“All hard drives will eventually fail. Some earlier than others”
Patrick from ServeTheHome goes through how to recover data which is on a failing drive in your Windows Home Server system.
“…I was able to get vital tax information and work information off of the drive easily by just copying directories.”
Patrick takes us through the stages from physically removing the drive, to attaching it to a different pc, showing hidden files and where to find your data files for recovery.
You can find his guide here.