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By Misty in forum PressF1 Replies: 21 Last Post: 16-07-2006, 08:42 PM External HDD Enclosure. I'm currently having a quick look around both hard drive enclosures to try and see if there is any sign of a fuse that might have blown but I very much Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Help recovering my external hard drives data. Registered: 10/18/05 Posts: 5,460 Loc: Skyward Bound Last seen: 11 months, 15 days Re: Help! http://upxpress.net/hard-drive/windows-xp-on-hard-drive-in-enclosure.php

Literally, these little unreliable and fragile cards are the power conduits and of course the nervous system for all external HD data transfer.SATA card as found inside a typical USB external They failed to meet any of their labeled average run time especially with their 3TB models.Also, Seagate drives are all just a standard desktop or laptop hard drive internally. That was the only external hard drive I've had fail, I've lost 4 OS drives over the years, needed reformatting or what ever, I got so use to knowing if it I do it all the time so if the drive is itself is functional and it was merely an internal connection you will want to celebrate at your favourite place!

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You can also buy regular hard drives and enclosures. This is what should be considered a beginners to beginners-intermediate operation in extracting the HD. I purchased these devices at either a local computer business or online sites, usually for around $20 - $30. From a 5.8-inch OLED display, reports of wireless charging and even a 3D scanner for facial recognition, it's all here.

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After removing the drive, I chanced my luck with the second hard disk, the Western Digital 1TB. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (2) Collapse - Your info is almost all wrong here.... Care and knowledge in general handling of naked hard drives (how not to shock a bare HD, and how to hold them properly). Hard Drive Pcb Repair If both are still working (fingers crossed) then my plan is to keep one drive running internally and I'll fork out the cash to buy a new enclosure for the other.

Registered: 10/18/05 Posts: 5,460 Loc: Skyward Bound Last seen: 11 months, 15 days Re: Help! Results 1 to 8 of 8 Thread: External hard drive enclosure. There's no major manufacturers making any SSD "memory chip" external hard drives. on the 360's drive's boards there are resistor like fuses right after the power jack that blow out in this kind of situation.

Jones / April 16, 2016 5:18 AM PDT In reply to: Same problem, Thanks! Western Digital External Hard Drive Power Supply try it out. Life is a struggle It's a fight till the end So keep your head up And fight like a man "If you can believe than you can achieve" - Tupac Shakur Get either a SATA ADAPTER CABLE OR better yet either a drop in hard drive unit or an empty POWERED hard drive case..price about 30 bucks..

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Advanced Search Forum PressF1 External hard drive enclosure. Once powered either by HD dock, or USB do not touch the hard drive and especially not its circuit board. Seagate External Hard Drive Wrong Power Supply Accidentally plugged wrong power supply into drive [Re: gENERIX] #15475252 - 12/06/11 05:05 PM (5 years, 3 months ago) Edit Reply Quote Quick Reply Try em in the desktop. 12v Tvs Diode but the connecting to the hard drive is wrong.

Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Back to Storage forum 109 total posts (Page 1 of 4) 01 02 03 04 Next Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon this page I dont intend on paying anyone to recover my data. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. He wanted me to PAY him? Seagate External Hard Drive Power Supply Problem

Can anyone please help. The plastic or metal box it rests in. 3. CNET Reviews Best Products Appliances Audio Cameras Cars Networking Desktops Drones Headphones Laptops Phones Printers Software Smart Home Tablets TVs Virtual Reality Wearable Tech Web Hosting Forums News Apple Computers Deals http://upxpress.net/hard-drive/wireless-external-hard-drive.php Accidentally plugged wrong power supply into drive [Re: iateshaggy] #15485103 - 12/08/11 12:35 PM (5 years, 3 months ago) Edit Reply Quote Quick Reply Well, it looks like only one

Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (5) Collapse - Using a USB hard drive adapter by ronrumpf / April 9, 2016 9:58 AM PDT In reply to: USB adapter Most 2.5 Geek Squad That's where you will find D4 and R64, the most likely suspects. but if i use credit card size the board wont fit into enclouser as its built to have 2 hard drives.

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The 2.5" only comes with a USB cable. I hooked one up to my desktop machine before I noticed I don't have a spare SATA cable handy. I use either system but if you feel uncomfortable using the connectors in a external USB box get the drop in unit and one can use it that way. Take the drive out of the case and put it in a new one. 2.5" USB 3.0 cases tend to run about $10 on Amazon, a 3.5" case may cost twice

Then buy one of those generic enclosures so you can keep using the drives for e.g. Last seen: 10 hours, 46 minutes Re: Help! you could do it yourself, or pay someone who does computer repair $100 or so dollars to do it. http://upxpress.net/hard-drive/wireless-printer-and-external-hard-drive.php I am a white man from costa rica, who smells like lime jello.

There are many types of SATA to USB adapters for purchase. Is there anything i can do to salvage this or is all my data  completely gone. wow you probably paid over a $100 for each one.do you have a separate lap top or computer in the house? and yes it's a bit expensive.

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Post Extras: koraks Registered: Life is a struggle It's a fight till the end So keep your head up And fight like a man "If you can believe than you can achieve" - Tupac Shakur These small SATA cards or "bridges" are used to translate between the hard drives' interfaces and the enclosures' external ports (USB, Thunderbolt, Firewire).

if the light is orange and not red then you have a problem the adapter is broken or incorrect power chord has been plugged in.