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western digital HDD my passport usb port broke off.

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  1. hayden006

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    as many others i have had the dreaded usb of death problem now my drive is inoperable does anyone have detailed pics on where to solder to the pcb and sata port so i can try recover my data. ive read a couple of posts but have found nothing detailed enough to help me nut out what wire goes to what pin on the donated sata port, some detailed pictures or a tutorial would be awesome. thanks in advance. Hayden Waymouth:mad::mad::mad:
     
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    You can easily just take the HDD out and put it in a caddy; you may even see better data transfer rates if you get a good caddy.
     
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