I keep on get format hardrive each time i insert my external harddrive Tags: Hard Drives Format External Hard Drive Seagate Storage Last response: February 20, 2013 12:00 AM in Storage Share dannyafravero February 19, 2013 10:46:12 AM how do i get access to my external seagate harddrive without formating More about : format hardrive time insert external harddrive | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to dannyafravero Register or log in to remove Hawkeye22 Storage Expert February 19, 2013 11:02:37 AM It sounds like the OS doresn't recognize the partition type. You can try partition recovery software. http://www.easeus.com/partition-recovery/ | Report abuse Reply to Hawkeye22 Clampery February 20, 2013 12:00:49 AM Or you can also try another partition recovery tool called Vimx Partition Recovery, which is developed to deal with different partition recovery problems. You can download it there: http://www.vimxsoft.com/partition-recovery/ | Report abuse Reply to Clampery Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>I keep on get format hardrive each time i insert my external harddrive> Related ressources: ForumReboot and select proper boot device or insert boot media in selected ForumVista doesn't recognize my external USB drive ForumRAID 10 or RAID 0 plus external harddrive ForumMy External Harddrive Won't Format Forum"DISK BOOT FAILURE, INSERT SYSTEM DISK AND PRESS ENTER." ForumRecovEr external hardrive data ForumI can see the contents of my external hardrive mac? ForumBacked up all my files on an external hardrive - restored my files and my movies ForumMy computer cant stay on long without resetting Forum2nd hardrive not recognised anymore ForumCan I install a new Harddrive in my ps3? ForumOk I bought a hardrive and want to add it to my dell XPS 420 Forum1 Lost Hardrive and one ForumBIOS won't recognize my harddrive :\ ForumWhy do I keep getting "DISK BOOT FAILURE, INSERT SYSTEM DISK AND..."? ForumHow do I move from HDD to SSD Forum3 partitions created when trying to partition an external hard disk into 2 parti ForumExternal Disk Drive ForumData recovery from damaged external hard disk ForumUnable to open maxtor external hard disk More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !