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Old 13th August 2011
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Originally Posted by jggimi View Post
Last night I helped my son with two hard drives that were not communicating. One was an external USB that was SATA within its enclosure, the other a SATA internal drive. Both it turns out, had varying SATA electronics issues, rendering recovery impossible.

One would perform limited I/O and had a damaged SMART service, the other would not respond to any I/O command on the SATA bus whatsoever.
Did you manage to make them work?I am a little stressed.I worry about my data.Thanx for your help though.

Edit: I also inserted the hd on a windows machine and says that it has to be formatted in order to use it! :S

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