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Maxtor N256 drives

Can the circuit board from a Model 90845D4 be used in a Model 86480D6? Thanks in advance...

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Board swaps only worked for me when all numbers matched including firmware versions on the boards. But faced with total loss why not try?

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They have spammed the forums so that's not good.

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Try software first

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Yes, Board swaps only worked when all numbers matched including firmware versions. This is not a good choice for recovering files. You'd better try some software first, for example, Data Recovery Wizard, which is powerful and valuable.

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