Can i replace my external hard disk casing? Tags: External Hard Drive USB Hard Drives Components Last response: June 1, 2012 12:21 PM in Components Share sayyeda June 1, 2012 12:11:31 PM Hello, My external hard drive usb port is spoilt. The wires inside are bent and i cannot insert my usb wire inside the port. Im sure my data is safe inside. Can i change the external casing of the hard drive and replace it with a new one? More about : replace external hard disk casing WR2 June 1, 2012 12:21:34 PM Hello sayyeda; Yes you can and it's actually quite easy. Do you know the make/model of the HDD inside? 3.5" or 2.5"? PATA/IDE or SATA? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Can a internal hard disk in a external casing can be used as internal HDD perman Forum damaged external hard disk be used with a case? Forum Solvedbuy wd external 3tb elements or my book or wd green internal hard disk 3tb?????? Forum SolvedHi, anyone can help me to get the data in my external hard disk without formatting? Forum eSATA or USB casing better for my external hard drive ? Forum SolvedHard Disk S.M.A.R.T. status bad, backup and replace Forum My WD External Hard Drive's USB Port broke off inside the unit. I opened the external casing to attempt to reattach it however Forum SolvedFiles are Missing from Newly created external HDD from Laptop Hard disk Forum SolvedWhich Hard disk to replace for my Sony VAIO VPCEA15FG laptop? Forum SolvedHow to remove the password feature from my external Hard Disk? Forum SolvedProb with WD Passport ultra 1tb external hard disk. MY COMP doesn't show the Hard disk Forum Solvedcan i use an external hard disk instead of an internal for games Forum SolvedExternal Hard disk unable to show in "My Computer" Forum Solvedinstall system to new computer from external hard disk Forum Solvedexternal hard drive not detected, not even in disk management, light on, noisy Forum SolvedNesStar 3 external hard disk won't allow me to disconnect it... Forum SolvedHard Disk: S.M.A.R.T. Status Bad, Backup and Replace on Boot Up and During on Desktop but Nothing on chkdsk Forum SolvedI have verbatim external hard model JH 8305.PC doesn't recognize the drive.It is not seen in Disk Management.I tried with new Forum SolvedExternal hard drive is not being recognized in the disk management. Forum SolvedBest External Hard Disk Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !