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Windows 7: Partition disappeared while in use... now shows as free space?

20 Oct 2012   #1
Swapnilsaxena

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Partition disappeared while in use... now shows as free space?

Hello,,in my lenevo laptop I had 4 drives, but Partition disappeared while in use... now shows as free space??? How to recover my data....


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20 Oct 2012   #2
whs
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24 Jan 2014   #3
jonnyhotchkiss

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Did you have any success?

I've just booted to discover a 40Gig partition is now free space.

Prior to this I used Perfect Disk to boot defrag another partition. The operation was a success.. Last thing late last night I had an OS crash (blank screen after no use, couldn't recover so had to hard power down, not sure if that's when the data went)....

Running remo recover first.. Any info very welcome, I don't know why the data's disappeared, I don't even know exactly what was on there, and have no backup

Thanks for any insights
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