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Hard drive files recovery

I have a problem with my HDD. In my PC, old HDD is corrupted and i cannot access my files. i install windows on second HD and it is now master. i set old one like slave. when i try to bring windows up, first i have to check bad HD,and then i can start windows, but i have to wait to much. when i start windows, i cannot access my files on corrupted HD. is it possible to recover files from corrupted HD and how?

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  • djole54 Mar 11, 2008

    No, it is not mechanical damaged, i tried to access with some DOS tool (readntfs) and it is works.i can pick some data up. but it is very slow.is there something faster?

  • djole54 Mar 11, 2008

    no, it is report status BAD

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If the drives internal mechanics have failed then theres not much to do. You can try to take it to a professional datarecovery.

It will cost you.

Posted on Mar 11, 2008

  • Ekse Mar 11, 2008

    if its Very very slow then the drive is failing, does smart report good status?



    There are a few programs witch can recover data but most of them arent free.

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