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the folder "system volume information" of my external drive was overwriiten and i cannot see my files there

I'm using an external USB hard drive , i mistakenly copied a folder from hard drive to that USB drive .
the folder is called "system volume information "
now my hard drive name has changed to the same name as the hard drive where i copied the folder from
I also cannot see any of my folders there
how can i fix this problem and be anle to retrieve the real folder there
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Nabilbahr
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Nabilbahr
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johnb6767Commented:
You cant access hte drive as a drive letter any longer?

If not go to start>run>compmgmt.msc>Disk Manager> and try and change the name of teh Volume, and reassign a new drive letter there...

Alternatively...

EasyRecovery Professional - Trial Edition  (you can scan for free, and purchase if you like what it finds...)
http://www.ontrackdatarecovery.com/include/document.asp?file=http://download.ontrack.com/freedownloads/ERPROT_610.exe

GetDataBack Data Recovery Software
http://runtime.org/downloads.htm
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NabilbahrAuthor Commented:
Great , that recovered my hard drive , actually full recovery
thanks
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