Can I open an hard drive and move the disk to an identicle hard drive and make it work?
Posted on 2008-06-10
My hard Drive on my desktop is not working , basically the bios doesn't recognize it. I have try the windows recovery console, some tools online but basically if the computer doesn't recognize it I guess something mechanical is bad in it.
If I get an identical hard Drive (Model # , brand, ...) and I open it and move the disk from one to another , would I be able to see my files , at leat temporarely until I recover what I need?
I know some company can recover the datas , and I have no idea how they do it but before I look into it can I do it myself?