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So my first generation 60 gb PS3 got the YLOD and I just took the hard drive out, it is a Seagate Momentus 5400 RPM 60GB Hard Drive. What should I do with it?

I don't want to throw it away, and It's formatted to the PS3 so I'm guessing I could format it back so I can use it on my PC?

Anyway I don't know what to do with it what should I do?
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Throw it in an external case and use it for storage its just a regular pc drive
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just reformat it.
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Throw it in an external case and use it for storage its just a regular pc drive
Yeh, that or try to fix your YLOD.
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Yeh, that or try to fix your YLOD.
Yeah that, try some things to fix it before you do anything to it or the drive
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Door stopper, paper weight, use as decoration, toss it out, blow it up, set it on fire, throw it at a wall, bake it, bake it in a pie, bake it in a lasagna, cook it in soup, cook it in stew, throw a potato at it, smash it with your knee, stomp on it, try to eat it, smash it with a guitar, drop it off the top of your house, leave it in the rain, let your dog chew on it, let your cat pee on it, let your dog pee on it, play baseball with it, take it apart, use hard discs as freebees, tape it against the wall to show your nerd (look at the post your ownage thread and you'll find out what I'm talking about), cook it on a stove, put ice cream on it, freeze it, electrify it, break things with it, make model computer with broken parts like this HDD, do nothing with it, lose it, throw it out on the street, throw it at your neighbor, throw it at your tv, throw it at your computer (you would be a complete idiot to do that. Do that and you're off this forum ), break your neighbors windows, break your neighbor...
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