data recovery

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    External Drive Suddenly Recognized as CD

    My external drive (WD Passport Ultra) was suddenly recognized as CD. I've been using it for years now and this is the first time this has happened. It was working just fine the previous day.The data could no longer be accessed. I read up online that I should use programs to try recovering the...
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    Data recovery from HDD

    I was trying to take backup to an external hard drive and in order to do that, I tried to convert into to APFS format and something went wrong. However, I need data which is on it. Can anyone help recover it? What do I do?
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    Solved Time Machine Backup File Not Opening

    Hello, I recently deleted a few files from my Macbook Pro which has Time Machine backup, I restore the data from there, but now it’s opening. I don’t know is it corrupted or any other problem, How do I get back my files back in original condition? I am using macOS Catalina 10.15. Any...
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    Directories and Files on HDD no longer visible

    Recently I performed a clean install of Windows 10 on my PC. All of my Data was on a separate Storage HDD, which I thought I would be able to access after the install. I had disconnected the said drive so that the data wouldn't be lost or wiped during the install. The drive consisted mainly...
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    Accidentally lost wife's entire hard drive

    So I wanted to be helpful and install an SSD in my wife's laptop to decrease startup time. Boy, do I regret that. I borrowed my friend's BlacX Duet deck to clone her HDD onto a brand new SSD. I have no idea how it happened, but somehow as I was putzing around with the deck, the drives, and the...
  6. whatname

    1TB internal drive containing all data suddenly 'unallocated'

    Hello and thanks for reading. This drive doesn't show up in Win 10 Windows Exporer. It shows up in Disk Management as Unallocated. An I/O error started displaying as I was attempting to save some midi files to the disk. There is a lot of advice about this problem around the net, some of it...
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    WD hard drive recovery options

    Hey guys. I'm trying to help my buddy out of a bit of a jam. His hard drive has crashed and he has several years of pictures that are now lost. Tons of family pics of his kids and stuff. I've already given him the talk about backing things up but for now recovery is what we are hoping for. The...
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    Chance to get video back

    Hello, about two years ago i deleted a video and I'm wondering what my chances are of getting the video back. Because it is quite a while ago i'm not sure if I already had my new laptop or not. In the first case, the video was uploaded onto a windows computer and almost immediately deleted. It...
  9. Anquestory

    Where can I find paid support for Knoppix?

    I am in the process of patenting a process to restore access to crashed computer hard drives for purposes of recovering data with which I recommend using Knoppix. I am not comfortable that I can provide adequate support, so I will be creating a user's forum on LinkedIn, but want to have a paid...
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    Please help if you can; data recovery ?

    Ok so in not very tech savvy. I had a tablet that had a ruined screen so my somewhat tech savvy buddy (who is not available as he is currently overseas) who removed its hard drive? And gave me a cord that he said would connect it to my PC so I could recover the data (namely my videos and...
  11. LegolasDImir

    Partition problem

    I am working on a Windows 10 computer that when you go to boot it you can login but something is making it run so slow it won't even boot in safe mode. So I unplug the hard drive and used used a bridge to plug it into another computer to run a malware scan. But the drive will not Mount. If I use...
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    Windows Did Not Start-up Correctly

    Hi. I need to retain the files on my computer because they are very important to me. If I can get my computer back to working condition that would be best. My computer is an HP Envy model 15t-k000 laptop that runs Windows 10 x64. It was working normally when I left for a break and returned and...
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    6gb file gone

    Hello. Big problem here, I cloned my hard to an external one and then tried to open Google drive folder on it and it didn't work. Then I put in the external hard and accessed the folder, found my files and then made the huge mistake of cut paste it into the public folder (of my actual hard). So...
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    Deleted File Recovery...! :( :( Please Help ME

    I had a file which is larger than 35 gigabytes and recently it was deleted and I want to recover that file So I have tried some recovery apps like stellar phoenix and ease us it didn't work out, so the file extension is .flka which is a folder lock file so my question is is it possible to...
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    External HDD Data Recovery (Corrupt Master File Table)

    Hello, I have run into a big problem on my External HDD. I can't access it, it tells me "The Disk Structure is Corrupt And Unreadable" After a bit of digging around I found out the Master File Table is corrupt. I've tried a few Data Recovery Programs over the last few days and I had a bit of...
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    My Phone Was Stolen How do I move My stuff to A Tablet.

    Need to get my Into my apps on a stolen frozen phone Then move it to my tablet.
  17. armaan8014

    WD ext hard disk suddenly not detected, shows up in devices

    Hello My WD external hard disk is not showing up in My Computer, its light is continuously on (not blinking) but it shows up in the control panel -> Devices and printers. At one point the led light had begun to blink normally, and that is when it showed up in devices and printers with the...
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    Data retrival via usb NexStar Tx enclosure showing 2 drives

    I am attempting to retrieve document files and photo files. Situation: The power supply went out on my windows 7 box, so I bought Nexstar Tx HD enclosure for 3.5"sata 6gps hdd. Note: I do not know what I am doing. I plugged the windows 7 Seagate sata 3.5 Barracuda 7200.12, 250 gb into the...
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    Lost data on linux installation

    Yesterday I installed Elementary OS over lubuntu. While asked for option to select partition for installation I selected "Delete all apps and data on lubuntu and install" and this formatted my whole hdd and made into one single block of 150gb. I know I should have seleced the custom option but...
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    Computer starts, blank screen. Desperate for help!

    COMPUTER DETAILS: HP Envy 34" All in One, model 1039801 Windows 10 2tb 5400 RPM SATA and 128 SSD 16 gig Memory No optical drive 4x USB 3.0, 3x USB 2.0, 1x HDMI out, 1x Combination Microphone / Headphone Jack, 1x Media Card Reader I woke up yesterday and my 6 month old computer boots to a...