Seagate ST1000LM049-2GH172 Deleted File Data Recovery

The Seagate ST1000LM049-2GH172 is a 2.5 inch hard drive is commonly found in laptops such as the HP ENVY x360. With a capacity of 1TB, this drive strikes good balance between efficiency and function.

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ST1000LM049-2GH172 Specifications

Here are the quick rundown on what this drive features:

  • Spin Speed: Operating at a speed of 5400 revolutions per minute (RPM) allows for fast file access but also, a quieter spinning speed. Less disruption when needing to use your device in public.
  • Interface: This drive uses the SATA interface, a standard port for many internal hard drives.
  • Mechanical drive: Any spinning drives are unfortunately prone to data loss or failure. It is important to handle the device with care.

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File Deletion Data Recovery

A client brought in this drive where they had discovered that certain folders were accidentally deleted. Retrieving data from accidental deletion is possible but its important to immediately stop what you're doing. Common steps to mitigate the damage includes:

  • Stop using the drive: Continued use of the drive can overwrite the deleted data, making it challenging or impossible to recover the data. Do not save the any new files, install new software or make changes to the drive.
  • Call us at 1300 001 211, Zero Alpha data recovery so we can stary working on getting your data back as soon as possible.
  • If you have had previously saved the copy of the files/folders on another device, bring those too as there is a slight chance that recovery is possible on other devices.