[solved]mkfs issues

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captcharis
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[solved]mkfs issues

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Hello guys!!!

I'm trying to fix a broken external disk
I'm using fdisk tool & everything going well till the moment I'm starting mkfs command
It returns a msg :Failed to make "FAT" file system or something similar anyway
The same problem appears also trying to fix it in Windows
Do you thing that is something else that logical error?

External disk had had never an accident.

Thanks in advance
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Re: mkfs issues

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captcharis wrote:
Tue Feb 27, 2018 3:45 am
Do you thing that is something else that logical error?
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Re: mkfs issues

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You think eh?
I was afraid that my dear friend
anyway thank you for your time
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Re: mkfs issues

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captcharis wrote:
Tue Feb 27, 2018 4:57 am
anyway thank you for your time
You're welcome, though I'm sorry for the bad news. However it may not be too late. Try [ur=https://www.linux.com/learn/get-your-da ... ery-toolsl]this[/url].

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Re: mkfs issues

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I tried gdisk command and I had this results
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