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scarecrow540
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Post Posted: Mon Jul 24, 2006 2:06 am   
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how would i unlock it to use in a pc, i dont have the hd key
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Post Posted: Mon Jul 24, 2006 4:47 am   
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your out of luck, though there was an article on xbox-scene's news page about an unlocker without a key head on over there and check that out


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Post Posted: Tue Aug 01, 2006 6:03 pm   
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You can try this app http://www.softpedia.com/get/System/Hard-Disk-Utils/HDD-Unlock.shtml I haven't tried it yet, but I am when I get out of work tonight.


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Post Posted: Thu Aug 03, 2006 2:31 pm   
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yep i think thats the program i was talking about, though i have no drive that needs to be unlocked so havent tried it


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Post Posted: Thu Aug 03, 2006 2:45 pm   
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ok first what brand is it and is it stock, if seagate is it the one with the rubber jacker around it if so the all u have to do is reflash the firmware, thats it
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Post Posted: Tue Aug 08, 2006 9:13 am   
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I have recovered several HD using HDD-Unlock Wizard.

It works great, however it cost money. $20 for anything up to 250 GB. It also takes about 1-2 hours to complete the process, but it puts the HDD back to virgin state.

Hope this helps, it did me.


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Post Posted: Tue Aug 08, 2006 3:55 pm   
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We have an application in our downloads section....just click HERE.
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Post Posted: Fri Aug 11, 2006 1:51 pm   
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probably a late reply but if you have a backup of your eeprom from a previous installation of a newer and bigger hd...then why not just use xboxhdm?...that's what i did anyway....if you even still have the cd-r you copied ur files to that woudl work...


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