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#1 of 3 OFFLINE   Novel

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Posted June 06 2013 - 03:35 AM

I have a hard drive 500 GB SATA  Seagate , which is not detected i want my data which is approx 30 GB pls help !

how can i recover my data. :huh:



#2 of 3 OFFLINE   Paul Pratt

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Posted June 06 2013 - 06:37 AM

Make sure the drive is registered in bios. you also need to make sure your master boot record is intact. Sometimes placing your windows disc inside the computer, booting from it and promting for a repair can fix this problem.


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#3 of 3 OFFLINE   Dave Upton

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Posted June 06 2013 - 07:35 AM

If you still can't recover your data after looking into the BIOS - do not do anything else, as you may damage the data you're trying to recover.

 

You can take the machine to a local computer store where they can extract any data from the drive for you and put it on an external disk.

Many many people try to reinstall windows or use a recovery option, which actually wipes out their data.






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