Hard disks are the most important thing on your computer because one fault and you might lose your complete data. However, you must know that hard disks are mechanical device, that will fail after long use. Statistics suggest 60 percent of the hard drive failures are mechanical failure and remains occurs due to misuse. Here are the few reasons for hard disk failures:
Failure doesn’t mean that you have lost your data. If hard drive is still in good condition physically, you can repair it by yourself. Here are five ways to repair hard disk.
If you are using Windows than it, gives an simple option on checking your hard disk for error and fix it automatically. Here is how you can check and repair hard disk issue:
Now the process of scanning will begin automatically. Depending on the size of your hard disk, this may take up to several minutes.
This repair hard disk method requires you to open up your computer or laptop to check the connection between hard drive and main board. Due lose or bad connection there might be an error. Before we begin the procedure make sure the power is off to avoid any accident. Open up the whole cabinet of your computer and follow these steps to check the connections between hard drive and main board:
Now switch on your computer and check if the problem is resolved. If you do not know how to open your computer make sure you go for a technician.
Format is great way to restore your corrupted hard disk in the original state. However, before you can format it, make sure you back up your whole data. You do not want to lose out on the important files.
You can back up your whole computer on an external hard disk and you can transfer it back after formatting your computer. You can always use a third party software but windows gives you an in built option from control panel.
This will save you important data on another disk.
This will format your respective disk. You can always restore you disk from the back up you have made.
If you are using Mac, you can use Disk utility to repair hard disk. This is simple method however you will require your disk of Mac OS make sure you have already backed up your data on other hard disk because during repair you may lose your important data.
Your computer will be booted again and check if the hard drive errors still persist. This method will solve some errors but if there is real problem with hard disk it would be better to consult an technician.
You can replace the printed circuit board on your hard disk if old is damaged or corrupted. They are offered by the hard disk manufacturers. Contact the manufacturer to get the required PCB for your hard drive. Use following steps to replace the PCB. Here are the steps to follow:
Now install your hard drive and check it works on your computer.
After the hard drive has been repaired, you can recover you lost data using Recoverit software which is one of the most reliable and effective hard disk data recovery software to recover data. You can recover data in three steps:
Connect your hard disk to computer. Launch the Recoverit hard disk recovery software on your computer, and follow the next simple steps to perform hard drisk data recovery.
These are the 5 eays ways to repair hard disk. Now, there is no need to worry when your hard disk becomes corrupt!
Due to macOS High Sierra (macOS 10.13) requirement, Mac users are not allowed an access to the built-in system drive from any apps. Therefore, if you need to restore lost data from the system disk under macOS 10.13, please "disable System Integrity Protection" first.
How to disable "System Integrity protection"? Please follow the steps below.
Step 1Reboot the Mac and hold down"Command + R" keys simultaneously after you hear the startup chime, this will boot OS X into Recovery Mode.
Step 2When the "OS X Utilities" screen appears, pull down the "Utilities" menu at the top of the screen instead, and choose "Terminal".
Step 3In the "Terminal" window, type in "csrutil disable" and press "Enter" then restart your Mac.
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Recoverit 8.0 has been released.