hard disc drives

  1. C

    What MacBook hard drive do I require?

    Hi My MacBook Pro (13-inch, mid 2012) model has recently stopped working. It was showing a folder with a question mark as it couldn’t locate the hard drive. I’ve tried everything and is hasn’t worked, so I took it the Apple store an they said the hard dive needs replacing but will cost £200. I’d...
  2. D

    Hard Drive making rumbling, grinding noise.

    My computer has been making this noise for a while, and I've never really thought much of it, but it's starting to get on my nerves a bit and now I'm worried theres actually something wrong with it. It seems to be coming from my hard drive. I don't know much about hardware so I don't really want...
  3. T

    Missing Second Hard Drive (F:), not in Disk Management

    After updating the drivers using IObit Driver Booster Pro in my Windows 10 laptop, my second hard drive (F) went missing. It doesn't show in My Computer so I tried looking it up in Disk Management and it's not appearing there either. Also my hard drive size is 500 GB and it only shows 296 GB...
  4. H

    System files transfer

    So recently I purchased a lenovo legion y520 laptop. And all of the files are in the SSD. Is there a way I can put the system files in HDD and my games etc on SSD? Reason being my SSD doesnt have much space.
  5. T

    Solved External Hard drive corruption.

    I'm not too sure what to do as when clicking on this drive gives me these error messages i don't know if its corrupted after a formatting or what, any suggestions no important files are on there so anyway to get it back I don't mind trying thank you in advanced. Edit: also says -185mb when it...
  6. Y

    PC freezing and slow start up

    I have a two year old Asus UX510U notebook pc, windows operating system and currently it takes a long time to start, about 15-20 to properly turn on, another 20 for all of my icons to appear on my desktop and it’s super slow trying to just operate in general just freezing when I try to go to my...
  7. W

    Pc won’t boot to windows.

    my boyfriend got a new pc. I took the hard drives from his old PC and deleted everything in them and put them into my computer and his power supply because mine had been been damaged during a move. Everything works great for 4 months and suddenly my PC is having some motherboard problems. That’s...
  8. M

    Need help with an old hard drive

    I have an old hard drive from a laptop that stopped turning on for a reason I still cant figure out. However I plugged the hard drive into my working tower and it shows but it wont allow me to see any of the information like pictures to pull off of it. It just says I need admin permission and I...
  9. T

    Connecting from IEEE 1394 to a hard drive

    I have decided to make a linux server (Debian to be specific) and I am wondering if there is any way to connect a hard drive to the computer. The computer has usb 1 ports which I would like to avoid using and also a IEEE 1394 port at the front. I was wondering is there is a way to connect an...
  10. B

    clone hard drive thru usb port

    I have a 250 gig HD in my laptop and want to clone it to a new SATA 500 gig drive using a SATA/USB converter plug. Most of the software I have seen requires the target drive and source drive to be on the same SATA buss; isn't there a way to do it thru the USB port? I prefer to use shareware...
  11. static1994

    Trouble formatting an MS DOS 486 DX 33Mhz

    Hello all, Something my friends champion me for is my ability to find errors that nobody ever knew existed, simply by touching a computer. That being said, I've also devoted a lot of time into learning various ins and outs and know enough to be able to put together a machine, diagnose, and...
  12. H

    Solved Need help!

    i installed a used hdd into my dell inspiron 15 7668 but am not sure how to get it work in unison with the m2 ssd
  13. D

    No Bootable Device-Bricked Acer Laptop

    Hello all, This will be my first post on this forum. Having said that, please forgive any bluntness, ignorance, or failure to conform with community protocol. So, first of all, this whole conundrum was caused by my inability to control my curiosity- I bought a 17"Acer Predator a few months...
  14. S

    Can't install windows on SSD on T3600

    Hey Guys, Just got a T3600. It came with a clean HDD. I installed RAID HD's and created a bootable USB with which I installed Windows 10 onto the HDD. I've updated all drivers. I want to get rid of the HDD for a SSD. The T3600 sees all drives. I've got the SSD on Disk 2 and it's formatted...
  15. K

    Laptop slows down in confusing circumstances

    Hello guys, I've been using my laptop (Dell Inspiron 15R) for almost 3 years now and I never had a problem apart from the slow boot-up which I thought was because I didn't format it for a while. However, ever since I did that it started slowing down to a point where it almost stops working at...
  16. D

    New Computer slow after scanning hard drive d

    about a week ago i got a message that there was something wrong with my hard disk d and got asked if i wanted to scan it. I clicked yes by accident and afterwords my computer became rlly slow in starting some applications. Like internet, my computer files and the things that launch when i start...
  17. F

    Any possibility to extend the volume of disk 0 (boot)?

    Computer: Laptop HP Pavilion, 2017 system: windows 10, 64-bit RAM 16 GB Please, could any one learn me How I can extend C partition of Disk 0 by that Unallocated 626.06 GB of Disk 1? (see attached please) thank you
  18. V

    Inspiron 7567

    I have recently been interested in Inspiron's 7567 laptop http://www.dell.com/en-us/shop/productdetails/inspiron-15-7567-laptop/fncwf512s. The hard drive that comes included is a 1TB 5400rpm hybrid hard drive. Some other models of this same laptop have an extra m.2 ssd. Do all 7567 models have...
  19. J

    Access Hyperlink Paths Question

    I'm currently using an access database to store data. Each entry is hyperlinked to a file on my D:\ drive, E.g. D:\Clients\Littleton\costs..xlsx I want to shift the data on a new drive, but dont want to have to change each hyperlink. Can I rename the new drive to D:\ in order for all the...
  20. Zehnsik

    Need Advice With Cloning(Backup). Possible HD Trouble.

    Pretext: (You don't have to read this, but it's just some background if you want to know where I'm coming from. I also apologize if I come off as blunt or "non-formal", but I imagine that if I write my issue almost like a story, it's a lot more fun to read, and for me to type. (I also apologize...