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  • Disk usage is at 99% on Windows 10 laptop

    My laptop is running the latest version of Windows 10 and it's been running great. But all of a sudden, but then I looked at Task Manager and the disk usage is at 99% all of the time. It looks like the Windows Update is the main culprit but it's only using 1.5 MB/s. Any ideas on what else is...

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  • 100% Disk usage

    I've just recently bought a new HP laptop running Windows 10 for my mother with 8GB of RAM, and an AMD a9 9420 Radeon R5 processor and while setting it up I noticed it was running unusually slow. I checked task manager and saw that my disk usage was at 100% constantly. This is not a problem that is...

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  • Creating a partition on computers with only one partition; C: Drive

    I have a Windows 7 Ultimate. I do plan to upgrade to Windows 10. My PC just crashed and I was thankfully able to fix it. However, it is showing me one drive only C: I would like to ask for help how I can create another partition, a D: drive for recovery or whatnot. Please help. Thank you.

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  • Cannot free up space on SSD

    Over the past few days, I've been trying to free up some space on my solid-state drive. When I was running disk cleanup, I saw some files called: System queued Windows error report. I didn't think anything of it until the disk space was freed up by 1 GB. The error report was taking over 8 GB. Why...

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  • Disk Usage 100%

    When I check Task Manager, my disk usage shows at 100%. It severely lags my computer and makes it near impossible to use for work or school. I've tried checking for driver updates, doing a full malware scan, disabling windows search and superfetch services, disabling windows tips and tricks in the...

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  • EMC Certifications/Tracks

    Hi,  My job offered me training to transition into their storage group (EMC). I was looking at EMC certifications and wasn't sure which track/training to choose. I was hoping someone familair with the different tracks and the IT market could offer their expertise as to which track(s) were the best...

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  • Read DLT tapes

    How can I read DLT tapes?

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  • How to reduce size of LUN in EMC Unisphere

    How to reduce size of LUN In EMC Unisphere. I have one LUN of 500 GB and I want to reduce it to 120 GB. Space is free. So please suggest how I can reduce.

    mindnew5 pointsBadges:
  • How to open a movie on a disk?

    My husband passed away and this is the only movie I have of him playing harmonica. Can you help? It opened once and will not open again. It is on the computer but got washed off of the disk VRD_VC20; Video_TS.BUP;Video_TS.IFO;Video TS.VOB

    peterjeanwhite15 pointsBadges:
  • Hyper-converged Solution of EMC VX Rail

    Is hyper-converged solution of VX Rail from EMC better than a Traditional or will it end up in a Vendor lock situation?

    princeofOasis5 pointsBadges:
  • Does VMAX supports mixed generation platform in a same data center like VMAX3 and VMAX all flash?

    Our customer is using VMAX3 and now there is need for high performance All flash requirement. Shall the new VMAX all flash and VMAX 3 work together in a same data center?

    RohanAgnihotry5 pointsBadges:
  • Determine disk space on MySQL table

    Can I figure out how much disk space my MySQL table is using? The table is in InnoDB. What can I do?

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  • Delete files on a EMC Isilon SAN

    Would anyone happen to know a way I can delete millions of files (mostly JPGs) on an EMC Isilon SAN? It's a custom operating system so I can't modify it. I can't find a delete function either in the GUI. Thank you very much for your help.

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  • Hedvig SDS (Software Defined)

    Hi All, tell me please what is your opinion about hedvig and can it replace really storage like EMC VNX and others? Our company is thinking of hedvig and wanted to know technically if it is worthy to deploy it and remove EMC storage, SAN environment. We use Oracle EBS Oracle Business Suite and with...

    Alzebdeh120 pointsBadges:
  • Finding date and time on EMC Symmetrix

    How can I find out when the date / time was set on my EMC Symmetrix? I've already checked Powerlink but can't find anything. Can someone help me?

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  • Can I register HBAs to EMC storage system?

    We just added a Solaris box to our EMC storage array (Clariion) through a HBA. But when we try to assign storage to it, the server is gone. The storage array is seeing the server path but can I register HBAs to the storage system?

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  • Disk unit replacement

    We have a 9406 model 810 with an SRC code 0f 4327FFF4 reporting device is a 4327 model 072 DD054. I need to know the steps please to find out if this is hot swapable and how to determine the slot of the failed disk unit.

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  • AIX Error: B6267342, E86653C3

    Good day, May I know if anyone here knows how to solve our problem in one of our p servers? Here's what we've got in our errpt: B6267342 0725095414 P H hdisk36 DISK OPERATION ERROR E86653C3 0725095314 P H LVDD I/O ERROR DETECTED BY LVM B6267342 0725095314 P H hdisk36 DISK OPERATION ERROR B6267342...

    excellentrandy1,330 pointsBadges:
  • Ubuntu: Display total size (disk usage) for all files in a directory folder

    For Ubuntu, is there a way I can display my disk usage (total size) for all my files in a directory folder? Can I use the command line? Thank you very much.

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  • Dell announces plan to buy EMC – Implications

    I saw that Dell is to Buy EMC. What would this mean for EMC and its customers like us, as we have huge relationship base with EMC and nothing with Dell?

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