in one day i lost 220 gigs of data.

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for some reason my 2 120gig wd 8meg catch drives decided to die on me.. i am so confused. they were both full. :(
 

ElementalDragon

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wait..... are you confused as to WHY they died, or as to the fact that they died when they were full? Either way, one motto kinda pops into mind.

"Expect the unexpected"
 

dreamliner77

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1) 120 + 120 = 240

2) Backup

*edit: It sucks losing that much pr0n, doesn't it? :rolleyes:
 
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im just bitching. i am confused why they died. but somehow they are still under warranty so i wil send them off.

only thing i am really upset about losing is about 300 megs of pictures.
sigh oh well lesson learned backup!
 

dreamliner77

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both of em die at the same time?

were they on the same power channel? same ide chain?
 
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both within 2 days..
on was on a promise controller. the other was on a ide.
 

NetRyder

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Scary
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ShepsCrook

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Wow, I'd hate to see my server lose it's HDs...

1x 200GB
1x100GB
1x80GB
1x60GB
 

RagnaroK

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Unleashed said:
Power surge or something?
I lost a hard drive like that once. Power went off and came back on in under a second. Next thing I know, me hard drive don't detect no more... :eek:

My condolences sraycoz, better luck next time. :cool:
 

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