hard drive gone crazy Tags: Hard Drives Quick Format Storage Last response: December 13, 2007 11:03 PM in Storage Share mikenothing December 13, 2007 9:41:53 PM well, i was running out of space so got a new samsung 750gb, arrived today. i did a quick format, which i have done before with new drives without issue. i began copying files over to the new drive, which went fine, i copied maybe 80gb across. but now the drive is reading as unformatted, with 100% free space. im confused and irritated. i tried to view the disk with pc inspector file recovery, but it didnt show any files. anyone seen this ? have any suggestions ? know of any free software that can fix this ? would be really helpful More about : hard drive crazy boner December 13, 2007 10:33:32 PM well.... what you can do is reformat the drive with full format! mikenothing December 13, 2007 11:03:52 PM well, i really want to get the data back that i saved to it, rather than format it ....... i thought that was obvious .... :\ Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHard Disk Gone Crazy ForumLaptop Hard Drives...am I crazy ? ForumSaudi Arabia: GPU for new build, crazy prices ForumAll Data Suddenly Gone ForumWhy have hard drive prices gone up so much recently ForumFolders gone from external hard drive ForumShutting down without warning, driving me crazy !! ForumNeed Help - Power Supply Noise Driving Me Crazy !! ForumCrazy Boot Up Characters in Windows Xp ForumHD 5870 The Witcher 2 going crazy on me... ForumNvidia SLI Option Gone After Updating Drivers ForumCDRW Drive Gone Crazy ForumI need help !! 8800gts 512 gone crazy ForumMy HDD gone crazy ForumBasic workstation am crazy to want to use a matx or itx board? ForumHeeeelp ntfs.sys and BSOD drive me crazy !! ForumFirst SSD advice? ForumSuggestions for External Drive Enclosure with no Spin Down Problems ? ForumUrgent Question: WHICH HARD DRIVE CONFIGURATION IS BEST FOR MY SERVER? ForumIDE DVD writer and SATA hard drive????? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !