Question about IBM TravelStar 60GH 60 GB Hard Drive
At first my system was slow, then I got endless error messages on delayed write. When I tried to run scandisk it failed several times, but eventualy when I rebooted in went into scandisk automaticaly. Scandisk reported many bad sectory, bad file descriptors, etc. Eventualy it hung, and when I tried to reboot, the system went into a reboot loop. I tried connecting an USB-IDE convertor to the disk and reading the files, but it hangs my computer.
First do a fdisk
see if your drive is detected and what partitions does it show.
, then check if you can see on setup bios options.
if there on bios options.... lucky .... drive can be retrived of data.... and may be restored too.. but any clicks and sounds mean drive is ready to crash ,,back up data as it can go crash any time. more assistance 0-9-3-2-1-1-0-1-7-1-7-
Posted on Jul 25, 2008
Unfortunally the only solution to your problem is to replace the hard drive. To recover your files i would recomend the following software in this website: http://www.unistal.com/prevent-data-loss.html Please let me know how it went, Vincent
Posted on Sep 23, 2007
To recover your data, please connect your failed hard drive to some other computer and then try using data recovery software to get back your inaccessible files. You can get the software from http://www.windowsrecovery.net
Posted on Sep 24, 2007
U fix this hard disk to other computer and when he doing scaning press any key to chancel and start in safe mode or copy your backup to other harddisk
Posted on Aug 30, 2007
These are very common problem faced by todays people. I mean the hard disk crashed by various reason. Moun stated above comments about hdrc and yes , i'm agree with her that HDRC is the best solution for such problem. I'm a big fan of HDRC coz they always saved me from a big lost. Loosing all the important data is indeed a big lost. So , i must suggest you to visit their site www.hdrconline.com and i'm sure you'll enjoy too. Regards Ben
Posted on Aug 17, 2007
Your hard drive have some bad sector problem.Dont do anything more with your hard drive otherwise your HDD go down into a physical condition. Try HDRC recovery centre is the best all over the world. If you need more details check the website:www.hdrconline.com.
Posted on Aug 16, 2007
Spinrite is OK but the HDD regenerator that the foreign guy made that is included on Hiren's boot disk has fixed drives that spinrite wouldn't. Download a copy of the current Hiren's boot disk and run the HDD regenerator. It also includes spinrite. Hack
Posted on Jul 11, 2007
Try norton disk doctor under dos, it's a very good utility program and can fix your data problem it fronts.
Posted on Feb 04, 2007
Try SPINRITE its the best software for recovery anf HD fixes. Good luck!
Posted on Oct 20, 2005
SOURCE: my computer crashed
REmove the hard drive from computer, place it on a caddy and connect it to another computer, try to acces it. If accesible, recover all the data you can if not, download a recovery program from the internet.
Posted on Jul 10, 2009
Can you "read" any files from the external disk-drive?
Can you "delete" any files/folders from the external disk-drive?
Can you click 'File' and 'New' and 'Folder' to create a new folder on the drive?
Posted on Dec 11, 2010
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Sorry to hear of your difficulty. Usually in your kind of
situation data can easily be recovered using any data recovery
software.But my personal suggestion to you is to first try to run a demo version
first and if you see directory list of your lost data then only proceed with
when OS fail to install then file System of your hard drive can go corrupt
which can result to invalid disk error.
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