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FW-FXR solves the common firmware problems that Seagate 7200.11 HDDs have and make them locked into busy (BSY) state. The HDD seems to work fine, but it is not recognized by Windows or the BIOS. This kit will unlock the firmware and get the HDD back to working state. This way, not only will you be able to get your data back, but you will also be able to use your drive in the future.

    This tool kit solves the following two common firmware related issues of these HDDs

0 LBA error: it happens when your BIOS can recognize your HDD at POST moment, but as an 0MB drive.
BSY error: it happens when your HDD enter on a halt state, or BuSY state. In this condition, your HDD will not be recognized by BIOS at POST moment.

If your HDD has other sympoms please email us the symptoms before bidding.

The kit includes everything needed to solve the above issues and restore your drive to working condition as shown on the photos.

    Kit includes:

1 X FW-FXR USB adapter which connects HDD with the computer (color might be different than the one at the photo)
1 X HDA connector mask
1 X USB Stick with drivers and software and instructions for Windows XP (sugested), Windows Vista, Windows 7
1 X screwdriver
1 X container box

You can see FW-FXR tutorial video on youtube here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=30qkNrNaGrk

    Why you should choose FW-FXR:

  • FW-FXR is the only complete kit on the market providing not only the USB adapter but also all needed accessories (HDA connector mask and screwdriver) and dedicated software and step by step instructions in order to complete the repair of your HDD
  • FW-FXR is produced by CS Labs, a real data recovery laboratory (the only SME laboratory funded by EU for research on data recovery)
  • FW-FXR offers a straight forward solution with step by step instructions. Repairing the firmware bug is a real hardware proccess and many things can go wrong resulting to permanent damage if you make a mistake or if you use the wrong tool. Don't risk your drive and data by trying an unclear solution that you read on some forum with a cheap adapter from China
  • You will be dealling with a legal EU bussiness licenced to produce data recovery tools. In case of a problem we have the knowledge and experience to offer a solution
  • If it proves that your HDD has another issue and can't be solved by FW-FXR we will offer 20% discount (from our listings offering data recovery services) if you chose to send us your drive for data recovery
  • Fast shipping worldwide. Your packet will be shipped practically imediatelly after your purchase and thanks to the special airmail envelopes that we use it will arrive in less than a week to most locations worldwide
  • Future support. FW-FXR software will be upgraded whenever a new common firmware issue is locaded
  • Professional use. FW-FXR is made of high quality materials produced by CS-Labs materials science research department and it is apropriate for long term use by professionals
  • FW-FXR is a USB tool developed and produced by Computer Systems laboratories as part of our data recovery research project

    FW-FXR is compatible with the following HDDs (Seagate and Maxtor). If you have a different HDD model please contact us before bidding

    Barracuda 7200.11:
    ST31000333AS ST31000340AS ST31000528AS ST31000640AS
    ST31500341AS ST3160813AS ST3320613AS ST3320813AS
    ST3500320AS ST3500620AS ST3500820AS ST3640323AS
    ST3640330AS ST3640530AS ST3640623AS ST3640630AS
    ST3750330AS ST3750630AS

    Barracuda 7200.12:
    ST31000528AS ST3250318AS ST3160318AS ST3250318AS
    ST3320418AS ST3500410AS ST3500418AS ST3750528AS

    Barracuda ES.2:
    ST31000340NS ST3750330NS ST3500320NS ST3250310NS

    DiamondMax 22:
    STM31000334AS STM31000340AS STM31000640AS STM3160813AS
    STM3320614AS STM3500320AS STM3500620AS STM3500820AS
    STM3640323AS STM3750330AS STM3750630AS

    DiamondMax 23:
    STM3160318AS STM3250318AS STM3320418AS STM3500418AS
    STM3750528AS STM31000528AS

    Important notice: This listing is offering a data recovery tool kit which can be used to repair specific firmware issues on HDDs. Improper use of this kit might result in permanent damage or data loss. You should use this kit at your own rist. We will take no responisibility in cases of damage or data loss whatever. If you are not sure and you don't want to risk your drive or data we recoment that you contact a bussiness offering data recovery services.

    Price includes VAT 24%. If you are VAT registered in EU please contact us before purchasing and we will offer a quote without VAT. Greek business customers should provide their business info in order to issue a commercial invoice.FW-FXR is produced in EU (Greece) and is shipped directly from our production center in Thessaloniki Greece



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Computer Systems laboratories offer repair and data recovery services since 2008. We are the only SME workshop coofunded by Greece and EU for scientific research on BGA rework methods and on Data recovery. Thanks to our research work we can offer the highest success rate on all our services for the lowest possible cost. We also offer professional equipment, training, support and consumables for computer repair workshops. From single customers who want to repair just a broken iPhone to chain shops that want to set up a network of repair workshops, Computer Systems laboratories can offer the best complete solutions.

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