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    Solved How to format my hard drive from my old pc

    I used the hdd from my old laptop to create an external hard drive, but when I plug it in it shows as 4 different drives in my computer. I want to format it, but I wouldn't know how to go about it because of the multiple drives. Their names and size are: SYSTEM (D: ) 198 MB, Local disk (E: )...
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    Formatting Hard drive

    So I had bought a 1tb m.2 SSD for my laptop and wanted to use it as a boot drive. I downloaded macreum reflect (sorry for misspelling program name) to copy everything to my SSD and when I tried to restart after I copied everything it used my hard drive as defauly boot and I just unplugged my...
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    A problem with my new hard drive

    A few days ago i bought an internal hard drive, i installed my new hard drive and i followed youtube guides and it all worked fine started downloading games into it and it was working all fine and then woke up today, didn't change anything the PC was still on and the hard drive just dissapeared...
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    SSD to HD question

    Hi so I have just migrated my old HD to and SSD after installing windows fresh in the SSD I have all my old files still on my HD which I want to use as additional storage within my computer. Firstly - can I copy files from it at the moment onto my new SSD instead of downloading fresh? (Will it...
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    Lost data on linux installation

    Yesterday I installed Elementary OS over lubuntu. While asked for option to select partition for installation I selected "Delete all apps and data on lubuntu and install" and this formatted my whole hdd and made into one single block of 150gb. I know I should have seleced the custom option but...
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    Solved HDD password?

    Hello, a couple of years ago I purchased a Dell Windows 10 laptop. I hadn't used it for a while until recently checking the laptop. However I was shocked to see as soon as it opened it asked for a HDD password. My kids might've done it by accident. Regardless, we can not remember any of the...
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    Solved Disk-sanitizer and secure-erase one pass time?

    Product Name: HP Probook 4530s Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit) I have HP probook 4530s ci5 having hard disk drive (HDD) of 750 GB. Hard disk is of Hitachi (HTS727575A9E364) I need to pass my notebook to someone for some days, so I needed to make sure my data is...
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