A broken Western Digital Scorpio 750Gb Hard Drive was posted to us for a Data Recovery job. As with every Data Recovery service and Hard Drive you never know what’s coming and every job has its own challenges. The Western Digital Scorpio 750Gb Hard Drive was plugged in as an external hard drive but suddenly showed up as a RAW drive in Windows 10 for the customer. Well, the good n..
Is your aging MacBook running slow but you do not want to buy a new one yet? Well, there are several solutions to speed it up without spending a fortune on a new one. Normally we do Recover Data from Apple MacBook’s but this time we were asked to perform an upgrade. I did 2 videos to show you what improvements we did and how much real world performance you can expect. Video 1 shows th..
This 1TB HGST 2.5 5K1000 Hard Drive came to our office in Belfast for our UK Wide Data Recovery Services. It was used in a Laptop that was dropped from about 1 meter height. We took it to our clean room for further investigation since it made bad clicking sounds. Once open we noticed a deep scratch in the middle of the plate. Bad enough under the microscope we noticed
We got a Dell Vostro Laptop in this week that was accidental dropped while the customer was working on a dissertation. You can image that losing your dissertation with a 2 day deadline and no backup in place you would panic as well. The Laptop was brought to a local Computer repair shop who tried to take out the drive for a software based data recovery job. The drive was clicking and ..
Today we got posted to us a Western Digital 1.5 TB Caviar Green Hard Drive for Data Recovery from Germany. The Western Digital Hard Drive made clicking sounds and was not recognized at all. We were advised that the hard drive was dropped before it stopped working. As soon as the drive was plugged into our DeepSpar DDI 4 imager you could hear the clicking sounds and we stopped right aw..
Why is my Iomega Hard Drive not being dectected in Windows or Apple OS X.
Iomega hard drive “not detected” is a common problem and we offer a data recovery service to get you data back based in the United Kingdom, Belfast NI. This Iomega external hard drive came in because the customer advised the it stopped working on his Apple iMac and MacBook. It also made some clicking sounds w..
We offer a United Kingdom based Data Recovery Service for any type of device. This week we were working on a damaged usb flash pen drive. The usb stick was connected to a laptop which was dropped and caused damaged to the connectors. A usb data recovery job was required to give this teacher his valuable data back as soon as possible and fast. The outer casing was removed and the usb connec..
How can I wipe a broken hard disk drive before sending it back to the manufacturer for warranty repair and maintenance?
How can I wipe a broken hard disk drive before sending it back to the manufacturer for warranty repair or replacement? We get quite a bit of calls in our United Kingdom, Belfast based office, where the opposite is happening and no data recovery is required. The dr..
One of our latest Data Recovery jobs on a Western Digital 3TB Red series. How much abuse can a Western Digital ( WD 3TB NAS, Red ) take. It seems quite a lot. This data recovery took quite some skill to get the data of. The WD was housed in an external enclosure and somebody spilled cover over it. While panicking the western digital drive was also knocked of the desk to prevent further wat..
We are delighted to offer in the United Kingdom Belfast Computer, Apple and Mobile Phone Backup strategies & training courses in Belfast. We offer this service for business and consumers alike in our office on Ormeau Road or on site. As a Data Recovery business in Belfast we see many broken hard drives, USB pen drives and SD cards coming in and the cost to have data recovered can be easily sev..
This week we had a Data Recovery job on an Apple iMac in the United Kingdom, Belfast. The Apple iMac didn't want to boot anymore and the hard drive made clicking sounds after inspecting it closer for diagnostic maintenance. We get quite few iMac Macs in lately ranging from 2009 – 2012 models. First we had to address the issue with the hard drive not being responsive at all caused by ..
Is your Sage running slow in your United Kingdom, Belfast office and freezes all the time or do your customer records populate very slow? Employees complaining about the speed in your office or cannot work fast because of those issues?
Maybe we can help! To give you a better idea what we can do we did a test recently on a customer’s premises. Testing out what is possible and how much it wou..
Jesús is our current Belfast intern from Spain and he is a huge fan of Apple products. We couldn’t help but to let him recover data on a MacMini. After 4 years, the macMini had a failed hard drive and his job was to recover the data on his own. He had enough time to learn and it was his first project from start to finish. The macMini didn’t boot anymore and had an exclamation mark after 30 seconds..
WD Western Digital My passport 500gb repair. This week we had in our United Kingdom Belfast Data Recovery office a 500GB my passport hard drive that stopped working. As soon as it got in we removed the outside casing to inspect the drive close. We noticed several clicking sounds when the wd hard drive was spinning up. Normally that means we have to deal with an expensive repair because we have to ..