Gratitude recovering parts on too big a disk

How to use TestDisk to recover lost partition
Forum rules
When asking for technical support:
- Search for posts on the same topic before posting a new question.
- Give clear, specific information in the title of your post.
- Include as many details as you can, MOST POSTS WILL GET ONLY ONE OR TWO ANSWERS.
- Post a follow up with a "Thank you" or "This worked!"
- When you learn something, use that knowledge to HELP ANOTHER USER LATER.
Before posting, please read https://www.cgsecurity.org/testdisk.pdf
Post Reply
Message
Author
FlyingFrisian
Posts: 1
Joined: 03 Jan 2016, 13:35

Gratitude recovering parts on too big a disk

#1 Post by FlyingFrisian » 03 Jan 2016, 13:45

Recently lost partitions on my 3TB drive (ST3000DM001-1ER166 ATA Device
)due to power problems.
Drive is in my (older) pc-board wich does not recognise 3TB disks. Yet I was able to use most part of the disk.
I very patiently ran testdisk, after windows told me to format the unsupprorted drive.
Managed to recover the partitions.
I am SOOO happy.

Thanks for this FREE saviour.

Sponsored links

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 6 guests