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Problems with External HDD that windows 7 cant format
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15:14:24 6/20/15
Solved [Solved] Why is Medion External Hard drive making clicking noise
Asked by Berny1111
4 answers
22:01:03 6/17/15
Solved [Solved] Is Iomega hard drive compatible with Apple Computer?
Asked by Evierose
2 answers
09:12:56 6/17/15
i am unable to access my external hard disk in any computer?
Asked by jitendra19
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non
10 answers
01:58:06 6/16/15
Recover hard drive files
Asked by NotSoComputerSavvy
5 answers
23:10:34 6/14/15
Seagate GoFlex external HDD now recognized as internal HDD
Asked by nick_tea
5 answers
07:22:44 6/13/15
Solved [Solved] I have frgotten a password on an Drive out of a Dell mini in
Asked by CyberFoxx5
3 answers
13:48:28 6/10/15
How do I set WD250YD as a SATA slave.
Asked by richfuller
2 answers
17:18:38 6/07/15
Solved [Solved] WD elements external harddrive is showing up as local disk
Asked by pleasemehelp
1 answer
02:43:57 6/07/15
Solved [Solved] How to speed up booting time
Asked by noslig199
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boot
5 answers
14:19:15 6/05/15
How to connect frontech VGA card with old CRT displays
Asked by gorintahari
2 answers
13:31:56 6/04/15
Solved [Solved] Accessing all of 150GB Hitachi External HDD disk space
Asked by Nodrive
4 answers
14:06:40 5/31/15
Solved [Solved] What external adapter should I buy for SAMSUNG EVO 850 SSD ?
Asked by tautis
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ssd
adapter
2 answers
11:58:51 5/28/15
Dual boot vintage 1990 2 HDD game PC - DOS & Win 98
Asked by hbutters
2 answers
22:46:19 5/16/15
Solved [Solved] Nuked a harddrive, can I still use it as storage?
Asked by Joesycop
3 answers
10:16:37 5/16/15
Windows ME internal HDD activity light will not go off??
Asked by lizmerrill
10 answers
22:44:34 5/08/15
Solved [Solved] Fastest way to duplicate 4TB HDD - copy or clone?
Asked by cedrix2001
6 answers
19:31:59 5/07/15
Solved [Solved] Media test failure check cables message on Toshiba satellite
Asked by LP3000
9 answers
14:28:22 5/05/15
Looking for NAS drive with 4 bays that has USB3 & GB network
Asked by ulaoulao
12 answers
14:37:50 5/03/15
HDD no longer recognized by Linux & Win 8.1 reinstallation
Asked by rickyrajit
29 answers
03:48:43 4/30/15
Solved [Solved] Lenovo G770 has blue screen-Input password WD7500BPVT-24HXZ
Asked by Not-Technical
1 answer
08:28:15 4/27/15
not detecting hard drives
Asked by jamesbutau58
3 answers
20:37:33 4/26/15
access is denied showing on wd passport ultra 1tb
Asked by Akshay786
1 answer
00:50:03 4/26/15
Why HDD not detected and why this error occure?
Asked by jameel4340
4 answers
19:57:42 4/23/15
2TB WD hard drive not being detected by my Windows 8 laptop
Asked by twaite
3 answers
12:25:22 4/23/15
Solved [Solved] Are HDD able to self lock?
Asked by SpiritFly
5 answers
23:47:56 4/22/15
My computer wont pick up Hard Drive
Asked by ColinMilk
5 answers
23:20:54 4/22/15
Solved [Solved] How to clear hard drive password
Asked by Judas
3 answers
23:18:55 4/22/15
Why does my hard disk gets full when I delete stuff?
Asked by vlncmnl
24 answers
23:04:02 4/18/15
Solved [Solved] MY ADATA Classic ch94 is not been detected.
