Samsung HM100UI 1TB 5400rpm 8MB 2.5" harddrive firmware problem Tags: Hard Drives Firmware Samsung Storage Last response: May 29, 2012 1:24 PM in Storage Share Cydonian May 29, 2012 12:01:26 PM Hello, I have a Samsung HM100UI 1TB 5400rpm 8MB 2.5" harddrive and it has a firmware problem. So windows says "unknown usb device". I need to reach my data on that harddrive How can I fix/update its firmware? Any help please? More about : samsung hm100ui 1tb 5400rpm 8mb harddrive firmware problem alyoshka a b G Storage May 29, 2012 1:09:07 PM It's not the HDD that has a Firmware problem, it's the External Casing that you have put the HDD into. Get a better casing or then use the SATA port on the Mobo to get the data. Cydonian May 29, 2012 1:19:09 PM alyoshka said:It's not the HDD that has a Firmware problem, it's the External Casing that you have put the HDD into. Get a better casing or then use the SATA port on the Mobo to get the data. Been there, done that! No, it is NOT the external case problem, it is the hdd firmware problem! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer alyoshka a b G Storage May 29, 2012 1:24:09 PM Well, when you connect it to the SATA port what does the rig say? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumSynology SD411 Slim Discussion Only ForumBest bang for bucks sata6 hard-drive ForumWhen is 5400rpm faster than 7200rpm? ForumSeagate and Western Digital Reliability ForumHarddrive slowing me down? ForumMore Raid 5 Problems ForumWich model Asus G75 should I get? ForumRecommended Builds by Usage ForumWhich harddrive is the better choice? ForumBuild a Cheap and Fast RAID 5 NAS ForumSamsung F3 1.5TB ForumBoot disk dilemma - SSD or VelociRaptor? ForumPartitioning Question ForumLooking to buy a 1 Tb hard drive soon, suggestions? ForumQUIETEST 7200rpm hard drive on the market? ForumSlow Windows Boot Times with Crucial M4 SSD Forum4tb hdd is being read as 2tb hdd ForumGateway LX6810-01 Hard Drive Problem ForumSamsung 830 Secure Erase / Performance Optimization / ... not working Forum[Solved] WD Caviar Black 1TB Not recognized by W7 More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !