[clug] HDD recovery

Owen rcook at pcug.org.au
Tue Jul 17 23:29:16 GMT 2007

On Mon, 16 Jul 2007 14:43:41 +1000
Tim <tim at murphy.org> wrote:

> I'm not sure that the freezer will help in this case.  It sounds like 
> something is broken inside.  I have called around for a few quotes and 
> it seems a little expensive at this point (up to $3000).
> I guess this is a good lesson in backing up all of your data.

My daughter was quoted $2000 to recover data from her laptop. 

Her vital, essential and must have data was suddenly categorized as unnecessary!

Everything has a price, in this case she went and bought a USB hdd. Didn't want to be caught again!


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