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    What are the disadvantages and disadvantages of small & larger disk sector size?

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    We have a DR box with 8 disk drives that is not under maintenance which recently had 2 hard drives crash on the same raid. I replaced the two drives and reinitialized them hoping I would be able to reload the system from a full system save tape. The process appeared to be working but eventually got...

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    I installed a phone in a system two drives were brought out and I was unable to access the drives in my computer. The system gives me a notification that I should insert a drive into various drives.

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    How do I find my computer information and check to make sure the files copied to a disk drive?

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  • Nothing is appearing on the computer screen

    Disc drive goes around but nothing is coming on the screen or making any sound. What should I do?

    philmalcolm5 pointsBadges:
  • What is SAS?

    What does SAS do? What is it's purpose?

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  • Identify bad sectors in a hard disk

    How to identify bad sectors in a hard disk and eliminate them

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  • Data erasing solutions?

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  • External CD writer

    I have recently purchased a second hand memorex CD writer and although it looks in fine order and will play discs I cannot get it to copy/write/or burn discs. It is connected to my PC with a USB - Do I need a driver? or something. If so how do I go about this. Can anyone help please?

    Gemstone20 pointsBadges:
  • Adding Disk Units to model 9406-800

    Hello Have a client at V5R3. Before I can upgrade them, I had to order 2 additional disk units. I will need to install them. Not being a hardware guy, I am not really sure what is involved. I was told that I just had to pull off the front panel, and then, pop the new disk into the empty slots. From...

    Piano520 pointsBadges:
  • Adding disk drive to AS/400 9406-520

    I'm looking for the requirements for adding 2 ,#4326, 35.1 GB disk units to my AS/400. I have the open slots and I need to know if I can user install these units. The unit is RAID 5 DASD.

    ken0611425 pointsBadges:
  • USB External Hard drive and Windows XP

    I have two issues which are basically the same. I have an external USB hard drive that I connect to a computer running Windows XP. Windows USB driver recognizes the hard drive and shows the drive in Device Manager but Windows does not show the drive in Windows Explorer. A customer has a USB FLASH...

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  • Will defragmenting hard disks improve SQL Server performance?

    Does it help to defragment the local hard disks on SQL Server to improve performance? I just started a new position and the drives on the servers are very fragmented. Could defragmenting them help boost some performance? Thanks.

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  • storage

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  • Report from check disk on active NTFS partition

    If I run check disk on the next system boot, I'd like to know if it found and fixed any problems. Does it generate a report, and where would I find it? Someone suggested the event log, but I may not know what I am looking for: a log, a report, a breif line item description?

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  • RAID – Upgrading disks to larger ones

    Hi all, I wrote not long ago about the best way to upgrade disks when using RAID1. I've now managed to copy all contents from my 2 original volumes, into 2 identical (but larger) volumes on the new larger disk. I used Ghost for this, by making a backup of first the system volume, then the data...

    Linger19740 pointsBadges:
  • Missing Disk Space 1TB HDD

    Missing Disk Space Hi, have two 1TB HDD's not set up in raid config... (1 listed as C other as D) Recentley moved lots of pics to back up in D... in calculating used space i have noted a loss of 121.6G that i cannot account for. I have pc set up with two users... is it a case of that other users...

    ITKE829,010 pointsBadges:
  • Disk Sanitizer 5799SD1 – Physically Removing Drive

    I have sanitized the disk drives and ready to physicall remove them. I have tried device concurrent maintence to remove the disk drives, when I pull the disk drive out, it sends a critical hardware message to qsysopr message queue. IBM says that I need to power down the system then remove them. Has...

    TWINLEY40 pointsBadges:
  • Hard Disk Data Recovery – NTFS MBR Failure

    Hello everyone, I have a Western Digital 800JB ATA 80GB 7200rpm drive that was used for a time as a boot drive for WXPP. It was replaced recently as a boot drive by a smaller 40GB drive, and the 80GB drive relegated to backup duties (slaved to a CD drive on a 40-wire cable). Before full transfer of...

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  • Hard drive failure

    I have a "Maxtor 40GB" in which I installed Windows 2000 on its first partition (I split it into 4 partitions and formatted all of them using FAT32), now I can't access its primary partition but when I connect the drive as a slave I can see all the partition, I can save files to the other three...

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