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  1. adamgoodwin98

    Adobe Premiere Pro user - PC for faster export?

    Hi there, I have just started making YouTube videos and using Premiere Pro to edit them. I currently have a Microsoft Surface Book Pro 2, which has taken around 9 hours to export a file size of around 7250MB. I wondered whether it would be worth getting a cheap desktop PC (under £200) to edit...
  2. Hen22

    Internal Hard drive Problems

    I have a internal Hard drive that has 931GB of space right now. In use it is said to be are 928GB. Now I checked and that is just not possible on that storage if i add the numbers up should be around 250GB in usage. It does not contain windows either. Of course I am suscpecting malware or a...
  3. S

    Xbox Game pass PC storage

    I have recently purchased a gaming laptop and downloaded Xbox game pass for pc. I downloaded a couple of games and then uninstalled them after deciding I didn't want them any more. after uninstalling the games through the Xbox app I realised that the games were still taking up storage space...
  4. Chilt01

    Windows drive cloning strangeness

    Hi, this is my first post here, hopefully someone can help. I have cloned my one of my 3 old drives. I cloned my C:drive so to have my windows boot and run from my newer faster drive (1Tb NVMe SSD). Since cloning neither the two drive will boot from bios. Now the strangest bit is my HHD is the...
  5. D

    Solved Help/Advice concerning SSD's

    Hi! I'm currently looking at possibly getting some new storage added to my laptop (Lenovo Idea pad320 - 14IKB) due to it not having much space on the actual Internal Storage. I have an external Hard drive but that seems to slow the PC down a fair bit. I was looking at getting an internal storage...
  6. T

    Document Storage to Drive

    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...
  7. lilsiggg

    Freeing Up Storage On Macbook Pro

    I have a 121 GB capacity on my Macbook Pro, but apparently, I only have 35 GB remaining. I have deleted all applications and files I feel comfortable with, but I am uncertain about what to delete in the "Other" category. "Other" is consuming 44 GB, but I am not sure what I can safely delete in...
  8. N

    Unlisted Storage Usage

    So I recently obtained a PC from one of my friends it was his old one and he decided to upgrade neither of us know too much about PC's which is I suppose why I am here. Now the computer has 900GBs of storage yet somehow 700GBs are used up in Temporary files and keep in mind I've only used this...
  9. C

    Saved items are saved to wrong drive despite my settings

    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...
  10. misserinjoan

    Is this a good NAS build?

    I'm trying to build my own NAS for video editing. I won't be working with 4k footage - 2k at the most. The NAS will primarily be for archive but I want to have the option to edit off of it, if needed. I'm fairly certain that this will do the job but my biggest concern is the "networking" part...
  11. nitrous123

    SSD not being Detected in Storage Sense

    Hi Tech Guy community hope your all well. As the title suggests I have a issue with my PC where Storage Sense will not detect my SSD. Its brand out of the box WD Blue 4TB and File Explorer and Disk Management detects the Drive but Storage Sense does not. I have my NVMe (C Drive) and two...
  12. sauravojha

    SSD is readable but Hard Disk is not

    I was playing games and my Asus ROG GL503 was heating as usual. Game crashed suddenly, I restarted the laptop and when it came back on the system only read the Drive C (appro. 100GB) and not the Drive D & E (combined 900GB).
  13. ConsciousThinker

    Attaching System HDD to a newer generation of CPU & RAM

    Current System Config: OS INFO ============================ OS Name: Microsoft Windows 10 Pro OS Version: 10.0.18363 N/A Build 18363 BIOS Version: American Megatrends Inc. V17.10, 8/10/2012 System Type: x64-based PC...
  14. A

    I want to install a SSD but I'm not sure what to do

    I now have an OMEN 870-213w which only has a SSD of 256 GB and so I would like to upgrade it. I'm wondering if anyone has had any luck doing this because the internet seem to have nothing. I have two SSDs in mind. I'm very new to this and don't know much about upgrading computers. Do I need to...
  15. W

    Storj-- Networking

    I am trying to become a node operator. I had one router connected to a modem/router and was told that this could be a problem. I now am hooked directly to the modem/router and my internet speed has doubled. However, my att modem/router is giving me a hard time when I log into the admin page...
  16. D

    970 EVO PLUS Not Found

    I installed an m.2 970 evo plus in my msi z370 pro carbon gaming motherboard (which im pretty positive is compatible) and i cannot detect it in my disk management to initialize it. It IS detected by the bios and the device manager. I did every update i could think of, except bios update as i...
  17. C

    Help Picking A New SSD

    Hi everyone! I am new here and I just need some advice. I am trying to pick a new SSD to replace my current one in my Acer Aspire R5-571TG-7229. My current SSD according to my Device Manager on Windows is a HFS256G39TND-N210A. It is 256GB. I am currently looking at three new 1TB replacement SSDs...
  18. FlyingEagle123

    Solved M.2 NVME boot + SATA ssd in raid 0 for mass storage build

    Hi guys, it's been a while building a new computer but missed a lot of technical developments the last years causing some questions. What I would like to achieve is a system with a fast boot drive (1TB) and 1 8TB mass storage drive. Relevant hardware: - Motherboard Gigabyte Z390 Designare -...
  19. derekthecat

    Setting up a RAID 1

    I have a Promise Pegasus R4 which I'm using as an external RAID drive. It's 4 x 2TB drives being used as an 8TB array (ie saving randomly across all 4 drives). I want to set it up as 2 x 4TB drives. One which backs up to/mirrors the other. I can't make any sense of the instruction manual. Can...
  20. N

    Seagate Expansion Drive not appearing in file explorer

    Hi, I have a 2TB Seagate portable hard drive which worked perfectly fine for a few months and then one day it stopped appearing in file explorer on my Windows 10 PC. It gets detected by my PC because it appears in the "Safely Remove Hardware and Eject Media" icon but doesn't appear in file...
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