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External Hard Drive Not Formatted

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#1 Dogman1313


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Posted 08 March 2007 - 02:33 PM

Good Morning
I have an external HD that when hooked up on my home computer it says HD not recgonized . On my work computer it says the drive is not formatted. It is hooked up USB. Both are on XP. I would like to get the stored info that is on the drive off. The info was put on this drive by both computers.
please Help

Moderator Edit: Moved topic to more appropriate forum and edited topic title for clarity. ~ Animal

Edited by Animal, 08 March 2007 - 02:40 PM.

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#2 stevealmighty


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Posted 09 March 2007 - 09:09 PM

What's the name brand of the drive (model number, size etc. etc.)? Have you tried going to the manufactures web sites and getting a diagnostic tool? You can check this link HERE for different manufacturers diagnostic tools.

Let us know if this helps and we'll go from there. :thumbsup:
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