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Is My Hard Drive Dead ?

Discussion in 'PS2 - Hardware boot discussion' started by YamE, Mar 12, 2005.

  1. YamE

    YamE Member

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    so i was installing my ps2 hd in pc while it was working( don't tell me that i shouldn't do that ok , cause i already did that) and then my pc turned off without any special effect(no smoke no even smell) and when i tried turning it on with hd still inside but nothing but when i unplug it works fine. so let my guest it flied ye ? if so can fix or chek to make sure if it fried just to make sure
     
  2. sneek

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    go buy spinrite v6 and run it on the HD then u can tell ifi it still words and plus u can get trid of bad sectors too!
     
  3. YamE

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    thks for help , but i think i have fried chip and i was think about buying same hd and just replace chip so anyone can give me few pointers one it

    tried program but didn't works cause when hard dribve in pc it down't even turns on and no sighs of life
     
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    Is there anything else on that IDE port/cable? It migth be that u fried the port and not the disk.
     
  5. YamE

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    cables are fine works with other hds , i think it chip that is in hd not dusk itself
     

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