• Proliant server hard disk upgrade

    Have an HP ProLiant DL360 G3 with 2 72GB drives that are mirrored. Using W2003 server SP2. I want to upgrade the drives but don't have all the installed software, is it possible to upgrade without having to do a new full install.

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  • Is a Dell D620 compatible with an SSD?

    One of our users is interested in upgrading their laptop drive to a SSD. He currently has the following laptop: Dell D620 (vanilla flavour) He would like to upgrade his drive to the following SSD: Intel X25-M 80GB SSD purchase Does anyone know if this is compatible? I called Dell Support, but they...

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  • lost hard drive segments

    have a sata 80gig (c)drive, but is only showing 31, also have a ide (d)320gig drive(slave)this is only showing 74.5 in my computer. BIOS shows but drives as normal?

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  • Can’t access data in hard drive, using Windows

    my hard drive has data in it but when i open it its blank,and when i click its properties its also full. what can i do to get my data back?

    Elyas5 pointsBadges:
  • USB Disk Initialization

    Can anyone give me some tips or software ideas of how to initialize an external hard drive attached by USB? I have had 2 occasions, one with a brand new HD and one with a HD taken out of an old computer where Disk Management will show the drive as "unknown, Not Initialized" and you get the error...

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  • Raid 0 Set up internal to external drive

    I have a Dell 420xps. It came with a 320gb sata drive. I have added a 500gb "internal" hard drive. I also added a 250gb USB "external" hard drive and a 500gb eSata "external" hard drive. I would like to run raid 0 on the 500gb internal and 500gb external and leave the other 2 as they are. Can this...

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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 pertition the new external hard drive so that I have two drives, one of say 100gb and the other 400gb?

    Hmfceh125 pointsBadges:
  • Monitoring SMART hard drive status via Active Directory

    Can we monitor SMART hard drive status via Active Directory or via SpiceWorks to know before a potential hard drive failure? How would this work. Client machines are XP and 7.

    NewnanIT1,110 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:
  • External hard drive suddenly gone crazy

    I use a USB hub with my laptop, which has only two USB 1.0 ports. Until recently, I had a hub into which I had two USB plugs from a Seagate external 40 GB hard drive, a scanner, a printer, and an external floppy drive. I noticed the laptop suddenly didn't recognize the external drive. I got a new,...

    Chico5 pointsBadges:
  • External Hard Drive – 1TB – What is working for you?

    What has worked (and not crashed) for you when looking at a 1TB External Hard Drive. Most of the feedback I find is from a very short user timeframe. I need to know who has used something for more than 6 months or a year.

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  • hard drive

    I want to know the Practical / Technical and Management information on how to operate the hard disks can someone help

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  • Hard disk problem when installing Windows

    my hard dive could not format during windows installation andthe feedback was that windows could not acces this drive pls help me solve it

    Blessingbruce5 pointsBadges:
  • Low level formatting for Microsoft Vista

    I reinstalled vista os in hope of reinstalling a fresh copy of program, but the program installation it keeps on detecting old copy of this program. I had formatted both drives on machines. How can i remove these hidden program copies? Is there a better way of formatting?

    Renulaks135 pointsBadges:
  • RAID 0 with an Internal and External Drive?

    I was wondering if I could be able to set up my default hard drive and a new external hard drive for RAID 0. My internal disk drive is a ST3160815AS ATA Device (149 GB, IDE). And I have a My Passport Essential 500 GB USB 2.0 Portable External Hard Drive WDBAAA5000AD6-NESN. Will I be able to have a...

    DrApocalypse5 pointsBadges:
  • Troubleshooting and Support for hard drive

    What would you suspect when the hard drive access light turns on and off with no application running?

    Dougla5 pointsBadges:
  • IBM hardware raid (Mirroring)

    We are using IBM x3400 server with two hotswap SAS hdds.We are using hdds in hit swap mirror mode.Today I installed server newly and by mistaken used second hard disk for volume shadow from IBM raid software mamaner from setup guide.now I can't see hard disk in window's or in IBM SAS controller or...

    Rax94015 pointsBadges:
  • Security policy for decommissioning printers & copiers

    We are about to scrap several old copy machines. I know they have hard drives in them. Should they be removed, wiped or what are normal company procedures for destroying any potential data on it before decommissioning it.

    Karl Gechlik9,860 pointsBadges:
  • Transfer XP Hard Drive

    How do i transfer a xp drive from one computer to another?

    Gypsy5 pointsBadges:
  • Help recreating a mirror between hardware

    I have two drives that are a hardware mirror. They are scsi and connected to a Windows advanced server 2003. The primary drive died. I tried switching the cable to put the second drive where the first was but no luck. How can I boot? How can I recreate the mirror?

    ITKE54,755 pointsBadges:

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