Can I recover data from a faulty hard drive?

Answer You can recover data from a faulty hard drive--sometimes. One method is to place the drive in an anti-static bag, then seal that bag in a freezer bag, and freeze for several hours. No data-recover... Read More »

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How to Recover Data from an Inaccessible Hard Drive in WinXP?

This is a tech trick called an "XP Parallel Install" where a second copy of Windows is installed beside the inaccessible version, so that data can be accessed and backed up onto CD-Rs.

How to Recover Data from the Hard Drive of a Dead Laptop?

typical laptopWhen a computers dies due to a software failure rather than a hardware problem, its files remain inaccessible but intact on the hard drive. To recover data from the hard drive of a de... Read More »

How to Recover Data on a Dropped Hard Drive?

A hard drive is a sensitive mechanical device that stores information on platters using magnetic waves. Dropping a hard drive can jar the platters, resulting in damage to the file structure of a dr... Read More »

How to completely erase a hard drive making the data impossible to recover?

eraser it works and it's free. you need to use at least 7 passes for secure deletion and 35 if your really worried. it also come with a nuke boot to wipe everything.