• Newly expired tapes aren’t being cleaned using BRMS

    Hi, we are having some problems with the behavior of our backup process, since its using the latest / newly expired tapes instead of those which are expired long ago. As a result, the newly expired tapes doesnt get cleaned (STRMNTBRM) since it already has new files in it, together with the older...

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  • Dell Poweredge 2800 will not reboot after RAID 5 install

    I have a Dell Poweredge 2800. My situation is that i added 2 hard drives and setup Raid 5 successfully. I installed windows server 2003 and it finds the drives. "a disk read error has occurred" Any help?

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  • How to restore the deleted data or from formatted drive

    Dear all, I want to restore data files and folders from the fomatted drive. Plz help me in this regard. Windows XP Service Pack 1 Ashiq Ali

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  • Recover lost data

    I lost iPhone photos, how to recover them? I've tried many data recovery software, does anyone know more?

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  • Retrieving missing Excel data

    I had an excel file with 10 worksheets on it. I opened the file yesterday and found the whole 10 worksheets missing from the file. What could have caused it and is there a way to retrieve this data back to the file?

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  • Locating storage disks on a network

    What is the best way to locate and generate a list of all the storage disks on my network? I am using win32 C++. I tried using CreateFile(), but it didn’t show what it hoped I would. Is there a better tool I could use for this?

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  • Setting up a differential schedule using Backup Exec 10d

    I have setup the following schedule setup in Backup Exec 10d Monday Full - Backup files Using Archive Bit (reset Archive Bit) Tue Differential - Back Up changed files since last full - Using archive bit( does not reset archive bit) Wed Differential - Back Up changed files since last full - Using...

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  • Wiping hard drives in 100 PCs

    We are donating 100 PCs. How can I quickly and effectively wipe all their hard drives? I have looked into Mban and it looks promising but would I be better doing that or pulling all the drives and formatting multiple ones at the same time? What are best practices for doing this?

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  • How should I store my static data in an iOS app?

    I have a huge amount of data located in my application that I need to access, but never be changed. I'm using it in other applications, such as JSON files and SQL databases, but neither one seems straightforward in iOS. I'm trying to stay from Core Data so should I start storing my data in...

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  • How can I open .swm file extensions?

    My Toshiba laptop wouldn't boot because of a hard drive problem. I tries a system restore, but no luck. I've now removed the drive because it had around 2000 of our childrens pictures on it. I've opened it on my desktop, and found them under a folder called Toshiba HDD Recovery. When I open the...

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  • What is a File copy limit in Windows XP?

    Does any one know what is a copy limit in windows XP as when we copy a lot of small files Windows XP stations come up with low resources error ex. we copy 40GB=800000 files windows 2003 server edition is fine no problems.

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  • Acronis Backup & Restore Issue

    I have Windows XP installed on my PC with some application (shared) running on that PC, I would like to make a clone of this PC using Acronis Backup & Recovery. After booting with Acronis Bootable in the source column my Local HDD doesn’t show up, I can only see the external HDD. What could...

    aneeeel35 pointsBadges:
  • Need help saving data using external storage

    One of my friends wants to save some data in his external directory (SD card) but he's been having an odd problem. He's using "Environment.getExternalStorageDirectory() which is returning mnt/sdcard. Then he wants to create two folders in the directory so this is what he's using: File main = new...

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  • Does Veritas NETbackup 6.5 encrypt data in backup tape?

    Dear All, During a risk assessment exercise, I realized that my backup admin does not encrypt data in backup tapes. He argues, it is not required as an adversary cannot recover/read data from the backup tape, assuming its stolen, if he does not have the corresponding catalog. He further adds that...

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  • What’s the difference object and file storage?

    I'm having trouble figuring out the difference between object storage and file storage. I've read several different articles but the only real difference I can find is that for object storage, I can add more metadata. Is that the main difference? Thanks!

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  • How do I calculate my usage of localStorage space?

    Hello everybody, I'm trying to create an app that uses the Bespin editor and HTML5 localStorage. It would store the files locally, provides help with grammar and uses JLint to help the user even more. Now, I need to calculate how much my localStorage has been used / how much storage there actually...

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  • How does a smartphone or tablet interact with a wireless paper pen drive?

    In our college, I'm doing a seminar on wireless paper pen drive. I read as smartphones interact with paper pen drives without any physical connection between them. How it is possible? Please send me information.

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  • How to remove bad sectors from Spear hard disk

    Hello, I have a spear hard disk of 20 GB which have some bad sectors in it. It is working fine and bad sectors are marked but the problem is that I want to sell it and no one is buying the hard disk due to its bad sectors. Please can someone tell me the procedure to completely remove these bad...

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  • How to set qlogic BIOS setings

    A SearchStorage.com reader recently asked: How do you set qlogic BIOS setings?

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  • Amazon EC2: Accessing instance storage

    I'm pretty new to the storage world but I just launched a Cluster Instances Amazon Linux AMI 2011.02.1 cc1.4xlarge instance. The next step for me is to upload and process a 15 GB text file and I can't figure out how to activate additional storage. As of right now, I have 8 GBs but I need to...

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