Solved How to get data off dead Seagate HDD

October 3, 2014 at 03:09:05
Specs: Windows Vista, ADM / 3GB RAM
My Seagate ST3600620A8 drive suddenly stop working. I even can not detect in BIOS I have took the HDD out and installed to another PC with same result. I can hear the drive is spinning and no appearent physical damage to the drive. Any idea how to retreive the data from this HDD

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October 3, 2014 at 08:03:33
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You probably can't without professional tools and a clean room.

That said, if you find another drive of the same model, you can try swapping the circuit boards. If that's where the problem lies your drive will start working. If the problem is with the heads or disk surface, you'll need to send it off to a company specialized in data recovery.

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October 3, 2014 at 09:07:19
Are you sure you entered the model number correctly?

Is this an internal hard drive?

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