Drive external hard used on the windows computer wants me to format the drive after use on a mac

To get into the details, I have a 1 TB western digital hard drive that I used for a few months to work on a laptop running windows 7. One of my friends using a macbook borrowed my hard drive and now when I plug it into my laptop I got the error message "you need to format the disk in drive d, until you can use it. The options are to format or cancel it. If I have to cancel it, give me the D:\ message is not accessible. The disk structure is corrupted and unreadable.  This is the drive I have months of data to work on it and I need to be able to use it as soon as possible.

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Run as administrator command prompt and run the following command to repair the disk structure.

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