Tag: User Guide to Data Recovery

Why my portable Toshiba drive is clicking?

Why my portable Toshiba drive is clicking? Toshiba

There are three major reasons for a Toshiba hard drive to start clicking. Modern disk drives are complex devices and while most last three or more years eventually they do fail. Like others, Toshiba hard drives have seen great improvements in recent years achieving greater speeds and storage capacities. Today Toshiba hard drives come in […]

Western Digital Hard Drive Makes Clicking Noise

Western Digital Hard Drive Makes Clicking Noise wd clicking

There are three major reasons for a Western Digital hard drive to start clicking. Modern disk drives are complex devices and while usually last three or more years they do fail at some point. Like others, Western Digital hard drives have seen great improvements in recent years achieving greater speeds and storage capacities. Today these […]

Engineers Explain USB Flash: XOR vs Encryption

Engineers Explain USB Flash: XOR vs Encryption Viewsonic DPF 5

We receive dozens of flash cases every week and our clients often ask us why is it so complicated to recover data from their flash device. Flash devices don’t store data like a hard drive, the controller (brain) of the flash device transforms data as it passes through it. Each transformation the flash drive makes […]