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 Hawkeye22 a c 386 G Storage 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/ m 0 l 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/ m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !