April 5th, 2007


Hard drive recovery explanations

Okay. As promised, here's a short* article on how I went about recovering my data off a dead hard drive. The topic is inherently mucho technical, but I'm trying to write it in such a way it remains a pleasant and interesting read for the less technically inclined among you guys. (One of my few recurring joys in this field: managing to explain shit to people in such a way they find it as interesting as I do.)

So here it goes.

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... Okay, so that turned out to be a bit longer than I had planned. I hope you still enjoyed the explanations, though! Thank you for reading. :)

*: In my defense, when I started, I thought it would be short.