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 354 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/ 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/ Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Reboot and select proper boot device or insert boot media in selected Forum Vista doesn't recognize my external USB drive Forum RAID 10 or RAID 0 plus external harddrive Forum My External Harddrive Won't Format Forum "DISK BOOT FAILURE, INSERT SYSTEM DISK AND PRESS ENTER." Forum RecovEr external hardrive data Forum I can see the contents of my external hardrive mac? Forum Backed up all my files on an external hardrive - restored my files and my movies Forum My computer cant stay on long without resetting Forum 2nd hardrive not recognised anymore Forum Can I install a new Harddrive in my ps3? Forum Ok I bought a hardrive and want to add it to my dell XPS 420 Forum 1 Lost Hardrive and one Forum BIOS won't recognize my harddrive :\ Forum Why do I keep getting "DISK BOOT FAILURE, INSERT SYSTEM DISK AND..."? Forum How do I move from HDD to SSD Forum 3 partitions created when trying to partition an external hard disk into 2 parti Forum External Disk Drive Forum Data recovery from damaged external hard disk Forum Unable to open maxtor external hard disk Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !