Dear friends,
today morning when i try to copy a file into my Cgate external harddisk folder"A" it got failed and that particular folder "A" already has 200 GB of Data. When i am trying to access that folder it says the folder is corrupted or unreadable. Other files in that drive is still working, only that specific folder is not working and showing 0 bytes instead of 200GB.. Please some one help me to recover that files in ma external disk...

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Try doing a virus scan. viruses might have corrupted the folder. Tell us what your anti virus software detected.

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Try doing a virus scan. viruses might have corrupted the folder. Tell us what your anti virus software detected.

You will also need to run a scandisk on it. Google "how to use scandisk" for more info.

by any chance did the files there get compressed for storage?

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