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HD MAXTOR Y120L0

Hi there, any one knows how to set the JUMPERS for a Maxtor HD, to it RUN in SAFE MODE......???.' So I can retrive the data.
I´ll appreciate nay help......Thanks

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  • Goodstuff Apr 05, 2008

    Hi Terry, thanks for the TIP, BUT THIS is not the problem, I don´t wanT to run the SYSTEM in the SAFE MODE,,,, I want TO PUT THE HD IN SAFE MODE,,,AND THIS IS done by the JUMPERS in the HD,,as they DO in the factory....The setting of the JUMPERS is a well KEPPED SECRET by the manufacterer,



    I am still asking if any one out there KNOWS how to DO THAT...I´ll appreciate the help....



    Regards

    Goodstuff

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When booting the pc ,press F8 until you get a menu up ,then select safe mode and press enter.

this will let you run windows in safe mode.

as there are no jumper setting on the hard drive for it to boot up into safe mode, as that is a software function within windows,
if in fact you are able to go into safe mode ,the problem is not the hard drive but the operating system,so restore the pc to an earlier time.

good luck, let me know how it goes
Terry

Posted on Apr 03, 2008

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