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I have done it and some of the techs I have told this to have had it work. Hi Robert, I have a macbook sitting in front of me with the exact same problem. KC Reply June 12, If the drive spins up and is readable, congratulations. Is there any way of checking this or indeed replacing the board. I have been using a known good external HDD case brand new in fact The reason I know the case works is because I have another drive that does work in it. I froze it to degree in my camping freezer box and than I heared a lot of different stuff, one click, than something that sounds like a rubberball would fall on a surface, and than it stopped spinning automaticly, all in one session!

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I have since relocated my small fridge in my lab next to my test bench with a external USB enclosure in the freezer portion.

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You raise some common concerns other people have raised in the above comments. But, be quickly and pay attention to the fact that you MUST close very carefully the bag within your HD otherwise it will get wet and once it got wet then you are really screwed.

Or is beeping the same as clicking? I have 8 external drives in all and this sony vaio vgn fs630 w the only one not backed-up. Sony vaio vgn fs630 w Seagate back up plus 1tb is just blinking ledwith no noise or movement what so ever, what vaii be the issue? I have the same problem I just read the post and try it today If you got your data out please let me know.

Ann Reply June 19, I am desperate to get my important files, one company gave me an estimate of 1k.

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Although they can be pricey, they usually have a pretty good success rate in cases like this. Hey Paul, Did you have any luck sony vaio vgn fs630 w putting your MyBook sony vaio vgn fs630 w power still connected in the freezer and then pulling the data off? Plug the power to the drive without hooking the drive to the computer. The hard drive makes no odd sounds and spins as usual. My Gb buffalo portable hard disk has ticking sound and I cannot access the files either with softwares. If you did have the money, and the data was professional work, would you take this chance?

Put Your Hard Drive in the Freezer to Recover Data

So I did the freezer. I have a 1tb wd my passport external hard drive. Casey Reply September 2, Sony vaio vgn fs630 w Reply March 25, Nothering happened and then I thought ggn it went off.

I tried this…kept the Goflex HDD in freeze for over 10 hours…no response. Mike Reply August 8, I hope you can answer my questions. Give Apple a call if you want to be certain.

sony vaio vgn fs630 w I therefore returned the drive to teh freezer to refreeze it. But it temporarily fixed it so he could get vhn saved information off of it. I would just recommend using it long enough to backup your data vqio restore it to another drive. Data recovery software could not read it. Doug Reply September 17, Then I brought my fully charged laptop out into the cold and inserted the hard drive.

It seemed to be stuck in trying to read some meta data info that could not be read.

It froze on me so i force quit and restart the computer. Jax Maddox Reply March 26, Rodney Solowenski Reply November 17, Then I left things in my freezer over night.

Dakota Reply May 16, It was important to her to recover her data and vhn very important to us. Ive backed up my photos and what not, and am currently going on 4 hours sony vaio vgn fs630 w the drive is fine. The clicking itself is not harming anything, although it sounds bad! Hi Kilian, So did the freezer trick work for you?

You ever see a glass of iced tea in the summer? Now I am stuck. B Reply April 29, Sony vaio vgn fs630 w it is for an external drive clicking noise fix, then it is designed to connect via its own USB. I was really excited to gaio that this trick worked, from now on I tell people to do the same and they look at me as I was tripping on something.