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Portable hard disk corrupted

Needs advise to retrieve my data in my portable hard disk. Good to have freeware software. I use wd120 gb (WDC WD12 00BEVE-00WZT0 USB DEVICE). thanks.

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  • Anonymous Jul 31, 2008

    i had the same problem

  • akshaykansal Aug 23, 2008

    When I use my HItachi portable hard disk in my computer, it recognises it but it doesn't open the hard disk and says 'H:\ drive is not accessible. The drive is corrupted and is unreadable'. Please help me solve the problem as I want to recover my data in the hard disk as it is very important to me.

  • switchgear12 Dec 10, 2008

    i also have the same problem.
    I have 2 partitions on my hitachi 80GB portable hardisk.
    One of the partition is accessible but wen i try to open the other it says unreadable or currupted.

    Plz help

  • Gerson War
    Gerson War May 11, 2010

    does it power on and just the PC wont detect it or it does not power on at all?

  • gaurav Oct 27, 2012

    if data is unreadable we are doomed but my question is that after this suitation still we can use our external hard disk

  • gaurav Oct 27, 2012

    or can we create or have some software which helps us to securely open hard drive and then exit

  • gaurav Oct 27, 2012

    can we create partion in external hard drive



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Try chkdsk /f <drive>

Posted on Aug 31, 2008


You are fuked. no data forget about it

Posted on Sep 19, 2008


Dear FixYa Team,

exactly it was say:

J:\is not accessible
The file or directory is corrupted and unreadable

Thank you for your support.

Posted on Jul 07, 2008

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