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WD MyPassPort 320 GB partially dead after an attempt to make it Win8 recovery drive.

A few days ago I purchased Lenovo Z500 and my dealer adviced my to make a recovery drive of my laptop. I had a spare WD PASSPORT 320GB external HDD so I attempted to make it recovery drive. Win 8 formatted it to 32GB and making of recovery drive was unsuccessful. Now i can use only 32 GB space of my HDD. Properties shows that HDD's capacity is only 32GB. HELP NEEDED ASAP.

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Maybe you can try to format it to see if you can get the space back. But one thing important is that you may need to backup your files first. If not, you may lose them. Or you may try some file recovery tool after you format your drive. This may be help, I've try it, workable. Hope it can help and hope you can get back your 320G back.

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