How can I initialize an external hard drive in Windows that is no longer recognized?

Lasha Shartava March 24, 2013
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I accidentally removed my HP USB external hard drive without ejecting it. On trying to use it again, it cannot be seen in my computer. It is seen in the device manager, but recognized as an uninitialized device.
I tried initializing it using Windows 7, but it said required sector not found. I have tried using some software and it recognizes it as bad disk.
My question, is there a solution to the problem my HDD has? If so, please let me know because there is a lot of important information I need to retrieve form it. I will be very grateful if am helped.

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