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Hello Guru i have a Hitachi 120g hd model HTS451612J9SA00 it has worked fine for about six months and has stopped working i dropped it today and since then it hasnt connected with the computer the light is on when attached to the computer but nobody is home please help me as the drive is full of music and is very dear to me thanks in advance sean

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Try going to start then control panel then administrative tools, After that go to computer managerment then disk management if you do not see it there the HDD is shot as it cannot be detected by the computer.

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Then that means that you have to use software that can retrieve it. You can use this although its not free. Sorry

http://www.recovermyfiles.com/

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Does it display a drive letter? If not right click it then assign a drive letter.
If after you set a drive letter then it should be accessible.

if still after this the same problem exists then you must use a recovery program to recover the files on the drive as the drive most likely is corrupt and defectivce.

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