Archive for September, 2015

A Hard Drive Suddenly Died

Sunday, September 20th, 2015

One day while using my computer, I got a warning that my hard drive was failing and I needed to back up my files as soon as possible. I ignored the warning and continued using my computer like I normally would. While using it, the computer started becoming slower and slower, until it finally just shut off. When I turned it back on, the computer wouldn’t boot into the operating system. Instead, the computer would only go into the BIOS screen and mention that it couldn’t boot into the hard drive. At that moment, HDD data recovery was the only thing running through my brain.

I had a lot of important files on that computer that I never backed up. (more…)