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Hello, I have a 500 GB Toshiba External Hardrive USB HDD USB Device; when trying to access my files I get the following: I get a pop up window telling me that I need to ''Reformat the disk in the drive before I can use it''; I don't want to do this because if I do, I will loose all my data; when I cancel, I then get the following pop up: The ''drive is not accessible'' and ''Data error (cyclic redundancy check).'' How can one resolve the above issue; thanks!

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Try using windows or other utility application like tuneup utilities to check and correct drive errors

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