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I have 500 gig usb drive and all info vanished.When I plug in in it appears to be totally unformatted.

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Hi,
What do you mean by totally unformatted ?
You should consider using a data recovery software. GetDataBack and Zero Assumption Recovery are one of the best software doing that but they are commercial product. You can use free recovery software but they are not so good.
Do you use the "Unplug securely the flash disk" every time you unplug your Usb drive ? Failing to do so can cause troubles like you have.

GetDataBack: http://www.runtime.org/
Zero Assumption Recovery: http://www.z-a-recovery.com/
A free recovery software link: http://free-backup.info/

Posted on Sep 21, 2008

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