Question about Computers & Internet
My hard rive went down last night. The power cable cam loose and it seems to have shorted something. The PC won't start with the drive installed - that is even if the power cable is attached the drive the system won't start.
The drive is fairly new but has 500Gb of downloads I really want to save.
Can a new circuit board save my woes?
Try taking the drive out of your computer and placing it in another computer as a "slave". Allow the other computer to boot up and seeif it recognizes your hard drive.
If it does, access your files that you need and copy and paste to an external hard drive till you can replace your computer with a new hard drive. It's worth a try.
Posted on Mar 31, 2008
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.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Mar 10, 2011 | Computers & Internet
Jan 08, 2011 | Toshiba Satellite A200-0ET00X Notebook
Oct 30, 2010 | Samsung (SP1203N) 120 GB Hard Drive
Apr 06, 2010 | ASUS A8V Deluxe Motherboard
Oct 28, 2009 | Computers & Internet
Sep 23, 2009 | Acer Extensa 4620 Notebook
Jun 02, 2009 | Gigabyte Computers & Internet
Apr 09, 2009 | Malibu Intermatic Inc. ML300RTW 300-Watt...
Mar 03, 2009 | Dell Dimension C521 PC Desktop
Aug 20, 2008 | Dell XPS M1330 Notebook
Feb 21, 2017 | Samsung Computers & Internet
1,160 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!