Does this mean my hard drive is dead?

Answer You would need to Put your Windows CD in the drawer and restart your computer. If your Bios settings are set to boot from your CD/DvD drive, Windows should start to load files. If Windows starts to... Read More »

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How to erase hard drive on a dead computer?

The only way to completely erase a drive is to take the disks out and destroy them with a hammer or in an incinerator.Formatting the drive will only erase the header information on the sectors, the... Read More »

How to Retrieve Data From a Dead Hard Drive?

The hard drive is used to store all the important information on your computer and because of this, it is considered to be the heart of your computer. It can be devastating when you realize that yo... Read More »

How to Transfer From a Hard Drive on a Dead Computer?

A dead computer is not exactly a technical diagnosis, but in general people refer to a computer as being dead when it won't start at all. This is usually because of a dead power supply, motherboard... Read More »

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 »