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 Category: Hard drive, RAID arrays and NAS (Network Attached Storage) issues

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How do I know, if my drive is affected by physical failures?
Mechanical Failure A physical failure is any time a drive can not be accessed because of electronic malfunction or internal hardware failure. These failures can result in the drive not being recogni...
How do I know, if my drive is affected by logical failures?
Logical failure In the event of a logical failure the hard drives electronic components and mechanical components are all working properly. Logical failures occur as a result of defective media (bad ...
I dropped my drive/laptop, i now hear clicking, beeping and abrasive noises when i turn on the drive
Click of death (Hard drive) 'Click of death' as its generally known by indicates drive has failed or crashed. The irregular abrasive and clicking noises are generally caused by actuator arms of drive...
My drive crashed, not detected by operating system
Hard drive (Not detected) Failures can occur due to a number of reasons most common are pc and laptops not starting or booting up. Other problems include Deleted Partitions, Formatted, Corrupted Sect...
My drive has been affected by liquids/fire; is there a chance of recovery?
Hard drive liquid/fire damage Unit must immediately be disconnected from power supply and left to be dried/cool in room temperature. Please do not connect these devices back to see if they work or th...
Should I try and fix my drive at home?
Do's and don't of data recovery No one anticipates a hard drive crash and while a data loss incident can be a very emotional time for anyone who values the data or has the responsibility of safeguard...
Do you provide hard disk repair service?
Hard drive repair Our services to disc repair include (but not limited to); Disc imaging, firmware updates, restoring lost partitions and deleted data, back up, password removal, operating system re...
NAS (Network Attached Storage) and RAID recovery
NAS and RAID recovery Network Attached Storage (NAS) devices are very popular these days. These devices provide a quick and convenient way to increase storage space available to a single PC or the en...
What operating and file systems are supported by graffs data recovery?
Supported operating systems: Microsoft Windows ®: starting with Windows ® XP and later; Apple Mac OS X: all starting with version 10.7 and above; Linux: Debian Linux 6.0 (or compatible) a...

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