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I think my dad missed the point when I asked him to send me his hard disk.....

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Dad's computer crashed and I told him to send me the hard disk out of it so I could recover his photos. This is what showed up at my house today.

I was like when I opened the package.

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post #2 of 65
AHHH! The platters are loose, *and* he wrote on them?!
    
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wow.... Ummm WOW... I just...WOW...
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post #4 of 65
Holy moly!!
Talk about straight to the point..
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post #5 of 65
LMAO! Well I guess he still did it right. He still sent something "Hard" and is a "Disc".
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post #6 of 65
I think he was pulling your leg and truly knows better? Surely if he had knowledge to open one up and remove those, he knows it's not something you should do?

I was expecting to see a picture of him sending the whole PC, but that's crazy.
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LOL. Well, you can't fault the guy for trying. If he REALLY needs the stuff off of them, don't touch them and contact the hard drive manufacturer for a recommended data recovery shop/service. It won't be cheap... There was an article around here a while back about some of the hard drives these shops have recovered data from and you'd be surprised at what they can get from them.
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post #9 of 65
lol, dads. "I found 2 'hard disks'!!! Shipping them over now. Man, I'm such a handy-man."
    
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post #10 of 65
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Originally Posted by IEATFISH View Post
LOL. Well, you can't fault the guy for trying. If he REALLY needs the stuff off of them, don't touch them and contact the hard drive manufacturer for a recommended data recovery shop/service. It won't be cheap... There was an article around here a while back about some of the hard drives these shops have recovered data from and you'd be surprised at what they can get from them.
You cant tell from the pic but they are completely scratched from being sent in a USPS envelope. I don't think his pics are worth what it would cost. Heck I don't even think the drive was bad before he took it apart. I think he just got the virus that hides all your data
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