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  1. Hardware
    My PC has been making an occasional grinding sound so I decided to clean it with some compressed air in case dust was clogging the fans again. While carrying my PC, I could hear something tumbling around the inside, which I later identified as a cable dangling from the HDD. The label on the...
  2. All Other Software
    I was doing a system restore back to before a trojan infection, and it took an unusually long time to work, so I powered off the computer. Stupid move, I know, but at the time I thought the trojan somehow deleted some registry keys and system files or whatever is required for system restore. Now...
  3. Hardware
    okay so basically, up until recently everything i used to play was on my d drive one day i come to check, the drive shows white, i tried youtube fixes where you go to disk management and assign a letter for the thing, but none of that works, it slowed down my pc, plus i cant even shut down...
  4. Hardware
    Hello! My friend had sent me this text “My hard drive is failing. I have two installations of windows in my computer, one on the D and one on a different drive. The D drive failing is effecting my computer and is probably gonna break it soon. I don’t know the issue” we think this may be related...
  5. Multimedia
    I’m running Windows 10, and a newly installed DVD/Blu-ray player drive will not play/load audio CDs or CD-Rs. DVD/Blu-ray/data discs load okay, just not audio. However, the same drive installed in another Windows 10 PC does! Can anyone give an explanation as to why this is happening, because I'm...
  6. Linux and Unix
    Home security camersa system uses 2TB WD Purple Surveilance Hard Drive, now 7 years old. I bought new one. Raleigh NC, where can I get the HDD cloned?
  7. Hardware
    Hey so my Kingston sata ssd won’t show in the bios of my z590 gigabyte ud and was wondering if anyone knew how to find it?
  8. Windows 10
    i tried to change the location to A drive of media folder and desktop folder but now all of them has this name and the desktop now has program files folder and other important folders( i would do a clean windows install of windows but it has office subscription that came with the laptop that i...
  9. Hardware
    I'm looking for a 4TB External HDD. What brands or models are currently recommended? What subpar brands or models should I avoid and ignore? Seagate and Western Digital seem to be the BIG brands but what's the difference? Thank you.
  10. Hardware
    I have a Mediasonic H82-SU3S2 external enclosure. Most of the time, it works perfectly find. However, every now and then, it randomly disconnects from the USB port. Now, I got this specifically so that, if an external hard drive disconnected from my computer, it wouldn't loose power and I might...
  11. Windows 10
    So I built my computer a while back, and being the first computer I ever built, I was dumb and installed Windows to my HDD instead of my SSD. Recently my computer has gotten cluttered and what not so I just wanted a fresh start, so I migrate all of my important files to my HDD, then formatted my...
  12. Hardware
    I wanted to move my user files (Documents, Pictures, Videos, etc.) to the new D Drive. Now my document file destination is messed up as my D drive like the image below. The user file "tjy" is here because I checked the tutorial videos on YouTube afterwards and have the right steps to make user...
  13. Hardware
    Hello, I have an hp operating on windows 10 . It came with two separate drives, one called windows (C:) (with 118 GB) and another called DATA (D:) (with 931 GB). It automatically started saving everything to windows (C:). That drive filled up quickly, so I changed the settings in Storage under...
  14. Hardware
    Good Morning, Driver Easy legit? Is it malware? Is it a reliable and fast way to download drivers?
  15. Windows XP
    Hello all, I have a good old DELL OTIPLEX GX260 with Windows NT and XP (two OS systems on a partitioned hard drive) and a Windows 10 PC which has three hard drives, 1, a 1TB main, 2, a 1TB backup and a 80GIG on the side. The old Windows Xp has 80GIG on it's drive and doesn't have enough...
  16. Hardware
    I am having an issue with my USB 3.0 Ports. I am trying to back up a lot of my files onto a Kesu External Hard Drive, but I am getting abysmally low transfer speeds. They start at around 10-15 mb/sec, then drop to as little as 500 kb/sec over the course of an hour. I have already changed the...
  17. Hardware
    Another issue with the laptop: the Passport drive is not recognized in the USB 3.0 connector on this laptop, but it is on the 2.0 connector. The USB cable I am using is the one that came with it, it has the blue part and sticker that says 3.0. I was able to put this drive onto the laptop in...
  18. Hardware
    OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Home, 64 bit Processor: AMD A6-9220e RADEON R4, 5 COMPUTE CORES 2C+3G, AMD64 Family 21 Model 112 Stepping 0 Processor Count: 2 RAM: 3974 Mb Graphics Card: AMD Radeon(TM) R4 Graphics, 80 Mb Hard Drives: C: 27 GB (0 GB Free); Motherboard: Dell Inc., 02XD38...
  19. Hardware
    Just looking for information on what could happen if I changed hex numbers on any sort of data storage device. Example- hdd, thumb drive, memory card.
  20. Hardware
    Hello, I've finally got around to removing the hard drive from a 20 year old tower pc. What hard drive enclosure (is that what they are called?) do I need to be able to access the data on the drive? Any recommendations? Also, is there anything I should be careful with, any 'watch outs' when...
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