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Power and Data Cable for 3.5" hard disk drive
(For Desktop Computer or External Enclosure)

Any desktop computer hard drive has two connectors, one for power cable and other for data cable.

Power cable connects a hard drive PCB (Printed Circuit Board) with computer's power supply.

Data cable connects hard drive with a computer's motherboard.

Depending on the drive model, they may be

ATA Hard drive connectors (PATA / Parallel ATA / IDE)
To Open the case remove a side cover


SATA Hard drive connectors (S-ATA)

To Open the case remove a side cover

Squeeze SATA connectors

Some SATA connectors must be squeezed to disconnect them.

After you are done with the hard drive removal you may proceed to placing the data recovery order.

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» Recognized by BIOS - no, spinning sound - yes. I did send this to a local guy to try to restore data. He was unsuccessful.

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Failed drive - Seagate ST380021A from James S. Scottsdale, AZ USA
» Drive began failing by failing to mount partition 1
but mounting all others. Partitions 2-3-4 will not
mount. 5 will mount briefly, but system wants to
initialize as slave. Will spin, no clicking.

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