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Broken Usb Port (Seagate External Hard Drive)

I have a Seagate Momentus 5400.2 100GB External Hard Drive. Recently i dropped it causing the usb port to break from the circuit board. Does anyone know if it is a case of having to buy a new circuit board or if it would be possible to repair?
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Most of us

In reply to: Broken Usb Port (Seagate External Hard Drive)

Will move the HDD inside that case to a new enclosure.
Bob

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Probably not worth the trouble for 100GB.

In reply to: Broken Usb Port (Seagate External Hard Drive)

I just bought 1TB Seagate for $50 (no firewire, only usb). I am thinking maybe your Hdd. might also be damaged as well. But good luck anyway.

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Seagate

In reply to: Broken Usb Port (Seagate External Hard Drive)

Ebay has a SATA to USB with ower cable for 8 bucks. You have to remove the drive which voids the worthless waranty but you can use it again. Just plug the cables where the circiut card plugs in.

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