Can you retrieve files from a broken external hard drive Tags: Hard Drives External Hard Drive Storage Last response: October 13, 2011 1:43 PM in Storage Share dannyhillman October 13, 2011 6:08:38 AM I have dropped my external hard drive on a tiled floor.When I plug the hard drive in now my computer sees the hard drive but when I click into it it tells me that it needs formatting. Can I retrieve the files that were on the drive and how? More about : retrieve files broken external hard drive yasir siddiqui October 13, 2011 8:09:38 AM Don't format, attach your external hdd with internal hdd and use this software. I hope you will be get all your data back.. GetDataBack V4.21 http://www.runtime.org/data-recovery-software.htm m 0 l dannyhillman October 13, 2011 1:43:42 PM Many thanks I'll give it a go now m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources The USB port on my external hard drive is broken. Is there a way to retrieve my files? Forum How to retrieve information from a broken external hard drive Forum Retrieve Files from External Hard Drive Hitachi XL2000 Forum Retrieve files from wiped external hard drive Forum How to retrieve files from external hard drive with input output errors Forum How to retrieve files transferred to an unformatted external hard drive Forum BROKEN FILES on external hard drive Forum Get files on a broken external hard drive Forum Retrieving files from external hard drive or pc after moving them. Forum Retrieving files from external hard drive or pc after moving them. Forum SolvedFound external hard drive in disk drives but how do I retrieve it? Forum SolvedI have an older desk top computer that I need to access hard drive and retrieve pictures and files. I do not have a monitor bu Forum How to retrieve data from external hard drive Buffalo Mini Station 3.0 Forum Accidental partial format of external drive. Help me retrieve files please. Forum How To Retrieve Software Serial Numbers On External Hard Drive Forum How to retrieve data from an external hard drive and transfer to a new computer Forum How to retrieve data from an external hard drive Forum Is it possible to retrieve data from a damaged external hard drive Forum How To Retrieve the data from my external hard drive when the external port is d Forum Ways to retrieve data from an external hard drive at home Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !