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Windows 7: Only 3.86GB of 2TB HDD can be seen on Disk Management.

21 Apr 2015   #11
jumanji

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit
 
 

I know it is the same problem. That is why I referred you to that thread.

Did you drop the drive? No answer.

Did you run Partition Wizard? How does it show in PW? Did it show the drive as Read only and Bad Disk? You did not answer. Post a screenshot. Just saying you ran PW does not help.

Details of the drive asked? You never furnished.

Did you run manufacturer's disk Diagnostics? No answer

If your disk has gone bad as the OP found out in that thread even a live Linux can't do anything.

So first go ahead and test your drive with Manufacturer's Diagnostic utility.


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21 Apr 2015   #12
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Here is a selection. Find Gparted in Linux. That is the equivalent to Disk Management in Windows.

https://www.linux.com/learn/tutorial...linux-live-cds
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22 Apr 2015   #13
ShoTTaS

Windows 7 Pro 32bit
 
 

Here are the needed info sir,

The Drive hasn't been dropped. - It was plugged to the server when it dies.

Attached is the Screen Shot of PW and the Manufacturers Diagnostic Utility.

HDD is a Seagate 2TB , External HDD, Model #: SRD0SD0


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Only 3.86GB of 2TB HDD can be seen on Disk Management.-pw.jpg   Only 3.86GB of 2TB HDD can be seen on Disk Management.-longgen.jpg  
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22 Apr 2015   #14
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

See wheather the Seatools can fix it. Search | Seagate
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22 Apr 2015   #15
ShoTTaS

Windows 7 Pro 32bit
 
 

Already did it sir,

i run the long generic, it found 200 errors.

Snipped photo above.

Long Generic - FAIL
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22 Apr 2015   #16
TVeblen

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 64 Bit Home Premium SP1
 
 

Not looking good. That looks like one dead drive.
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 Only 3.86GB of 2TB HDD can be seen on Disk Management.




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