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SmartDisk FireFly 20 GB crashed The disk won't read.

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  • David Dusky Apr 05, 2007

    System asks me if I want to format the disk. So the USB hard drive is being recognized, it just can't be read.

  • David Dusky Apr 05, 2007

    Is there any HD software specific to this disk which can could help repair it?

  • bluearc80 Dec 27, 2008

    I would like to recover data if possible. What software program(s) do you recommend trying? Incidentally, When I plug the drive in, it is not read and the light flashes intermittently. Thanks.

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What to do depends on what was stored on the drive. If you need to recover data bad enough I would recommend shipping the drive to a professional data recovery service. Doing anything dramatically decreases the chances of recovering all of your data. If its worth a try but not much money there are several programs you can buy (not Symantec) that may be able to recover your data but there is no guarantee. Let us know which way you want to go and we?ll pick up there.

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