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November 2, 2016
EFS recovery

EFS Recovery Case Study: No Bootable Device Found in BIOS

The client in this EFS data recovery case had a problem with their Liteon SSD. Their Windows laptop was not detecting the SSD as a valid […]
November 1, 2016
The Codex Nitriensis, a famous palimpsest, is not so different from a reformatted hard drive.

Hard Drive Reformat Case Study: A Modern Palimpsest

This client came to Gillware’s data recovery lab after an accidental reformat cut them off from their collection of family photos and documents. They had wanted […]
October 31, 2016
Slow hard drive and unresponsive hard drive data recovery

Slow Hard Drive Recovery Case Study: My Book Data Recovery

The client in this Western Digital My Book data recovery case had a terminally slow hard drive. Eventually, after a few weeks of life in the […]
October 28, 2016
Maxtor data recovery

Maxtor Data Recovery Case Study: Taking Control

The client in this data recovery case came to us after their Maxtor hard drive had bitten the dust. Their important photos and documents were stranded […]
October 27, 2016
USB Device Not Recognized

USB Data Recovery Case Study: A Cautionary Tale

The client in this data recovery case had a failed USB flash drive on their hands. Whenever they plugged their Verbatim flash drive into their computer’s […]
October 26, 2016
SQL Database Recovery

SQL Data Recovery Case Study: Hard Drive Boot Error

The client in this SQL data recovery case had been storing the database for their small business’s point-of-sale (POS) system on an 80 GB Seagate hard […]
October 25, 2016
Samsung SSD recovery

Samsung SSD Recovery Case Study: Form Factor Fricassee

In this Samsung SSD recovery case, our client came to us with the solid state drive from their notebook PC. They were having a problem booting […]
October 24, 2016
File: BootBCD Status: 0xc000000f Info: An error occurred while attempting to read the boot configuration data

Samsung Data Recovery Case Study: Windows Boot Error

This client came to us for Samsung data recovery services after their computer stopped booting from their Samsung HM321HI hard drive. The computer had trouble reading the […]
October 21, 2016
RAID-10 Recovery

RAID-10 Recovery Case Study: Failed Virtual Disk

The client in this RAID-10 recovery case study came to us after their Dell RAID-10 server had crashed. After restarting the Dell PowerEdge server, the RAID […]