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Sorry in advance for the language (or asterisks) but my stupid ****ing hard drive just died. I was minding my own business when out of the blue, this stupid son of a ***** just decides to start corrupting all of my ****ing data! I had about 200GB worth of miscellaneous **** on my drive including English and Science major papers due the next day and all of it is ****ing gone.

I'm getting Western *****ital to cross-ship me a new one but I'm still incredibly pissed.
post #2 of 8
I know what you mean, that's why I have most of my important data on like 3 different drives. You never know when/if a drive will stop working.
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post #3 of 8
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Yeah, I guess from now on I'll be backing up every time I increase HDD usage by about 4.7GB.
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Just another reason to make sure you back up alot. I do it about every 2 weeks.
    
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Most of the files that I needed were last updated within two weeks of the crash, but whatever.
post #6 of 8
Try Getdataback NTFS, my old WD 80GB died once (of corrupted file system), and I was able to recover most of my stuff using that little prop.
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That's why you keep up the maintaince...
I still have my 1st harddrive...100GB WD
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post #8 of 8
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Quote:
Originally Posted by shajbot View Post
Try Getdataback NTFS, my old WD 80GB died once (of corrupted file system), and I was able to recover most of my stuff using that little prop.
I'm checking it out right now. If it's that good, I will love you forever (in a nonsexual way).
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