Storage Media – Physical Failure
A wide array of failures can cause physical damage to storage media. Hard drives can suffer any of numerous mechanical failures, such as failed motors and head crashes. Physical damage will most definitely cause at least some data loss, and in many cases the logical structures of the file system are damaged as well. This causes logical damage that must be taken care of by a professional before any files can be exricated from the crashed media.
VITAL: Don’t Experiment With Physical Repairs on Your Own!
You might be inclined in trying to take the drive apart yourself. Opening a hard disk outside of a cleanroon environment can allow dust to settle on the surface, causing further damage to the platters and impeding the recovery procedure. You need a professional company with a Class 100 cleanroom facility to safeguard the media while repairs are being made. tackling this yourself infrequently works and, more often than not, they’ll make your data even more tough to recover. To the point possibly causing irreversible damage as to where we can’t even help you. At Protech Data Recovery your data is what matters most. So PLEASE, call us first!