Monthly Archives: May 2012

Western Digital hard drive board swaps – The FACTS

As I mentioned in the last post, a lot of so called data recovery engineers like fzabkar on HDDGuru forums will claim that the DCM of a Western Digital drive, and the serial number must match as well as the … Continue reading

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No spin-up on Western Digital WD2500KS

Today a customer brought his Core 2 Duo desktop in, saying “It wouldn’t load Windows”, that was all he could tell me. Powering his box up, the hard drive was being recognised, but it wasn’t spinning, I didn’t even hear … Continue reading

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Mozilla is free from pressure to compromise? Hahaha!!

I updated Firefox today, and was greeted with the follwing message: Different by Design Thanks for upgrading! You’re now ready to enjoy the very latest in speed, flexibility and security. As a non-profit, we’re free to innovate on your behalf without any pressure to … Continue reading

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