[SATLUG] Data Recovery
Charles D Hogan
cd_satl at futuretechsolutions.com
Sun Mar 19 20:27:53 CST 2006
Alltex should carry the adapter. I've gotten one there before, don't
know where it got off to though.
Jim Wells wrote:
> I don't think the USB->IDE adapter will work. All the laptop drives I
> have seen do not use a standard 40?pin IDE cable. The cable my Compaq &
> my girlfriend's HP use a ribbon cable that combines the interface with
> the power connector. (Unless there is a special adapter for laptop drives)
> John Pappas wrote:
>>What kind of laptop?
>>I suggest using a USB->IDE adapter and grab the data that way. TO be
>>really careful, use dd or cat to copy the partition(s) and mount via
>>read only loop (or mount directly read only)
>>I have all the needed tools, and I guarantee that I am cheaper than any
>>other data recovery shop.
>>On Sun, 2006-03-19 at 15:02 -0800, Raul S. wrote:
>>>Any body know of somebody(inexpensive) that can do
>>>data recovery. My laptop motherboard died and I had
>>>done about 90% backup of all the things I needed. I
>>>still have some data and files left in there that I
>>>want back. A new motherboard costs $500.00, might as
>>>well get a new laptop.
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