Question about Maxtor Hard Drive

1 Answer

Cant windows installation

Some setup files lost of my hitachi deskstar 7k80 HDD

Posted by on


1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points


    An expert that got 5 achievements.


    An expert who has written 3 tips or uploaded 2 video tips.


    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

  • Expert
  • 175 Answers

Files are lost then reinstall if it dont copy the files during installation that means your RAM is having problem loading the files. replace the RAM and then check it.

best of luck

Posted on Jan 16, 2008


1 Suggested Answer

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

A 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
The service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017


Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%


Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add



Related Questions:

1 Answer

HDD Problem

The info is not clear as to if it is a desktop or laptop . However what u could try is reseating the hdd and also get into BIOS by tapping F2 and u would find a option to restore defaults, after restoring check if the hdd is getting detected . Also make sure that external peripheral like Ext hdd and other usb devices are disconnected. Update once u have tried this.

Apr 02, 2010 | Hitachi Deskstar 7K80 Hard Disk 80GB,...

1 Answer

DIY solution for data recovery on a failing Hitachi HDD

Yes it is possible to data recover from this hard disk to using "active partetion recover v2.0 or above" software. This software should be registered and also bootable disk. It will be possible to data recover, if it will be detect in dos mode.

Insert the bootable disk into CD-Rom and choose boot from the cd rom and now check your disk is detected or not, if detected follow the instruction and your all data could be recover with your complete partions.

Good Luck

Dec 14, 2009 | Hitachi Deskstar 7K80 Hard Disk 80GB,...

1 Answer

HItachi deskstar Hard disk 80gb 7200 rpm

check the power cord of your hard disk. It should be tight not loose, if not solve then change the power cord.

Nov 25, 2009 | Hitachi Deskstar 7K80 Hard Disk 80GB,...

1 Answer

My hard disc purchase date is march, 2006, It is not working can I replace it

Most drives are under warranty for three years from purchase date.

You can check to see if it's under warranty from Hitachi HERE.

Nov 24, 2009 | Hitachi Deskstar® 7K80 80 GB SATA Hard...

1 Answer

Wall mounting hitachi 32ld7200

Should be able to. it's 25kg or 55lb ..

Nov 07, 2008 | Hitachi Deskstar 7K80 Hard Disk 80GB,...

1 Answer

Hitachi 80GB hardrive - error 6

Install your previous hardrive as a slave, secondary drive to your new one, or easier still, buy an external enclosure for it and connect to it via usb

May 16, 2008 | Hitachi Deskstar 7K80 Hard Disk 80GB,...

3 Answers

Hard drive

hi dear

use a cd booting

in command prompt c:\
type c:\fdisk /mbr
to fix your master boot record\

and make your partiiton active.

after that installing your windows XP



Mar 15, 2008 | Maxtor Hard Drive

3 Answers


the comp detecting the HDD is irrevelant, the fact it detects it means only it has detected the electronic part of the drive, if the actual mechanical part of the drive, and the platter are failing, then it will not work, i suggest taking it to someone who can test it.. you will know then

Dec 08, 2007 | Hitachi Deskstar 7K80 Hard Disk 80GB,...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Maxtor Hard Drive Logo

Related Topics:

33 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Maxtor Computers & Internet Experts

Arora Singh
Arora Singh

Level 2 Expert

180 Answers

Computer Links

Level 3 Expert

2386 Answers


Level 2 Expert

81 Answers

Are you a Maxtor Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides