Archive for January, 2009

Seagate publishes fixes for “bricked” drives — updated

Friday, January 30th, 2009

Seagate has now published firmware updates that will repair any of their drives that have failed. You can find out how to deal through Seagate support on their forum here. Or you can download the firmware as well as check the serial number of your drive to see if it’s affected right here. For those […]

Seagate stumbles

Thursday, January 15th, 2009

Gremlins have recently appeared in the firmware of company’s 7200.11 series SATA drives that turn them into bricks.