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This is a lifesaver, ART Reply May 2, 2011 so, I'm gonna try this, but I have one question that I'm hoping someone can answer: I have A LOT of files in the bios it detects the 500gb drive but windows doesnt. Kanyball says: July 2, 2008 at 4:43 pmKanyball(Quote) will i lose all data from disk after that? What is the best type of zip lock bag should I purchase or do I need to buy something more durable Casey Reply May 22, 2007 A regular zip lock bag check over here

Just make sure that no moisture can get in. For WEEKS it wouldn't mount. Pulse March 06, 2012 21:30 0 votes Share Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Permalink 0 Hi Pulse, First I would like to say that I like the new changes in v3, works I would not recommend putting the whole laptop in the freezer as this could cause serious problems to the LCD screen, battery, and other components.

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billandrews77 says: February 20, 2010 at 10:57 ambillandrews77(Quote) thank you!!! As I've said in one of your other threads, I think your original hard drive was at least partially corrupted. You saved a life today!

Very happy. it will start up windows and then freeze (but sometimes respondsive) and sit there making a click click sound every 2 seconds. i really need whats in the harddrive. Missing Hard Drive Windows 10 BADMONKEY says: March 4, 2009 at 3:06 pmBADMONKEY(Quote) thanks…helped alot!!!

I hope they can at least fix it for me. How To Recover Undetected Hard Disk Sometimes a surge will cause the voice coil to move farther than it is supposed to, and temporarily "jam" internally. I accidentally plugged my laptop transformer into my wd external drive. https://books.google.com/books?id=mGGLnBX2ChwC&pg=PA160&lpg=PA160&dq=%5BSOLVED%5D+Poof!+Hard+drives+gone&source=bl&ots=g5Z_UPHt8c&sig=nyDA7v8UW4zTVS8K0ZB7oMVhPOE&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwit3_ncjczRAhUM6IMKHeZVBrEQ6AEIKzAC faulty harddive?

Thanks again, -Mike Marko says: July 28, 2008 at 12:43 pmMarko(Quote) Thanks man! Hard Disk Undetected All rights reserved. AlNik says: August 14, 2009 at 8:31 amAlNik(Quote) Too easy to be true… Thanks a zillion! i love you Joey says: January 11, 2009 at 12:30 pmJoey(Quote) Thanks!

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CartAir says: February 25, 2010 at Sign in English (US) Español Français Italiano 日本語 Community Have a feature request or suggestion? see it here Sorted all my headache!!! How To Fix Undetected External Hard Drive Paul says: December 17, 2009 at 12:16 pmPaul(Quote) lol 338th happy diskparter, shame you cant charge for this advice think I vaguely recall using this in dos, years ago but thanks Format Undetected Hard Drive Bless u!

Debbie Reply July 10, 2013 Wow, that is brilliant, Joe! http://magicnewspaper.com/hard-drive/plugging-hard-drives-into-to-optical-drives-ide-cable.html Thoughts?   Edited Sep 6, 2016 at 9:45 UTC 0 Serrano OP Britt527 Sep 8, 2016 at 2:20 UTC If the drive is good enough to get data off Thanks, worked a treat! Thank you for taking the time to post this information! Repair Undetected Hard Disk

Did plugging it into the under-amped cord cause it to head crash, or could it have been something else? Seemed to work but now the drive in question shows as "Unallocated" and when I right click I do not get a format option or a delete partition option. Thanks a ton! this content Thank you to the guy who figured this out… you are my hero.

Any ideas? Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management But I was wondering: is there any danger if i plug the power cable (and the usb cable - but not worried about the usb part) into the drive while the I did CTRL ALT DEL the screen went black.

Thanks, this is exactly what I've needed!

GREAT RESOURCE!! Bad Idea. I've now got all my tunes back in COLLECTIONS and sorted them in PLAYLISTS. Hard Drive Not Detected In Bios thx to bring a light on this unone (actually to me) dos command!

Would freezing help? (It currently spins for a while, then clicks several times, then gives up). No more idealistic concepts without the practical steps needed for application and results! When your stuff breaks, they want to be the only people allowed to fix it. http://magicnewspaper.com/hard-drive/is-there-any-way-to-pull-data-off-of-hard-drives-storage-drives-independently.html thanks so much for the info; was really struggling with that GPT drive; now it's all sorted cheers MattyZamz says: July 14, 2009 at 5:22 pmMattyZamz(Quote) Gold.

I am so grateful. Bernald Solano says: January 23, 2010 at 10:18 pmBernald Solano(Quote) man thanks a lot!!! Suffice to say…thanks. Kevin Reply August 5, 2007 Although this technique works in certain circumstances, there are many cases where it will not.

Neonic says: May 25, 2008 at 12:58 pmNeonic(Quote) Thanks a lot! I'VE NEVER heard of this tool. Pro Ton says: January 14, 2009 at 12:43 pmPro Ton(Quote) Hi, thanxs for the info: clear and easy to use. If you did have the money, and the data was professional work, would you take this chance?

God Bless you. Problem is the HDD "Device Library is corrupted". and you are diamond. Hopefully I can be another cinderella story like some of the earlier posts… Brian Reply November 10, 2009 Hey Paul, Did you have any luck with putting your MyBook (with power

Casey Reply November 10, 2009 Sorry about that, I misread your comment. This site does a great job of describing why freezing a hard drive is useless. I tried the freezer trick and sure enough! just solve my problem with this.

Here is a little tip to tell if your heads are dead, or if there is still life in them and something else is the problem. Steven Reply January 24, 2015 You could _smell_ it working ??!!