How to read a dead hard drive from a laptop Tags: Hard Drives Laptops Storage Last response: May 24, 2011 2:52 PM in Storage Share craddockj2002 May 23, 2011 7:43:46 PM Hello, I am helping a freind with his laptop his hdd has stop responding and the computer cannot find it haw can I get his data off of this drive? More about : read dead hard drive laptop craddockj2002 May 24, 2011 2:52:36 PM I have done that and got the ding that it is connected but it will not spin up. I have bought the software you suggested and I am going to try that as well. I really hope I can save this guy a lot of money. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How do I get my files from dead desktop's hard drive - connected it to my laptop but it says files not shared...where do I ent Forum How can i get my hard drive from a crashed Sony laptop running vista to be read Forum SolvedNeed feedback - dead laptop - using Hard Disk Drive on new computer Forum Disk Read Error Occured, Press CTRL+ALT+DEL to restart (dead hard drive?) Forum Solvedusing hard drive from old dead laptop in usb enclosure Forum is there some way to test a Seegate SV35 Hard drive,It seems to be dead, (can't read it) Forum SolvedHow to repair a Dead Hard Drive? Forum Windows 7 cannot read hard drive from dead Vista PC Forum Is my laptop's hard drive dead? Forum Solvedhow do i get win 8 to read vista hard drive? Forum SolvedHow to read from a different hard drive? Forum External hard drive dead, making sound, wont shop on PC, how to recover? Forum Need to read data from Dead laptop's Raid 0 hard disks Forum SolvedHow to recover Windows 7 from a dead hard drive Forum SolvedHow to replace dead RAID card after using one hard drive while waiting for replacement? (RAID-1) Forum SolvedDisk read error occurred laptop hard drive Forum how to tell if hard drive is dead? Forum my 3tb hard drive is showing can not be read by the system. how can i recorver the data Forum SolvedHow to install second laptop hard drive? Forum I bought a laptop from a friend but the hard drive is dead. I bought a new and was wondering if all I have to do is buy a new Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !