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Windows 7: external drive HELP need please

21 Nov 2011   #41
carlnw1975

win 7 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by essenbe View Post
I'm still here too. I thought if we got a drive letter assigned, it would make it recognize the partition. Guess I was wrong. It appears writhziden is having better ideas than me. Hope it works, but I will be here and try to help if I can.
you`ve been a massive help too, so a big thank you too yourself too. like i put it`s gonna take 14 hours to complete so it`ll be tomoz when i get back with the results just wish there was a quicker way of sorting it. oh well if it works it`ll be worth the wait


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21 Nov 2011   #42
writhziden

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit
 
 

Did you install partition wizard or partition recovery?
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21 Nov 2011   #43
carlnw1975

win 7 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by writhziden View Post
Did you install partition wizard or partition recovery?
yeah installed them but waiting to see what happens with minitool power data recovery
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21 Nov 2011   #44
writhziden

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by carlnw1975 View Post
yeah installed them but waiting to see what happens with minitool power data recovery
Did you get the free version or paid version? As I understand it, the free version will only recover 1 GB, so you may have to scan again after buying it.
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22 Nov 2011   #45
carlnw1975

win 7 64bit
 
 

SUCCESS!!!!!!! ended up using iCare data recovery software and using the format recovery option. took a while as my dive is a 1TB but it did the job and all file on the drive have now been recovered.
so i just like to say a massive thanks to all who have helped with there input and ideas on solving my problem
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22 Nov 2011   #46
carlnw1975

win 7 64bit
 
 

external drive HELP need please-you_guys_rock.gif


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22 Nov 2011   #47
writhziden

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit
 
 

I am very glad you were able to recover your data! That is awesome.
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22 Nov 2011   #48
essenbe

Windows 7 Enterprise X64/Windows 10 Enterprise X64/Windows 10 Pro X64/Linux Mint
 
 

Great job. Glad we could help. Congratulations on all the hard work.
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22 Nov 2011   #49
seavixen32

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

Although my input was minimal I'm delighted to hear your problem has been solved.

We have some great people on WSF who when helping others really appreciate the effort that you as the thread starter have also put in to resolve your problem.

Well done.
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22 Nov 2011   #50
essenbe

Windows 7 Enterprise X64/Windows 10 Enterprise X64/Windows 10 Pro X64/Linux Mint
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by seavixen32 View Post
Although my input was minimal I'm delighted to hear your problem has been solved.

We have some great people on WSF who when helping others really appreciate the effort that you as the thread starter have also put in to resolve your problem.

Well done.
+1 Exactly
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