Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Dead drive, resurrection!!!
From: Glenn Ervin at Home (GlennErvin_at_cableone.net)
Can someone open up a desktop size hard drive and have hopes of making it
After getting the CF-IDE adapter working, I decided to find out what caused
I had no way of checking the controller board, so went straight for the
The head had not parked, and seemed to be stuck on the platter. After a
I've now managed to get all my files back , error-free. I feel a full
So, those with a similar fault, you may want to give it a go!!
You'll need a T5 Torx driver to get into the platter cavity.
Oh, remember to work in a dust-free environment, and blow out and small
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