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Your hard drive may be toast, but then again it may just be loose.

If you understand electronics (and how to discharge static) check the connection to the hard drive & tighten if needed. Remove & reinsert if a laptop.

Otherwise, take it to a shop to have it checked. Sometimes a hdd that wont boot, will give up it's information, but you should ALWAYS get a quote first. Data recovery can run from ~$65/hr to thousands.

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