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Windows 7: -HUGE PROBLEM- Virus uninstalled harddrive

10 Feb 2010   #1
CommandoBob

Windows 8 Professional x64
 
 
-HUGE PROBLEM- Virus uninstalled harddrive

In my previous topic i told you about that there were no partitions showing in Computer Management.

So i decided to check out my device manager, and i didn't saw my HARDDRIVE!

What i gotta do now?

I don't have system restore points.


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10 Feb 2010   #2
Jonathan_King

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Is the drive recognized in your BIOS?
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10 Feb 2010   #3
CommandoBob

Windows 8 Professional x64
 
 

Yes.
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10 Feb 2010   #4
CommandoBob

Windows 8 Professional x64
 
 

I forgot to tell, i can't re-install Windows. Since the installation detects no hard-drive paritations.
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10 Feb 2010   #5
Jonathan_King

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

What brand hard drive do you have? See if the manufacturer provides any diagnostic software.
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10 Feb 2010   #6
Tews

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

Boot into safe mode/command prompt and format your hard drive, this will remove any trace of a possible virus, then reinstall....
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10 Feb 2010   #7
CommandoBob

Windows 8 Professional x64
 
 

SAMSUNG HD753LJ (S13UJDWQ809144) 750GB

I opened diagnostic tools but it showed a command prompt for less then a second and closed.
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10 Feb 2010   #8
Jonathan_King

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Try right-clicking and running as administrator.
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10 Feb 2010   #9
CommandoBob

Windows 8 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Jonathan_King View Post
Try right-clicking and running as administrator.
Same problem, i appreciate your help.
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10 Feb 2010   #10
Jonathan_King

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Can you see the disk in GParted, or another third-party partition manager?
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