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My hitachi makes a clicking sound

I dropped my media player/ext hd earlier.
been making a clicking sound since.
wont work on tv and wont show up on
pc now either. just makes a constant clicking sound.
i fear the worst.
is there any possible way of salvaging the lost data?

thanks

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  • liam staunton Sep 01, 2008

    i believe its quite expensive getting an expert to secure the recovery of the data so i guess ill have to live without it.

    the warranty was up last month sadly

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I'm afraid if you would have damaged the cylinders inside...
if yours hd is under warranty you can try it with a computer repairman...else if would cost you more of the secure recovery of the data in the hd..

thankyou

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