Asked by khtkh
1 answer
23:46:59 4/13/15
Solved [Solved] HP laptop fails all Hard Drive Short Test (DST)
Asked by tcrawdad64
4 answers
23:01:43 4/08/15
my pc does no see the xc4696 usb3.0 hdd docking station im
Asked by 1bauldy
2 answers
13:40:01 4/06/15
Solved [Solved] Easy way to copy & transfer data from many old hard drives
Asked by kmarie111
3 answers
12:14:45 4/03/15
Cloning RAID SATA to larger drive on Dell Precision 380
Asked by BatchCoder
Tags:
raid
4 answers
01:31:47 4/01/15
Solved [Solved] accidentally lost hdd space
Asked by dwrulo
6 answers
21:00:01 3/31/15
Solved [Solved] My Dell E5410 key pad wont work what can I do to fix it?
Asked by ColinUmbers
1 answer
04:51:20 3/20/15
Why do I get Access denied when emptying external drive
Asked by WendyH
3 answers
22:54:10 3/19/15
Slave/Master pin positioning settings for wd3200aaks
Asked by AllanGraham
5 answers
22:33:32 3/14/15
How can I keep/save info from old hard drives to see later +
Asked by quila
7 answers
20:18:12 3/11/15
Why does my WD TV live media player not play video
Asked by tommlive
Tags:
media player
factory restore
movies
2 answers
19:09:15 3/10/15
Solved [Solved] After Alt+F10 computer screen goes blank
Asked by HankWessell
5 answers
16:58:11 3/09/15
Solved [Solved] How to get a flag of my laptop
Asked by Johncabo
Tags:
download
5 answers
14:22:31 3/09/15
Solved [Solved] harddisk and cddrive is not detected in BIOS
Asked by girishgupta
9 answers
16:09:46 3/08/15
Solved [Solved] how to reboot asus?
Asked by patty123delsie
3 answers
15:22:51 2/28/15
Solved [Solved] how do i download iExtender on Apple App store on iTunes
Asked by Ruth2312
1 answer
00:54:05 2/27/15
How do you recover files from a Verbatim external HDD?
Asked by Raven2014
Tags:
verbatim
external hard drive
computers
43 answers
19:13:34 2/26/15
Can't change or delete Toshiba HDD password
Asked by Takeru
4 answers
14:50:51 2/23/15
How to reboot harddrive of notebook I bought used?
Asked by Jhun
Tags:
USB3
3 answers
14:17:09 2/22/15
bios and windows dont recognize hard drive unable to restore
Asked by goadzilla
3 answers
11:36:04 2/21/15
Solved [Solved] 3TB Seagate Barracuda HDD won't format on custom-built PC
Asked by hakufan1984
9 answers
20:35:25 2/19/15
why my Transcend external HDD is not getting powered on
Asked by rupeshdas82
3 answers
05:14:29 2/16/15
Computer randomly turns off
Asked by Bsebt
1 answer
16:32:34 2/15/15
Solved [Solved] Acer Travelmate 630 HDD Password locked
Asked by Guido-Best
Tags:
hard drives
acer
4 answers
16:50:05 2/14/15
Solved [Solved] why aren't two working hdd's booting in new build?
Asked by utterchaos89
Tags:
hard drives
computers
new build
18 answers
14:19:52 2/09/15
Solved [Solved] Hhitachi 500GB External Hard Drive stopped Connecting
Asked by h0won
Tags:
connection
external hard drive
3 answers
09:21:50 2/02/15
my motorola MOTXT875BAT Wont turn on how to get it on
Asked by iwihora
Tags:
power source
motorola
1 answer
08:02:01 1/30/15
Bought 2014 Nero last night - tried to download it -failed
Asked by JulianHenley
Tags:
Nero
download
4 answers
05:15:21 1/30/15
reset my sons laptop
Asked by geez868
Tags:
laptops
flash drive
4 answers
08:31:44 1/26/15
Solved [Solved] Why does my Gateway P-6312 freeze and shut down with blue sc
Asked by Lee39
Tags:
shutdown
gateway
2 answers
21:26:36 1/25/15
Solved [Solved] Gateway ms2252 i need a hard drive with windows 7 installed
Asked by Gaston
Tags:
hard drives
windows 7
8 answers
15:17:02 1/21/15
Solved [Solved] How can I install win 7 to toshiba 3tb hdd gigabyte 61 mb
Asked by AbdurRouf
Tags:
gigabyte
hard drives
partition
2 answers
20:26:34 1/14/15
Solved [Solved] trying to add a 3tb harddrive system only reads 749gb
Asked by dabayc4
Tags:
hard drives
1 answer
13:24:50 1/12/15
Solved [Solved] how to solve HDD not accessible
Asked by dennisfui
Tags:
hard drives
15 answers
08:26:31 1/12/15
Solved [Solved] do you think it died
Asked by johnnydude
4 answers
19:10:56 1/11/15
when i turn on harddrive red light blinks, green doesnt?
