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External hard drive -help please?

Hi. I have a 200gb maxtor external hard drive. (with heaps of music files on it) I leave it switched off when im not using it. All of a sudden for no known reason I get this message when I switch it on "Drive is corrupted and unreadable". I've rebooted, switced it off and on again, defraged et. but no luck. Any ideas please ?

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Have you checked it on other pc ? If yes then your hard disk is corrupted you lost partition information but dont worry u can retrieve your data by getbackdata for NTSF. Its able to retrieve about 98% of data or other is Acronis Disc Direct Suite, the same reliable and really working tool to restore information. It really restored ALL files in lost partition
After using these tools just format your hardisk and it will work dont worry

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