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How to open usb without formatting ?

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#1 ajnabeejee


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Posted 01 May 2010 - 03:32 AM

I am working on Windows XP SP 2.

I plugged the usb into my computer, it shows the error of formatting.

I can't format the usb, because i have very important data in usb.

How can i open my usb without formattting....?

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#2 noknojon


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Posted 01 May 2010 - 05:53 AM

Is the error because you have XP SP2 and the data is from XP SP3 or later -
Update to XP SP3 and go to Microsoft updates to make sure you have All the required updates -

Thank You - :thumbsup:

#3 Layback Bear

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Posted 09 May 2010 - 02:42 PM

I like noknojon highly recommend updating to SP-3 for security reasons mainly. Do a defrag when your done.

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