Asked by aaronkirk
Tags:
hard drives
green
light
3 answers
17:24:13 1/10/15
Solved [Solved] how to remove hard drive from Dell Inspiron N7110 laptop?
Asked by hueyzoo
Tags:
hard drives
Dell Inspiron
laptops
2 answers
14:21:34 1/04/15
Solved [Solved] Is an ASUS Z77-A motherboard compatible with an WD
Asked by baikano
Tags:
compatibility
motherboards
Western Digital
3 answers
16:05:13 1/03/15
How to access WD passport as removable disk?
Asked by tanmoyiebd
Tags:
hard drives
removable disk
Western Digital
4 answers
09:04:16 12/30/14
Files under Windows 7 keep deleting themselves
Asked by HerbHerbson
Tags:
HDD
hard drive
error
6 answers
05:27:56 12/28/14
acer veriton pc can not read any new dvd or cd
Asked by jadistanbelly
Tags:
Veriton
acer
CD-ROM
3 answers
00:35:08 12/27/14
WD 1140 My Book USB Device will only show up as Local Disk.
Asked by Scarlet_Danneskjold
Tags:
Book
devices
Western Digital
10 answers
06:48:07 12/25/14
Solved [Solved] External hard disk chkdsk not working Chkdsk error
Asked by seema_kat27f
Tags:
chkdsk
windows 7
5 answers
09:54:19 12/22/14
Help Recover 1TB lost data off faulty 2TB WD External HDD
Asked by freakyfonty
Tags:
crashed
8 answers
11:40:30 12/17/14
USB2.0 external HDD interface card
Asked by Possum28584
Tags:
Maxtor
external hard drive
firmware
3 answers
02:36:18 12/16/14
attempting boot from cd rom, attempting boot from hard drive
Asked by sjf99
Tags:
hard drives
boot
21 answers
22:06:33 12/15/14
Solved [Solved] Main drive mysteriously full
Asked by Tim_B
4 answers
13:41:07 12/15/14
I forgot my hdd/ssd password
Asked by dalehalsey
Tags:
hard drives
laptops
HD
17 answers
23:22:57 12/10/14
Solved [Solved] What is maximum hard drive size that Win 7 Pro will support?
Asked by Ruth Nicholls
Tags:
hard drives
support
21 answers
14:53:21 12/10/14
lenovo yoga 13 laptop - SSD format help needed !!!
Asked by dhan117
Tags:
ssd
partition
7 answers
19:03:05 12/07/14
Solved [Solved] missing storage on HD
Asked by BlueChip
Tags:
partition
6 answers
11:27:44 12/07/14
Solved [Solved] Most reliable HD for storage plus question about WD Red TLER
Asked by dnz
Tags:
Suggestion
4 answers
12:40:58 12/06/14
Dell Inspiron asks me for an HDD password when I replace it
Asked by Takeru
Tags:
hard drives
Dell Inspiron
laptops
6 answers
23:23:34 12/01/14
Solved [Solved] Will this hard drive work with this motherboard?
Asked by Path
Tags:
hard drives
motherboards
3 answers
19:38:33 11/28/14
Solved [Solved] Which software provides Best fix for HDD bad sectors?
Asked by ejas2013
Tags:
Maxtor
ADATA
hard drives
6 answers
15:15:09 11/27/14
Solved [Solved] How do I copy all C drive to an external drive?
Asked by BorderReiver
Tags:
external hard drive
computers
external drive
9 answers
14:41:00 11/26/14
Solved [Solved] 500 GB Western Digital drive gives CRC error, uninitialized
Asked by AllanTSG
Tags:
hard drives
Western Digital
6 answers
19:30:07 11/24/14
Previous owner blocks access to disk drive and nb305 not sup
Asked by MFERN428
Tags:
hacker
computers
Disk Drive
1 answer
20:26:19 11/19/14
Solved [Solved] is it possible to Fit twoHDD into a Dell latitude D630
Asked by nijushiho
Tags:
hard drives
Dell
Latitude
2 answers
18:17:03 11/19/14
how to unlock forgotten WD HDD smartware password
Asked by Boone
Tags:
unlock
hard drives
Western Digital
2 answers
14:24:59 11/16/14
Solved [Solved] Two 500GB drives...same data...different free space?
