not the right thread but as I searched for the whole day and I don't even have a sleep just to find the solution for this. Hoping you have the time to help with this. I did still followed through with the "quick search" and everything but it just continue to "Read error at xxxxxxxx/0/1 (lba=xxxxx)" and i left it run till 100% for hours (because

I have a Buffalo HD-PCTU3 1Tb external hard drive. continuum Moderator et Subscriptor Tribus: California Registered: Jul 1, 1999Posts: 79798 Posted: Sun Jun 24, 2012 7:42 pm Quote:. I click on it compulsively whenever I pass my cursor over it. DianeNemea • January 16th, 2013 at 8:28 am I am currently running the ‘quick search' but it is very slow. "Disk /dev/sdd - 1000 GB / 931 GiB - CHS 953869

So if that drive disappears again, I could conceivably unplug it from the motherboard and plug it back in, and see if it shows back up? Can I use it with my laptop? I would right click on the drive and it would tell me it had 100gigs of data yet when I select all the files and go to the properties it is I will definitely return.| thnx November 30, 2015 5:51 pm Reply # thnx this worked Abdul February 3, 2016 6:13 am Reply # I have tried this trick, but it show

Thanks in advance. Did something happen to the hard drive when it stopped working that may have deleted the missing files/folders.