Lost hard drive, how to locate or wipe away


I use the laptop Sony vaio since October 2010. SR No. 275281303003301 and service Tag No. C60629M3

During the repair from a Local vendor (since it is not under warranty), I lost the hard drive. (The seller did mispaced)

Please suggest is possible that I can retrieve or locate my hard drive because it has very important data. or in the case the most unfavorable possible can I erase all data from your hard drive to avoid any misuse of data?

Any help in this matter is appreciated.

Note that laptop is currently used in INDIA.

Thanks in advance,




The hard disk has been removed of the laptop and then lost? Or is the laptop lost everything?

In the first case, if the hard disk has been deleted and lost, nothing you can do directly. A simple analagy for it is to lose a CD (both are devices removable starage). You can spot as if by magic a CD in your home, or if someone else use it. In addition, Remote wipe (or remove) a CD (or HD), you have to unquily identify the object and then have a program that runs not far from the desired action.

In the second case - that the laptop was lost, then you might be able to track the cell phone based on unique information that it contains. I will not go into this property.

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