Repair information on hard drives or hard disks. Hard drives are magnetic data storage devices. They are used in most desktop, laptop, and server due to their low cost and high data density.

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How can I recover data from undetected hard drive?


Can anyone eloaborate what are the cases a hard drive not recognized by the sysytem and is there any way how to recover data from undetected hard drive?

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If you can't see it you can't recover it. If you tell us what it is and where, what operating system, how it is formatted we might be able to make some suggestions for recovery

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Hello There,

A hard drive not recognized due to physical and logical damage.

- Any damage in the head, platters, firmware etc.

- Power surge

- Safely not removed can be one of the cause

- USB Port is not ok etc.

In the logical case, data can be recovered from software. But if the hard drive is not recognized that means you have to compromise with your data.

But you can check once with data recovery experts.

Note - Check that your hard disk is visible in Disk Management or not?

Hope it will help you!!

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I think you should have made the partition changes from inside Windows, which would allow you to shrink the partition, and create a second from the free space. 

Or, install an NTFS driver for Mac OS to allow writing to NTFS. 

Or copy the contents to your HFS+ volume as Mac can read NTFS just fine. 

ONLY copy, should be a clue to move files to another hard drive before making partition changes and to edit, at least to me. Only copy, as you are wiping out primary hard drive as well. 

And you can try data recovery software like uflysoft.

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