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I have a 1GB file that is corrupted and I want to fix it?

I want to save the file but i cant move, copy, or compress it because the "file is corrupted or unreadable". I found the problem when attempting a defrag job. whats the best way to save the file?
Its on an usb external HD. Its an archival file from a DVD build job. its a .VOB file.
is this just the first file of many that are corrupted, are there more?
i tried renaming it. (while leaving myself a .txt to explain it later if i ever need to access it in the future)

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  • gresham1111 Feb 01, 2009

    um.. whats a pen drive, or are you being funny

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The best way to solve this issue is by
formatting the pen drive.
thanks..

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