• Windows XP & Partition chaos

    I have just installed a clean copy of Win XP on a brand new Hard Drive having formatted it in NTFS. The partition drives seem to have become muddled.  Windows seems to have installed itself on Partition "I" which has thrown all other drives askew. My question is can I use a program like Partition...

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  • Windows 2003 Enterprise server not seeing new HDrives

    Hi there. We have a windows 2003 server here in the office that we just put 4 new 34.6gb HDs in for a total of 6. The drives are running RAID 5. When we first put them in the HP system management software the admin uses to track the RAID arrays and what not had the new ones listed as in Logical...

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  • Partitioning an external hard drive

    I have just bought a new 500gb external hard drive to back up all my files before having the internal hard drives looked at as one of the is overheating and cutting out all the time. How do I partition the new external hard drive so that I have two drives, one of say 100gb and the other 400gb?

    Hmfceh125 pointsBadges:
  • Lost info on external drive

    I was using a Sandisk 80G external drive. I was working on a word document saved on it. I saved many times while working on the document. When I tried to close it, I was prompted as asked if I wished to save the document before closing. I clicked on yes and the prompt went away but the document...

    Sandy40reading5 pointsBadges:
  • Drive rebuilding

    My brand new WD "My Book Live Duo" which is 2 hard disks x 3TB each is taking over 18 hours to rebuild the drive with only 47GB data in the drive. How do I know is this drive faulty or what's the industrial acceptable duration for drive rebuilding of this capacity?

    douglas165 pointsBadges:
  • Identify bad sectors in a hard disk

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

    BPandey70 pointsBadges:
  • Dynamic Hard Drive – convert to basic – XP prof

    Can you convert a dynamic hard drive to a basic one? If so how would you do it?

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  • Adding a new HD to a RAID5 (Server 2003)

    Hello, I need to add a HD to an already existing RAID5. After I add the disk I need to extend my C volume to 25% and add the rest of the space to a D volume that I have created. Does anyone have any steps for these operations that they would care to share to make things easier for me? Thanks in...

    Cquinn5 pointsBadges:
  • Imaging a hard drive for backup purposes.

    I had a situation recently where a laptop hard drive died completely. We installed a new drive and re-imaged it, but the drivers were missing off the standard OS image, and I had to re-install the drivers for the on board devices. (Biometric security etc) I had problems getting the drivers for the...

    Chippy0884,625 pointsBadges:
  • Thunderbolt hard drive won’t allow me to register

    New Lacie 1TB Rugged RSB3 Thunderbolt will not allow me to register. "Server error, please try later," it says. Now what? Can I still use it?

    peterlibby20075 pointsBadges:
  • Hard Drive replacement procedure

    I have a Dell Latitude D 620 Laptop. I would like to upgrade the internal Hard Drive. What is the procedure to copy the entire HD to an external HD, swap out the internal drive, and then completely restore all of the SW ?

    HJN10 pointsBadges:
  • Someone has put a password on our Acer laptop hard drive

    Someone has put a password on a hard drive of our (Acer laptop) running windows vista, and we cannot allow the hard drive to leave site for security reasons. How can we get our password?

    bunny20055 pointsBadges:
  • Interface won’t load on Toshiba Canvio

    I have a Toshiba Canvio 1TB slim external hard drive. I recently changed laptops and now I can not load the interface. it gives me an error message referring to NTI\setup.exe, not being found. What do I do? I have downloaded it but still not loading?

    LEGINN5 pointsBadges:
  • Are Hard Drives Destined To Be Extinct?

    With the onset of ever-increasing storage space on flash drives is it ok to ask the experts here if the hard drive technology will soon be obsolete only to be overtaken by flash drives and 3D memory chips?

    Minipod2000205 pointsBadges:
  • What’s more important when choosing a hard drive?

    I am about to purchase a new hard drive and want to get the best value for money. My choice currently lies between the Western Digital Caviar Green (5400 rpm and a 64 MB cache) and a Seagate hard drive (7200 rpm and a 32 MB cahce). So the question is, what's more important, RPM or cache size?

    Meshuggah5 pointsBadges:
  • Attach external hard drive to my television

    Can I attach my external hard drive to my television and watch online movies on the television screen?

    MoniaOla5 pointsBadges:
  • How can I remove extra hard drives?

    I have a windows 12 domain server running on an independent 500gb HD. I also have 3 additional HD that files were saved on. I moved the files and want to remove the 3, now blank, HD's. When I remove them, the system will not boot. If the OS is on an independent drive, why won't the system boot with...

    huge32115 pointsBadges:
  • Hard Disk is full

    I have purchased an external Hard Drive and need to know how to transfer as many files/programs to it

    paulquenneville5 pointsBadges:
  • External hard drive questions

    Can I use an external hard drive to backup my directv dvr recorded movies before I change equipment?

    Wfb7765 pointsBadges:
  • Speed difference between a fusion hard drive and a 7400 rpm hard drive

    What's the speed difference between a fusion hard drive and a 7400 RPM hard drive?

    grrobinson4185 pointsBadges:

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