Hard drive repair
is often required prior to recovering any data from
a hard drive. Although the hard drive repair
is a temporary one, it is extremely critical that
the 'repair' is performed by a certified, skilled
and most of all, experienced technician. Improper
repair techniques or even using data recovery software
on a physically crashed hard drive can severely hinder
chances of a successful data recovery. (Possibly making
data recovery difficult at best, or in some cases,
In a majority of hard drive crashes, it is
true that you only have one chance for a successful
recovery of your files.
Hard drive failures can be caused
be a variety of reasons. The electronics can develop
electrical shorts due to surges or spikes, the heads
inside of the drive can fail to read data, and sometimes
the hard drive will not even spin up at all. In some
instances the hard drive will emit unusual sounds
such as clicking, grinding, scraping etc.
We often receive telephone calls and web searches
daily looking for "hard drive repair".
However, the hard drive repair is a temporary fix.
It is a most critical element of the actual work involved
in recovering data, and must be done properly. Under
no circumstances would we, or any other quality data
recovery service, advise attempting any type of D.I.Y.
hard drive repair, as this can render further hard
drive recovery attempts futile.
Over the years we have seen a vast amount of drives
that had tampered with or opened prior to arriving.
If left alone, in the 'as failed' state, chances for
recovery are immeasurably higher.
|We cannot stress enough to never, under
any circumstances, attempt to open a hard drive.
The internal mechanics and components
of a hard disk drive require extremely precise engineering
and caution as there is no room for error.
The slightest speck of dust, eyelash, or fingerprint
can make successful data recovery difficult, if not
impossible. This is why the utmost caution, concern
and proper safety measure are ensured here at ECO
Any unusual sounds from a hard drive
generally indicates the need for invasive level data
In other words, a clicking or noisy hard drive requires
a cleanroom and a data recovery lab that has the experience
and capabilities of 'repairing' or rebuilding hard
to speak with a consultant now!
With over 20 years experience in hard drive data recovery,
we are uniquely qualified to offer expert hard drive
recovery services. While we do repair hard drives
it is with the single goal of a successful data recovery
We would never recommend reusing a hard drive that has
been to a data recovery service for recovery.
You can rest at ease by knowing that ECO
Data Recovery specializes in Data Recovery
from Desktop, Notebook, Laptop, RAID including Data
Recovery for hard drives running Mac OS.