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Maxtor OneTouch II 250GB Dir. Corrupted

I have a Maxtor OneTouch II 250GB Dir. that only has about 50 GB of total use, part of it being the One Touch auto backup and three folders of manual My Documents backup. Most of the backups were accomplished in the last two days and following this activity the files were all visable and accessable, and then later in the evening another auto backup was run and following this shut down and later restarted to show the grand success of the backup operation only to find that the disk directory letter F: was visible but that the directory was corrupted and the file were not visible. With the disk manager, you see the F: and the disk size of 233 GB, healthy, but no files. ??? How do I fix this issue?
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Mike

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I had this same problem today!
Here's what heppened...
I had created a new folder, copying all my music from my mp3 player to it. After about 2 GB of copying, it stopped and stated the corrupt data error. So i freaked out and tried everything i could think of, but right now, in my seepy stupor i tried the one thig thats the most obvious. I just dragged the folder to the trashcan, and BAM... Problem solved!
Hope this helps?!? =D

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Same thing has happened to me but with the one touch USB 500Gb Drive.

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