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Full Hard Disk- cannot be detected.

Full Hard Disk- cannot be detected.

(OP)
Hi everyone, I have a big problem. I have a hard disk that receives a warning of "low disk space", I was not able to delete some files before I restart my PC, after i restarted my system, that said hard disk cannot be detected anymore.

-I have different hard disk for my OS. The said hard disk is for my files.
-Cannot detect on BIOS
-The hard disk powers up when I turn on the PC.
-Tried on different PC, still cannot be detected.
-The said hard disk is SATA.
-Not using RAID.

How can I make that HDD to be detectable?
Is that normal when the HDD is full it cant be detected by the system?
How can I recover all my files on that HDD?
Will I be able to make it work again?

Thanks everyone!
I hope you can help me with this one.
 

RE: Full Hard Disk- cannot be detected.

My guess would be that the HDD is failing.  Can the BIOS see it?  If this is where all your important data is located the first thing I would try to do is to recover files.  Plug it into another PC and see if you can manually remove files off.  If not a data recovery program may be needed or if its fully gone, a data recovery center.

After getting the data off I would test the HDD to see if it is indeed failing.

"Silence is golden, duct tape is silver..."

RE: Full Hard Disk- cannot be detected.

(OP)
Thanks DrB0b.
No, the BOIS cant see it.
Which data recovery will do? Any suggestions?
Thanks!

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