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Hard disk repair

My hard disk with 40 gb is not getting formatted . the message as indicated by the OS is ' unable to access ths hard disk. kindly guide me in the matter if the hard disk is completely destroyed or can it be somehow repaired ? if yes , how?
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  • Anonymous Oct 06, 2008

    my hard disk with 40 gb is not getting formatted . the message as indicated by the OS is ' unable to access ths hard...

  • mchaitu_2007 Jan 28, 2009

    my 40gb hard disk is not gettng formatted and the os cannot access the hard disk and is showing a blue screen error.

  • asfand yaar Mar 20, 2009

    i have problem my 40gb seagate hard drive.some bad sectors in my hard drive.now please tell me how can i repair my hard drive and hows i use again my hard drive?please give me answer my problem.

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If the Chkdsk/f doesn't do anything for you then it is possible that you will need to look at getting a new HDD. If it is damaged it is unlikely you will be able to repair it.

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Is it an external hard disk and does it get detected by windows.. if so try chkdsk /f on the disk.

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