Harddrive dead?

Discussion in 'PC Hardware' started by starfox, Jul 20, 2011.

  1. starfox

    starfox MDL Novice

    Jun 10, 2008
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    Hi,

    I'm having a big problem here...
    Today a start my computer and something happened to my external hardrive, lost the name and all files and directories are no longer available and they all have crazy names like "(¯ƒd╬ê.ôl".
    At last it turn iself from NTFS to FAT32...
    That's where i have my bacupks, so a lot of data in it, please don't tell me i 've lost everything, so what can i do to restore it to his previous state?
    Thanks
    starfox
     
  2. starfox

    starfox MDL Novice

    Jun 10, 2008
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    :)
    Hi again,
    No luck with recuva, but with GetDataBack for NTFS i've got everything back:bananajoj2:
    Thanks for your help.
     
  3. nestsoft

    nestsoft MDL Novice

    Aug 1, 2011
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    GetDataBack for NTFS may help u
     
  4. cage

    cage MDL Novice

    Sep 30, 2009
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    GetDataBack can work wonders. It has for me in the past.
     
  5. HongManBrock

    HongManBrock MDL Novice

    Feb 24, 2011
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    I use this tool all the time, really worth to buy.
     
  6. sh00reg

    sh00reg MDL Novice

    Aug 30, 2011
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    Just before you begin restoring, if you have space on other HDD, I would make a drive image of corrupted drive - just in case something goes wrong during restoration process...