Did i destroy my HD?

Croton

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I accidentally unplugged the power cable to my hard drive while my computer was on. it is a secondary HD.

now it won't even be recognized by the bios or computer.

did i destroy my hard drive?

how can i fix it??
 

TheVrolok

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I don't really see how that would kill an HD... That's just kinda like pulling the plug. Just make sure other cables didn't come loose or that they're in correctly.
 

Croton

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it's not detectable at all..
it's a pretty old hard drive as well (about 5-6 years old)