The price you were feint charged is bluntly put..outrageous. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. But their current 4TB and 6TB disks score very good, even better then the equivalents from Western Digital.Kees Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - I didn't say they The SATA bridge card inside a USB external HD has a very high failure rate in generalTypical SATA bridge cards as seen inside a 3.5" external HD with power input (#1), have a peek here
by dsterling9 / April 16, 2016 8:34 AM PDT In reply to: Easy solution This is exactly what I did when my WD external drive failed. This can be a costly procedure and its not always guaranteed that the data can be recovered. The platters rotate in a sealed environment, while the PCB is exposed to the open air. Accidentally plugged wrong power supply into drive [Re: koraks] #15484738 - 12/08/11 10:39 AM (5 years, 3 months ago) Edit Reply Quote Quick Reply i really don' know about hdd's
My hard drive came out of an Acer and is a sata i think sorry not to switched on about computers 19-11-2008,09:07 AM #2 ronyville View Profile View Forum Posts This thread is now locked and can not be replied to. The drive spins contentiously at same speed it would being accessed by the computer so the motor driving the disks burned out.Good speed on your quest. wilshire 616 3 12/31/06 06:01 PMby haxjester Power supply?
if the drive is cracked or the power won't turn on, you'd have to take the disk plate out of the drive enclosure of an internal drive and somehow transpose it I can flash/jtag/repair 360's, pm for details. Post Extras: gENERIX /usr/bin/drinking? I tried multiple SATA ports, swapped the SATA cable and even when to the extent of plugging the hard drive into a spare machine to see if it could be read Hard Drive Pcb Repair fzabkar 2010-08-06 10:40:15 UTC #3 If you are lucky, the damage will have been contained by the drive's TVS diode.
How to extract the 3.5” or 2.5” HD from its enclosure? Mybook 1tb Disassembly If the wired connection can not be repaired then there is an alternative. Hard Drive Warning (all makes and models)Ironically but logical, new hard drives are far more fragile than one that has been working for several months or a couple years. Incoming Links Re: external HD not showing up in Disk Utility 10 months ago Re: Hard drive not showing up!!! 10 months ago Re: Passport 500 GB hard drive all of
This can be a costly procedure and its not always guaranteed that the data can be recovered. Western Digital External Hard Drive Power Supply on the 360's drive's boards there are resistor like fuses right after the power jack that blow out in this kind of situation. Hawkman 2010-08-10 21:58:07 UTC #5 Thx for the replies guys. if you've got a Win 7 or newer machine.
If it does, you can just copy it to another external drive or usb drive. Clear USB HD in its case, with green SATA card at top,...not shown is the USB cableThe USB cables are almost entirely unheard of today to fail, and the box enclosure Seagate External Hard Drive Wrong Power Supply The implication of this is that you should not trust a new hard drive completely (really never completely!) until it has been working perfectly for several months. 12v Tvs Diode Does anyone know whats the likelihood of my hard drives being alright? --------------------
Post a reply Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: I need help recovering my external hard drive's data The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks navigate here There are comparition tables with several hdd brands in the web about that.Now I'm avoiding Seagate like the plague. http://www.newegg.com/External-SSDs/SubCategory/ID-2022 has a lot of external SSD's from major manufacturers like Samsung and Kingston. by mpias / April 16, 2016 5:10 PM PDT In reply to: USB adapter Most 2.5" and 3.5" hard drives manufactured over the last bunch of years use the same connector. Seagate External Hard Drive Power Supply Problem
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Essentially this means new drives have their highest likelihood of failing in the first few months of usage. Geek Squad The second option is to purchase a universal enclosure and swap the hard drive from the old enclosure into the new one. When I plugged the had drive into the adapter and the USB into a computer, I was able to access all my data.
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it also REALLY helps to have a spare board still in perfect condition so you actually know what is what because a blown fuse and a blown 100k resistor look exactly Connect this new arrangement to your computer and if the drive was in fact functional you will see exactly the same hard drive configuration as was last seen when in that It's only used if needed. this contact form Hard drives that survive the first few months of use without failing are likely to remain healthy for a number of years.
Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (1) Collapse - Here's a chart of who the "major" HDD makers are: by Jared Palmer / April 12, 2016 3:30 PM PDT In reply The USB cable and also (in the case of the 3.5” external) the power cable and block. 4. This is especially common with 3.5” desktop HD that are connected 24/7 with power and see a lot of data transfer. I'm hoping it is only the enclosures that are damaged and that the hard drives are fine.The question I'd like to know is what should I do?
Life is a struggle It's a fight till the end So keep your head up And fight like a man "If you can believe than you can achieve" - Tupac Shakur Bought another hard drive and was about to purchase like 50, 60 or 70 DVD's to copy everything from old drive to new drive when a Best Buy clerk came to Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site. my best guess is that it's blown.