1. K

    Drive Sharing with Windows 10 and 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...
  2. E

    USB 3.0 Ports Slow Transfer Speed to Ext. Hard Drive

    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...
  3. B

    Solved WD Passport Drive USB 3.0 Powered but Not Recognized

    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...
  4. A

    Hard drive recognised but not appearing in File Explorer

    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...
  5. A

    Hexadecimal and HDD - What happens if I change the hex #s?

    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.
  6. F

    What hard drive enclosure? - 1999 fujitsu drive

    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...
  7. D

    Installed Piriform Defraggler - can't use the DVD drive

    Hi... Installed Piriform Defraggler - it dropped out my NEC DVD drive icon from My Computer right away. I can't use it! BIOS is okay (it is seen at start-up). Installed it right after OS re-install (Windows 10 32 Home).
  8. AmateurJohn

    Solved "System Protection for Recovery(D:)" Win10

    If I decided to turn on the sys protection for my Recovery Drive, and create a restore point what would it restore? Is there any point in using sys protection on this particular drive, maybe it would be redundant? I currently have sys protection on my main drive.
  9. L

    Local Disk Drive help

    Alright, so the first problem started when my local disc drive E started giving me notifications that it was getting full and my laptop is getting a lot slower because of it. I googled on how to fix the problem and it led me through a solution through command prompt. I thought it was leading...
  10. D

    New Windows 10 - no DVD drive listed!

    It's me again... I've got Windows 10 installed, like few days now. All is patched and downloaded, etc. But! ...the system cannot see my DVD-RW NEC Japanese drive! How do I install games now?! Please, help! :( :(
  11. M

    Drive not detected in bios

    I have a customer built computer. Using mobo asrock z370 pro4. I just had a replacement come in thinking it was hardware. 1 ssd that I boot up from it boots up just fine and all is well. When ever i try any other ssd or hdd, bios does not see it. But it would see the optical drive until I...
  12. D

    xp a disk read error occurred press ctrl alt del to restart

    I have an a disk read error occurred press ctrl+alt+del to restart. I will not restart. I tried to fix it but it would have brought my pc back to factory specs, so I stopped it. I need the information off of my HP Pavilion a1102n with windows XP. Now the screen is black with a blinking...
  13. P

    Video files in my usb drive get corrupted sometimes

    sometimes when videos are installed on my usb drive and when i check to open them theyre corrupted, i even bought movies installed it on the same usb and basically wasted my money, i formatted it and ased googl for help but na nobody had the same issue im dumb ad expllaing and great at grammar...
  14. H

    SD Card Problem

    Hi, recently i have problem on my SANDisk 16GB SD card. It is in FAT32. The problem is I cannot manage the files in it - such as delete copy or even write files on it. When I look up in EaseUS Partition Manager it said there is unallocated spaces. Help me please!!!
  15. M

    Upload speed capped in Google Drive and similar websites

    Hello, I am an university student and me and my fellows are under same broadband network. My upload speed when tested with is (91Mbps or 10 mBps), pretty high. But when I try to upload files in Google Drive, Mediafire and other similar websites, my upload speed gets capped to 600...
  16. N

    I cannot figure out a way to wipe and reset my computer

    Hello I have a windows 10 computer with virtually no space on the disk. This is quite strange as there is literally nothing downloaded or available to remove from the PC. I have been trying for days to wipe or reset the PC, but it states everytime that "Additional disk space needed" to WIPE the...
  17. R

    Issue with USB drive not working in car

    Hello, I use a USB stick my car, the device is here. A friend had an issue with their laptop, since it's the only USB stick I have I used it to create a bootable USB drive - I have done this many times in the past, I just reformat the drive using the standard windows format drive tool, with...
  18. W

    Solved USB 3.0 Issues

    Today i got a new USB disk, its labelled a USB 3.0 flash and is capable of reaching speeds of 140 mb/s When i tested it the best i can get is 20 mb/s Yes my motherboard has USB 3.0 ports, iv used another flash before and got speeds of up to 80 mb/s but this flash wont work. Am i missing...
  19. D

    C Drive

    I need help with my C drive. It's full, how do I back it up and free up space?
  20. itscraigagain

    How to seach a cloud or drive service with URL

    Hi, I'm currently looking for service providers in the cloud or online drive sector that allow for searching in the online storage using a URL so that I can integrate the online storage service with the app I am currently creating. PLEASE HELP