How To Fix A Broken Hard Drive

by Rod Dunne February 22, 2011

Understanding how to fix a broken hard drive boils down to working out whether there are mechanical issues or simply software faults with the hard disk. Here I’ll show you some of the checks you can do and Windows instances should weekly contact data recovery expert instead of attempting any repairs yourself. 1. Hardware The (more)

Fix Broken Hard Drive Problems by Yourself

by Rod Dunne February 21, 2011

Trying to fix broken hard drive issues boils down to evaluating what hardware and software faults may be affecting the system. In this post I’ll show you some checks you can do and some of the precautions the need to be taken. Check the hardware Starting with the most severe scenario, you should first check (more)

Repairing Broken Hard Drive Faults

by Rod Dunne February 20, 2011

Having to repair broken hard drive partitions or faults is something which thankfully doesn’t happen too often. In this article I’ll show you some of the different mechanical and software faults you may encounter and how to fix them. Mechanical Faults Your starting point is to work out whether or not there is mechanical damage (more)

How to Recover Broken Hard Drive Data

by Rod Dunne January 16, 2011

Attempting to recover broken hard drive data is not something for the fainthearted. Here I’ll show you some of the things you can attempt before resorting to a data recovery expert to complete the process. ID Hardware Faults First The first question you ask yourself is if there is actual mechanical damage to the hard (more)

Broken Hard Drive Data Recovery

by Rod Dunne January 14, 2011

Broken hard drive data recovery is a non-trivial technical task to complete even for specialists. In this article I’ll show you some of the standard ways to try and retrieve your data. The first check you should always make with broken hard drives is whether or not there are mechanical faults. There are no software (more)

Broken Hard Drive: Simple Diagnosis and Repair

by Rod Dunne December 14, 2010

There are some general ways to diagnose a broken hard drive. Here, we’ll look at some of the hardware and software checks that you make prior to calling upon the services of data recovery experts. Finally, the nuances of diagnosing a broken external hard drive or laptop hard drive finish off the post. Hardware Faults (more)