+ 0 Votes recover data from hard drive tj243025 2 years ago There are a couple of options here. There is an undocumented parameter with fdisk. it is FDISK /MBR You can go to this link to find out how to format a corrupted Master boot record so it can get access to the files on the disk. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/69013 This is a dos or windows fix. If that doesn't work you can use this program to retrieve the data. http://www.dtidata.com/fast_file_undelete.htm It seems to work good and is free. I have used it for several years.