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HDD does not show up

I bought a USB enclosure to try to recover some data from an old HDD.

I installed the HDD but is does not show up.

I already tried to change the jumpers from master to slave and to cable select and the problem remains.

I'll appreciate any advice you can provide.

Jorge Morales
Maracaibo, Venezuela

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Re: HDD does not show up

Hola morales..

primero que todo un saludo desde cuba

si el disco no te lo reconoce el bios de la PC al arrancar entonces tienes problemas con este ...
conector en mal estado IDE o USB
conector de alimentación(debes de sentir el disco girando)
si el disco hace unos tic tic tic y no termina de arrancar entonces adios hdd.

si hace tiempo que no lo usas la humedad pudo hacer gala de las suyas.. dale un golpe seco por un costado... !!!nunca por encima ni debajo¡¡¡

a veces están trabados y esto les devuelve la vida...

debes de revisar, si te lo detecta el bios, si mantiene las particiones..
te recomiendo primero instales el prartition magic y trates de ver si está presente bajo win xp.. eso si es que aranca..

puedes también verlo por msdos con el comando fdisk para revisar el particionado y formato del mismo..

si perdió el formato o el particionado.. sin miedo vuelve a particionar y formatear al formato de origen.. ntsf o fat 32.. luego con un programa recuperador..(myrecovery) puedes volver a tener vuestra información...

ufff suerte que fue en español.. dime lo que no entiendas y trataré de ayudarte..

victores from

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