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LaCie Hard Drive Dropped

I saw that you suggested a solution to a person who had dropped their external hard drive. It was to "disassemble the harddrive and transfer the media to new one which the same specification, brand and model".
My cat knocked my external hard drive off my desk and it is making a sound and not appearing on my desktop or on my system at all.

I have purchased the same model and would like to send both the old and new LaCie external hard drives to you, if you think that you can retrieve the information.
Carolyn Boyce CarolynBoyceDesign@gmail.com

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  • freddy_flynt Oct 10, 2008

    mine is the 500gb version after dropping off desk now beeps one every 20 seconds pls help

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    Agugua Lims May 11, 2010

    i tell u ones windows sees the hard drive files can be recovered . its as simple as 1,2,3 but with noise i dont know

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Disassembling a HDD is not for the faint of heart or anyone without a "cleanroom laboratory' and a whole lot of skill. If it dropped and it now chatters or clicks, or worse - grinds, it is likely beyond repair. Contact the manufacturer - they're your best bet.

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