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Question Cant find my hdd partition in file explorer

Sep 1, 2019
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I fresh installed windows on my ssd a while ago. But after the installation i cant find my hdd in partition in file explorer but i still can see it in Disk Management and EaseUs partition master.
I wanted to recover the partition without deleting the data, is it possible?
 
Apr 28, 2020
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Try the below solutions to resolve your issue:

Solution 1: Run SFC Scan

Sometimes, corrupted or missing system files can cause hard drive partition or volume to disappear. The System File Checker (SFC) tool can be used to scan and repair missing or corrupted system files. You can run SFC scan on your system by following these steps:
  1. Press ‘Windows+Q’ to open search bar and type cmd.
  2. Press ‘CTRL+SHIFT+ENTER’ to run cmd as Administrator or right-click on cmd and select “Run as Administrator”.
  3. Next, type sfc /scannow to run the SFC scan.
  4. If SFC scan finds any problem with system files, it can ask for Windows installation DVD or media to repair corrupt and damaged system files.
Solution 2: Run ‘Chkdsk’ command

Chkdsk is an inbuilt disk error checking and repair utility in Windows. Chkdsk scans the hard drive partition for internal errors and fixes them simultaneously. The ‘Chkdsk’ utility repairs the file system errors that corrupts the hard drive partitions and make them disappear. To repair damaged hard drive partition with Chkdsk, follow these steps:
  1. Type cmd in Windows search box and Press ctrl + shift + enter.
  2. Click ‘Yes’ to grant Admin access. A cmd Window appears.
  3. Type command chkdsk X: /f where X is the hard drive partition letter. Alternatively, you can type chkdsk X: /F /X /R for the rigorous scanning process.
  4. Hit Enter and wait until ‘Chkdsk’ utility repairs the disk errors.
Solution 3: Restore the Missing Hard drive Space using Disk Management

Disk management is a tool that is used to create and manage hard drive partitions in Windows. You can use Disk management tool to restore the missing hard drive space by following these steps:
  1. Press Windows + R. In the box, type diskmgmt.msc and press Enter. Disk Management window appears.
  2. Right-click on the unallocated hard disk partition and choose New Simple volume. New Simple volume wizard opens.
  3. Follow the wizard: specify the volume size, assign a drive letter, and choose NTFS from File System drop-down. Click Next to confirm followed by the Finish button.
Solution 4: Use Data Recovery Software

You can try using Stellar Data Recovery Professional software to recover your lost or deleted system files. You can check the below blog to know how to use the software to resolve your issue: https://www.stellarinfo.com/blog/how-to-recover-lost-partition-in-windows-10/

Hope it will help.
 
Sep 1, 2019
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Have you set the letter drive for the partition (ex D; E;F) ? The partition won't appear in explorer without set the letter drive.
i used to have three paritions in my hdd. D, E, F. Now the E drive has become D and the F became E. And the drive that was D doesnt have any letter
 

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