I am asked to format my external hard disk ? Tags: Hard Drives Connection Format Storage Last response: February 1, 2011 7:00 PM in Storage Share summermaple February 1, 2011 11:31:58 AM Hello,i got a prob now..my external hard disk got my impt files and data. but after i connect to my pc, i cannot open it and it asked me to format it..but i cant do it, if not i will lose everthing..what can i do and may i know why it happens? More about : asked format external hard disk FreeDataRecovery a b G Storage February 1, 2011 7:00:45 PM Try it on another computer. You may have lost your partitioning info. You can restore it with Testdisk. http://www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/TestDisk m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedToshiba external hard disk is detected but shows empty and asks to format i have Forum external Hard disk asking for format Forum External Hard Disk asking to format.... Forum External Hard Disk asking to format VERBATIM 1TB Forum External Hard Disk asking to format.... Forum External hard disk asking for format Forum Toshiba external hard disk is detected but shows empty and asks to format i have Forum I am trying to format the hard disk but it is asking to install the drivers Forum Why am i asked to format hard drive Forum MY HARD DISK IS RIGHT PROTECTED, AM ASKED TO REMOVE THE RIGHT PROTECTION Forum SolvedFormat disk error with external hard disk Forum cant see the option to open my external hard disk..but after removing hard disk it says to format it b4 use.. i dont wanna loo Forum I am not able to format my external hard drive, it throws Cyclic redundancy error every time i try for? Forum How to format a write protect WD external hard drive/disk Forum SolvedDropped 1TB seagate external hard drive. Now it is asking me to format. Help! Forum External Hard Drive isnt working, asks to format Forum SolvedHi, anyone can help me to get the data in my external hard disk without formatting? Forum i have to format my external hard disk, but cant made a back up of the files Forum Toshiba 1TB Hard Drive asking to format disk. Forum My 1 TB external hard disk not getting accessed and not getting format by windows xp and 7 too please help Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !