free tech support fried my external hard drive Tags: Hard Drives Support External Hard Drive Storage Last response: April 7, 2012 4:33 PM in Storage Share imager53 April 7, 2012 4:31:33 PM Hello, for a couple of seconds I plugged in the wrong a/c adapter to my external hard drive. I unplugged immediately when I smelled plastic. I plugged in the right adapter and still smell plastic. I immediately unplugged. Is the hard drive ruined? More about : free tech support fried external hard drive | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove rolli59 April 7, 2012 4:33:45 PM At least the power circuitry in the enclosure! Possibly the drive itself, open it up and see what you find something melted! | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage> free tech support fried my external hard drive> Related ressources: ForumWho Designed This Crap? Tech Support , Need I Say More? ForumUSB Fried External Hard Drive ? ForumExternal hard drives fried ForumNoisy external hard drive ....... is there a free diagnostic I can run? ForumIs my Buslink external hard drive fried ? ForumHow MS tech support scammers walked right into a trap set by Feds ForumDownload simple tech external hard drive disk ForumFried WD500 Hard Drive ForumWd 500gb external hard drive wrong power supply ForumExternal hard drive hasn't been recognized on any computer I plug it into. ForumIs my hard drive fried ? ForumHorrible tech support ForumErased Partition on external hard drive by mistake! Help! ForumExternal 1TB hard drive not being recognized... ForumDell Tech Support ForumHow to hook up a desktop hard drive to a laptop ForumHelp Needed: USB External Hard Drive ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? ForumExternal Hard Drive doesn\'t Show up in my computer ForumHard drive internal sale More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !