A couple of days ago, a costumer called me to tell me his storage wasn’t reachable anymore. The status on the lcd screen was giving a loading bar and got stuck at some point. He has a iOmega Storcenter ix4, I told him to do the basic things:
- reboot the device
- disconnect all the cables and reconnect it, then try to boot the device
Nothing helped … customer in panic so there went my evening.
Went over there and retried the basic stuff myself (no joy).
After a while trying some different angles nothing seemed to work, so i took it home with me.
After a sleepless night surfing, searching, trying stuff out ….
I found the solution, with no data loss non the less. Continue reading