297 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: Nov 11, 2006 6:17 PM by a brody
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Depending on the iMac G5 model, it is probably safer to remove the hard drive and see if it will mount on another Mac with an external hard drive case that supports SATA and Firewire. If it won't mount, chances are the machine was struck so hard that the hard drive needle jammed into the drive, and only a data recovery firm can salvage data off of it.
This is why it is so important to backup your data as my FAQ says: