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Data Recovery Enquiries – July 2016

Here are some enquiries that I’ve received this month about retrieving files from broken and unresponsive hard drives. On starting my Toshiba Satellite z830 Ultrabook after the InteI (R) Boot Agent GE v1.3.66 message, I get the error message “PXE-E61…

iPhone Data Recovery

Lately I’ve received several enquiries about a data recovery service from Apple iPhones. These are reproduced below and I’ve now added a page to this web site about phone data recovery located at http://data-recovery-tips.co.uk/phone-data-recovery/. Enquiry 1. I need my liquid…

Recovering a Bleeping Hard Drive

Here’s a summary of one of the latest data recoveries I’ve performed. A few weeks ago Martin Withers from Dunstable (UK) got in touch with me about recovering the data from his damaged HDD. Here’s his initial enquiry: I slightly…

No Hope For This Hard Drive

A question from Italy: “My hard drive Hitachi Ide suffered a head crash: the damage prevents the rebuild of the firmware. The service area has been emulated and the hard disk went Ready, but the data is not available because…

Fixing Hard Drive Trouble

Here’s a good article for all you PC fans. There now follows some of the latest enquiries from people with troublesome hard drives that have recently been submitted to us. In some instances I’ve hyperlinked to the relevant sites providing…

Repair of a Toshiba MK5076GSX

Hello, my computer crashed. It just stopped working last Wednesday when I dropped and stepped on my laptop while switched on and not the HDD is not working. I connected it to a desktop PC and there is a clicking…