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  • Is a Dell D620 compatible with an SSD?

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    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?

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    I have a "Mediasonic 3.5-Inch USB 2.0 and eSATA Pro Box 4-Bay Enclosure HF2-SU2S2" and it has 4 hard drive slots, can each hard drive be a different size or must they all be the same for it to operate. Im not trying to raid, I just want to access 4 hard drives with 1 connection.

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    Can we set an alert to email us when a hard drive space condition is met? Where would we set this up on a windows server 2003?

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  • Will my secondary hard drive take over?

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  • USB Disk Initialization

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  • Rebooting after clearing the hard drive

    I cleared the hard drive of my macbook, and inserted the install disk. Now it won't reboot. Any advice?

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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?

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  • 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.

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