Visit Our Personal Storage Brands. I bet it is a weak head reading mechanism in the drive Agree with this! This means the item has been inspected, cleaned, and repaired to full working order and is in excellent condition. As I’ve said before, it’s your data, your risk, your choice. There have been several previous threads here on that topic – different people recommend different software.

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Hitachi Travelstar 80GN 60GB Internal 4200RPM 2.5″ (IC25N060ATMR040) HDD

What does this mean? The lowest-priced item that has been restored hitachj working order by the manufacturer ‘manufacturer refurbished condition’ or an eBay seller or a third party not approved by the manufacturer ‘seller refurbished condition’. But as always, you have to decide on the value of the data to you.

I did some searching on the net. You cannot post new topics in this forum You cannot reply to topics in this forum You cannot edit your posts in this ic25n060atmr0-0 You cannot delete your posts in this forum You cannot post attachments in this forum.


Hitachi Travelstar Hard Disk 60gb Laptop IDE ” Drive | eBay

It looks and works perfectly and undetectably when just spinning. No clicking sound or any obvious symptoms of mechanical failure. Why would you even want to flash firmware on your drive? Take it to a pro who can sort it for you.

If the drive can be read at all after it does “initialise” depending on what you mean by that exactlythen potentially you could attempt to clone the drive once it does “initialise”, hoping that the drive doesn’t die during that process, and then work on recovering the data from the clone. Majestic [Bot] hitahci 16 guests. I was up and running in three days, no hickups.

May be someone can advice me. Just because hittachi didn’t like the price which you haven’t mentioned from a likely incorrect previous diagnosis, does not mean that another DR company wouldn’t offer uc25n060atmr04-0 a better price.

Previous topic Next topic. The firmware is stored at reserved place on the media, which cannot be accessed without proper and expensive equipment.

So What am I doing wrong? See details for full description. Hard to find well working ones. You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post. Standard drive for toshiba laptop needed an identical hard drive for a Toshiba laptop and found it on eBay.


Switch to mobile style. Seems like the software does not push the firmware to the Hard Drive even though it says successful upgrade. And I am not willing to pay the amount he suggested. Any Condition Any Condition.

Detects the hard drive and prompt me to upgrade the firmware. Did you power off the drive after the update? If so, then follow the advice of hddguy and the others. This means the item has been inspected, cleaned, and repaired to full working order and is in excellent condition. I get the following error displayed after the scan: The firmware cannot be ‘flashed’.

Exceptional data challenges require your exceptional skills. I found this piece of utility to do the firmware upgrade. See all 2 refurbished listings.