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Read corrupted hard disks

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I have an IBM T42 laptop. It can not boot and shows the typical windows blue screen error. Then i try to reboot with various options like "safe mode", "Last known good configuration", "boot in command prompt" etc. but every time it shows the same blue screen.

I tried to read the hard disk from another windows PC but it fails to read the hard drive.

Is there any other option to read at least the hard drive so that i can copy the data?

Thank you.
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One thing u should know first is that you cannot open the hard disk in another system if it is not the same system, because of the drivers and chip set. so to confirm this, u must test it from a system that is the same with yours.

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