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Backup unrecognized hard drive

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#1 Galiima


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Posted 13 June 2014 - 11:35 PM


My external hard drive become inaccessible. Now it is shown as a raw partition.
I have one corrupted 1 TB hard drive and one empty 2 TB another hard drive.

I have read about 5 topics related recovering raw partitions and will aplly the solutions.


I want to backup corrupted one on empty one and working on backup.

How can I do it?



Edited by Galiima, 13 June 2014 - 11:36 PM.

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#2 Frozwire


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Posted 14 June 2014 - 12:21 AM

You can try to use Easeus Todo Backup or image the drive using ddrescue in Linux. This tutorial might help you on how-to-clone-a-disk-with-ddrescue.

Edited by Frozwire, 14 June 2014 - 12:23 AM.

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#3 Galiima

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Posted 15 June 2014 - 09:17 AM

Thanks Frozwire

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