Accidently cancelled formatting my ext hard drive while it was formatting Tags: Hard Drives Formatting Storage Last response: April 29, 2012 2:26 AM in Storage Share broadjumper62 April 29, 2012 2:02:53 AM now win 7 doesn't see it.i have family records that can't be replaced. help More about : accidently cancelled formatting ext hard drive formatting aicom a b G Storage April 29, 2012 2:20:46 AM Why were you formatting a drive with important data on it? po1nted April 29, 2012 2:26:32 AM broadjumper62 said:now win 7 doesn't see it.i have family records that can't be replaced. help Why were you formatting a drive that had family records on it? Sounds like you lost the data before you hit cancel if you were doing that. You could try a solution like this: http://www.easeus.com/datarecoverywizard/free-data-reco... If the information is absolutely critical then you could try a service such as Ontrack: http://www.krollontrack.com/data-recovery/ Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Is it bad to turn off hard drive while formatting ?? Forum Ubuntu hard drive formatting help Forum What will happen if i remove a hard drive when it is formatting Forum External hard disk unplugged while formatting Forum Hard disk size reduced to half after formatting hard drive Forum Toshiba 320 gb ext hard drive Forum Can't access my ext . Hard Drive Forum How do you format fat 32 hard drive to FTST OR EXT 3 Forum HELP! ACCIDENTLY FORMATED HARD DRIVE NEED TO RECOVER DATA SUGGESTIONS Forum Formatting Hard Drive - No Progress Shown Forum Erased Partition on external hard drive by mistake! Help! Forum Locked out of HDD after a freeze during formatting :( Forum Format external usb ext 3 drive to ntfs? Forum Freeze or not working while formatting XP Forum Freeze or not working while formatting XP Forum 1 HDD vs. 2 HDD RAID-0 Forum How to repair hard disk if is show error; Forum Hard drives keep failing Forum How to repair corrupted external hard disk Forum IDE drive speed compared to SATA ??? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !