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post #1 of 28
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Anyone ever had to RMA a Seagate/Maxtor?

I'm hoping they'll trade my dimondmax 10 for something ALLOT more reliable. But i have never had to deal with seagate/maxtor as when there drives die on me they are out or warranty.
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post #2 of 28
and what does any of this have to do with his question???
anyways i don't know because i have never had to RMA a seagate and that's all i buy
post #3 of 28
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I roofled so hard when i saw it i had to share it.

maxtor sucks btw
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Checkout my RMA faq in my sig and scroll down to the seagate section
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I did.

Right to the bone
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I did.

Right to the bone
May you have better luck with them than Burn did...also share with me your story so I can put it up on my FAQ. Thanks
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Hello, I have recently bought a Dimondmax 10 300gb 16mb Cache 7200RPM (Less than 4 months ago) And every month I have lost all my partition information.

This is a VERY big inconvenience for me and my Web Design business.

I have lost around 38 templates for websites (ranging from $35-$150) for my clients that all have to be remade now. And this transfers allot of cost onto me.

I have also lost allot of my 3D/2D artwork and pictures that are irreplaceable
This is not the first time, this is the fourth time it has happened.

I was recommended to Seagate/Maxtor with great praise, and was assured that my drive would not do what it has done every month it has died.

I'd like a refund or a drive I can actually depend upon.
Is what i sent.
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post #8 of 28
Maybe you should add in raid1 after you get your new drive.
and to your avatar: Hoooooo! (or whatever he says, lol)
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post #9 of 28
Aww man that sucks, maybe youll have better luck with WD.
cant complain..
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cant complain..
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post #10 of 28
I had to RMA a Seagate drive which failed on me - I couldn't install Windows XP, it would just stop, but I was able to install Windows 98 and get all my critical data off it, by installing an NTFS convertor

I just filled in the online form, sent it back, and they sent me a "Certified Replacement".

However, I've lost all faith in Seagate drives - I kept getting corruption, registery failure, etc - and bought a Samsung a week ago
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