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Total novice disassembled Seagate Freeagent in attempt to fix. was unable to reassemble. hv all or most of parts to the Freeagent. lots of important data on hd would like to retrieve it if possible. what shall I do, what shall I do? pls don't ask why, he just did it....for our Pastor. I think.

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Hi,
The real answer is - either take it to a an expert of forensic information retrieval. Because of the pressure settings needed and the adjustments you will never get the hard drive to work again. You need an expert. Remember always back up - BACK UP - BACK UP - important information.

Thanks
Gary @ Fix Ya


Posted on Jul 06, 2010

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  • vrrm40 Jul 09, 2010

    that is a complete DUH sir. not my call

  • Gary Rice
    Gary Rice Jul 09, 2010

    Thanks for the additional information. It can be fixed but you will not be able to do it even if I told you how.
    Email - riceski@gmail.com for expert repair of the hdd. Please be sure to keep all the parts clean and scratch free.

    Thanks
    Gary @ Fix Ya


  • vrrm40 Jul 09, 2010

    the hd for the Freeagent has been removed completely

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