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Windows 7: Seagate 500GB HD showing 2TB, Unknown, Unallocated, Read Only Bad disk

25 Dec 2014   #1
goneboy

Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 
 
Seagate 500GB HD showing 2TB, Unknown, Unallocated, Read Only Bad disk

Hi.
I have a Seagate Goflex 500GB external hard disk. When I connect it to my laptop, it doesn't appear in my computer, and I have attached the screenshots of Disk Management and MiniTool Partition Wizard.
The hard disk is behaving this way when I removed it from my laptop while it was copying a file.


Seagate 500GB HD showing 2TB, Unknown, Unallocated, Read Only Bad disk-untitled.png



I do not need any data. I just want my hard disk to start working again.
Please help. Thanks in advance! High hopes!




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25 Dec 2014   #2
DavidE

Multi-Boot W7_Pro_x64 W8.1_Pro_x64 W10_Pro_x64
 
 

Try using SeaTools for DOS to see if it can see and fix the HD.
Here is a tutorial by Arc:
SeaTools for DOS and Windows - How to Use
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25 Dec 2014   #3
goneboy

Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 
 

It didn't do anything. It said that the hard disk was not found.

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