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    I didn't put a password on my hard disk but the screen says "Hard-disk #C005GGUMSXF-595B, The system primary HDD is protected by a password authentication system you can't access data on this hard drive without the correct password. Dell says there is no password."

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    Hi, Is there a program that can be used to recover or remove SATA HDD passwords?

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    Can LaCie's 2big Thunderbolt Series 2-Bay RAID Hard Drive, be reset to a "non-raid" operation? Deleting the RAID configuration. Allowing the use of the TWO HDD's as separate HDD's?

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  • New Storage Config and Backup Questions

    Currently, I have four HDDs and one SSD; the HDDs carry in range, size and age with one being a very old Maxtor drive. I am looking to upgrade in this area to simplify things and had the following questions for advice:1. Is it ideal to have one HDD for all my storage (games, movies, music,...

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    I’m running ESXi 4.1 my server and have an external network HDD that stores all data. I want to add the HDD to an existing VM as a 2nd HDD? While the disk is recognized by ESXi/VSphere, I get a message that I need to format the disk in order to use it. IS there anything I can do short of wiping...

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  • Image HDD, save to folder, transfer to new HDD

    Is there a way to image including OS, failing HDD from PC #1, save to folder or Desktop on PC #2 then migrate back to new HDD on PC #1?

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  • Antivirus for external hard disk

    I have 1TB external HDD. I want to know if it is possible to install any antivirus in my external hard drive because I might plug it in another computer that doesn't have an update and that has a virus. Which one is good antivirus for external hard drive?

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  • S.M.A.R.T HDD

    My computer cannot read my hard drive,there is a message that HDD S.M.A.R.T is disable. How can i enable it?

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  • Zero level formatting on HDD

    What's the best way to do zero level formatting on a hard disk using Windows 7 or Windows XP SP2?

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  • Install Windows 7 using a HDD Docking Station

    Hi, I've recently bought a new 320GB Hard Drive 2.5" for my laptop, but I am having a bit of a problem installing Windows 7 on to it. I have inserted the HDD into my laptop and inserted my Windows 7 Disk but I keep getting the following error message, even though the HDD is new and there is no USB...

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  • Multiple hard drive question

    I have two drives on my PC. A SSD and a HDD. If I install an application (arcGIS) on my solid state. is it okay to store data for that program(maps and files that the program with use in its database) on the HDD or will it be faster to keep them on the same drive.

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  • Photo command on ext HDD

    Each time I plug my terabyte HDD into my laptop, it automatically brings up and displays one particular photo from one of my photo folders in one of the partitions of my terabyte HDD. I have no idea why or why it chose this one photo. I had to delete the photo because it bugged me that it kept...

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  • Connecting FC disk enclosure to server

    Hi i was wondering if anyone had the knowledge to help me with my issue of directly connecting a AD542B to a GL360 G5 server. Current Specs of Server are: AE312A FC HBA 8GB RAM Server 2008 R2 x64 3.2GHz xeon processor 500GB HDD. Installed within the AD542B i have: 2x AJ715A FC B AD624B FC A AD623B...

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  • How to repair PC rebooting in Windows XP?

    My P.C keeps on rebooting on Windows XP. I freshly installed Operating system. We tested with new HDD, RAM, Power Supply,new motherboard but still keeps rebooting.

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  • Initializing Hard Disk Drive

    I've placed an old hard drive in a USB external enclosure to rtrieve files. When I try to access the drive I get a message that the drive has not been initalized. How can I accomplish initializing the drive?

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  • Extend HDD with HP Proliant

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  • How do I get my BIOS to detect a new HDD (HDD was tested and worked)

    Trying to get the BIOS to detect my new HDD, which I know works, but when I try to install XP, it says "No HDD detected, aborting", so I checked the BIOS, and the BIOS dident even detect the HDD, so I check the cables, all is well, I also tried setting the pin to both cable select, and forced...

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  • Can a 4 bay external hard drive have different hard drive sizes?

    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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  • Automatic email sent when hard drive space is met

    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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  • Recovering SATA hard disk and data after faulty connection

    I accidentally connected my PC cabinet fan power plug into my SATA hard disk power, causing the HD power connector to spark. After that, my PC isn't recognizing the HDD and there's no power reaching it. How can I recover my data? Is it fried?

    NewnanIT1,110 pointsBadges:

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