How to repair a damaged external hard drive Tags: Hard Drives Connection External Hard Drive Computer Storage Last response: March 27, 2010 4:06 PM in Storage Share layal March 25, 2010 10:47:03 AM Hello, my hard disk is damaged ,, when i connect it to the computer and try to open it from my computer it doesn't appear , how can i fix that ? More about : repair damaged external hard drive Anonymous a b G Storage March 25, 2010 11:23:56 AM Depends on what's damaged. If it's just the enclosure electronics dismantle it and buy a replacement case -- take the drive with you so the retailer can match the interface of the drive. swat9uk March 27, 2010 4:06:09 PM i would plug it it and go to computer managment /disk managment and see if it is unalocated for some reason? also try diffrent usb port provideing it is external drive i take it. if still no joy buy a new excloser like fihart saidg good luck Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHow to recover data from a damaged external hard drive Forum How to repair a damaged hard drive partition Forum Solvedhow to repair a external hard drive that has been dropped ? Forum SolvedHow to repair seagate 500gb external hard drive Forum how to repair my wd external hard drive Forum How to repair a sumsang SMART external hard drive giving an imminent failure message in ubuntu Forum How to repair my wd external hard drive Forum How to repair n format your external hard drive Forum How to repair my external hard drive? Forum How to repair hitachi external hard disk drive Forum How to repair seagate 500gb external hard drive Forum How to repair a Iomega external hard drive Forum How to repair an external hard drive Forum How can i repair my lg 500gb external hard drive Forum SolvedNew motherboard, Computer wont boot properly. Keeps running windows system repair. Have I damaged my hard drive? Forum SolvedHow should I put my external hard drive to stand without damaging it. Forum Solvedtestdisk to repair corrupt external hard drive Forum recover data from a logically damaged external hard drive Forum SolvedDamaged External Hard Drive. Possible Recovery? Forum Solved[NeedHelp] I manage to repair Corrupt MBR External Hard Drive but It's really slow Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !