I Tags: Hard Drives Laptops External Drive Storage Last response: September 17, 2012 11:11 AM in Storage Share mahamud September 17, 2012 10:57:17 AM Hello, I have an external drive which is not showing my files. How can i recover them. I had cnnected it to a laptop and all my data dissapeared and it copied data from a previous external drive that thas been disconected from that laptop. More about : question | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove alyoshka Laptop Expert September 17, 2012 11:11:51 AM Scan the drive for viruses. Most probably there is one. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>I> Related ressources: ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? ForumWD 3 TB HD ForumYy\ ForumWhich way is better? 2x8 sticks or 4x4 sticks and why? ForumE Forum34 pin fdd to usb ForumHi ForumS.M.A.R.T Forum4 OS' ? Forum60 gig ssd for OS More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !