I have a Mybook Live 2TB. I accidentally erased an entire lifes worth of files, photos, etc… No joke! I have not written on the drive once I realized this error. I purchased recovery software (Data Rescue PC3) and it wont work on networked drives. So, I have broken into the MyBook box, purchased a powered SATA adapter and plugged it in USB to begin the scan. Now, it says that it wont recognize the drive/File System. HELP!!! Anyone with ideas or is there a driver I need? Or…??? Thanks in advance!
And BTW, the drive itself is a WD20EARS (2TB). I assume I am not the only person to plug this model of hd direct as it’s a commonly sold unit. Thanks again for any assistance!
I’m sure it recognizes the drive just fine – it’s probably just not recognizing the EXT3 / EXT4 partitions.
Now, it says that it wont recognize the drive/File System…
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