Thursday, November 7, 2013

Fix External Hard Drive Not Formatted Error

Recover External Hard Drive
Simple method to fix external hard drive not formatted error is to follow the error message to format the drive. However, what make the situation complicated is nobody can ensure data will not be deleted from the external hard drive after formatting. Therefore, it is imperative to recover files from external hard drive before format.

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Hard Drive Not Formatted Error Messages

Cases on Hard Drive Not Formatted Error Message
Case 1: I keep getting the same error message whenever I want to access my hard drive partition. No matter I double click or right click on the partition to open it, Windows always pops up a message to say: you need to format disk in drive G before you can use it (G is the drive letter of this partition). There is no idea what is wrong, but I guess that my computer is infected with virus. So I ran an anti-virus software to scan the whole hard drive. However, I still cannot access the partition by saying the same error message.

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

USB Drive Says Needs Formatting: How Do You Format a Flash Drive and Get back All Files Lost during Format?

Can You Format a USB Drive That Says Needs Formatting?
When a USB flash drive says needs formatting, the most troublesome problem is you are not sure if you can format the flash drive. First of all, you had better make it clear why your USB drive says unformat error. Below are some possible causes for USB flash drive error.
  • USB drive is destroyed
  • USB drive has bad sectors
  • Unknown virus attacks USB drive
  • USB drive is corrupted
  • More other unknown reasons.

Monday, September 23, 2013

How Can I Recover My Data from USB Asking Format?

USB Drive Says Needs to Be Formatted
USB flash drive says needs to be formatted: when plugging USB flash drive to a computer, it is recognized as an external device. However, when clicking on the flash drive, it cannot be open or accessed normally by showing an error message "disk in drive is not formatted do you want to format it now".

Monday, September 9, 2013

How to Recover Photos from a Lexar 16GB SD Card That Shows Not Formatted Error

The Lexar 16GB SD Card Shows Errors & Unable to Format the Card

The Lexar 16GB SD card stops working normally on your digital camera? Are you unable to open the 16GB SD card on your smartphone? Windows pops up an error message when you plug your 16GB Lexar SD card to a computer? Can’t you format the Lexar SD card since a Windows dialog says the formatting is not completed? You are not the only person that meet suck kind of problem on a Lexar SD memory card. It is necessary to know when SD card shows error messages like what mentioned above, it is quite possible that you run into SD card not formatted error. Now, let’s see what others do when their SD card has not formatted error or unformat error.

Friday, August 30, 2013

Nikon SD Card Photo Recovery / SD Card in Nikon Digital Camera Shows Not Formatted Error

SD Card Error in Nikon Digital Camera

If you get SD card error on your Nikon digital camera, the common error message you will get is usually "The disk in drive is not formatted. Do you want to format it now?". The simple way to solve this problem is to format the card. The problem is if you format the card, you will lose everything in it. What should you do in such a situation?

Monday, August 19, 2013

SD Card Not Formatted Error: Fix SD Card Not Formatted Error without Data Loss

Not Formatted Error Occurs on an SD Card

When you turn on your digital camera, you receive a message like: memory card error
When you connect an SD card to your compute, windows pops up: SD card is not formatted do you want to format it now?
This is usually called SD card not formatted error.

Fortunately, data is recoverable when SD card has not formatted error as  long as you use data recovery software.