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? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumCan a internal hard disk in a external casing can be used as internal HDD perman ForumConverting external hard disk to internal after overvolting ForumPortable External Hard Disk Drive ForumSegate external hard disk detected but not recognized ForumData backup from internal hard disk to external hard disk ForumExternal Hard Disk making ticking noise... ForumTransferring a boot disk from an external hard drive back to my laptop ForumExternal hard drive in device manager, not in disk manager ForumWhat is wrong when a external hard drive says incorrect parameter ForumHow to recover External Hard Drive data ForumReplace hard drive to ssd in hp dm4 ForumFind out Drive used in external HDD casing ForumWD 500gb Hard disk Problem ForumSeagate external hard disk not detected ForumRecommend external hard disk ? ForumExternal Hard drive asking to format ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 ForumExternal Modems for Fax Servers ForumCan the i3-330m cpu of hp dv4-2110tu laptop upgraded to i7-620m ForumCan't decide - is i5 3570k worth getting over i3 2100? More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !