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lachy_legend
2008-02-03, 02:29 AM
hi i accidentally dropped by new external drive its a 500gb western digital. it has all my dvd footage it was working now today its not i havnt tried it since the day i dropped it.
is there any way i can save my stuff??

diggrd
2008-02-03, 03:30 AM
All depends have you opened the case to see if the wires were ok? If it powers up and spins you maybe able to recover some stuff. There are a host of "home" remedies, for unreadable drives from freezing to boiling, once it starts working be prepared to get everything off quickly.

lachy_legend
2008-02-03, 03:32 AM
hi for some reaosn its working on my other computer with win 98 its taking abt 2 hours to transur each dvd onto my other external.