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large folder missing on external hardisk

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by adrianzy, Mar 9, 2012.

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  1. adrianzy

    adrianzy Thread Starter

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    Hi,

    Yesterday i copied a large folder 51gb into my external hardisk and I used windows 7. One file name was too long and I was prompted. I selected skip file. I remember seeing the folder in my hardisk after copy. But no longer there today. the space still occupied tried using programs like pci recovery. not found.
    The folder has many work files. please help;
     
  2. marbski

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    try to used power data recovery....download it.....
     
  3. ThePCguy95

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    Yes, try using a recovery software, but keep in mind that data you don't have two or more copies of is data you don't care about.
     
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