Asked by Castle_4444
Tags:
hard drives
backup
free space
4 answers
08:25:09 11/16/14
why does my Win 7 laptop freeze on external HDD?
Asked by panayiotoust
Tags:
hard drives
external hard drive
computers
2 answers
12:51:59 11/12/14
how to restore to factory settings
Asked by rosemarycop
Tags:
computers
factory restore
1 answer
08:30:13 11/11/14
How can I access the data on my external hard drive
Asked by nickpw
Tags:
external hard drive
1 answer
18:32:49 11/09/14
Solved [Solved] Two SSD RAID 0 & Single SATA3 at the same time...possible?
Asked by Buffy283
Tags:
ssd
NAS / RAID
6 answers
20:47:49 11/08/14
Solved [Solved] how to choose the correct replacment laptop hardrive
Asked by sluytman
Tags:
SATA
hard drives
laptops
5 answers
15:40:20 11/04/14
overcoming chkdsk aborting operation
Asked by Sauerteig
Tags:
external hard drive
chkdsk
truecrypt
4 answers
23:46:04 11/03/14
remove memory hard drives off dead system
Asked by tedandamy
Tags:
hard drives
Memory
motherboards
3 answers
20:05:19 11/03/14
i need direction on connecting my locitech to my t.v.
Asked by evee
Tags:
logitech
Wireless
Keyboards
3 answers
12:41:41 10/28/14
Solved [Solved] How to multiboot from Win 98SE and Win XP HDDs in one tower?
Asked by GillyJ
Tags:
windows xp
pcs
10 answers
22:08:28 10/26/14
Remove HDD from HP Pavilion 720a Desktop PC
Asked by honiton
Tags:
hard drives
hp pavilion
Desktops
4 answers
07:31:41 10/26/14
lost data on harddrive, says reformat drive
Asked by BlueChip
Tags:
hard drives
external hard drive
computers
3 answers
08:56:46 10/23/14
Laptop won't start up
Asked by gatorman
Tags:
laptops
light
2 answers
10:06:44 10/22/14
recover data on accidentally formatted Buffalo PNTU3 1TB HDD
Asked by Rhey1971
Tags:
buffalo
hard drives
data recovery
8 answers
22:24:46 10/21/14
Transcend External HDD Not Detected in My Computer option
Asked by rrege
Tags:
Transcend
external hard drive
hard drives
6 answers
06:08:35 10/17/14
Is there a way to get a hard driv e with Windows 95 on it
Asked by OldLadyTrucker
Tags:
floppy disk
hewlett packard
windows 95
14 answers
01:04:39 10/16/14
Solved [Solved] Need assistnace with an external USB HDD Reader
Asked by WJC_Jr
Tags:
external usb
hard drives
Western Digital
5 answers
23:55:03 10/13/14
Why is my tv not recognising files on external drive?
Asked by f.farndy
Tags:
external drive
tv
12 answers
09:21:36 10/13/14
New 4TB HDD does not show in Windows 7 desktop BIOS
Asked by blnettles
Tags:
BIOS
hard drives
8 answers
10:01:45 10/10/14
bios will not detect sata hd - solved
Asked by gabrielsmit
Tags:
SATA
HD
BIOS
2 answers
03:24:36 10/10/14
Solved [Solved] why does server is still not booting
Asked by haliparot
Tags:
Servers
3 answers
21:25:15 10/09/14
Solved [Solved] How to get data off dead Seagate HDD
Asked by msjamal2000
Tags:
BIOS
hard drives
seagate
2 answers
09:07:19 10/03/14
Toshiba Laptop wont boot up
Asked by Nibor
Tags:
disk read error
laptops
Toshiba
2 answers
15:39:48 9/24/14
External Hard Drive cannot initiallized
Asked by donalhusni
Tags:
external hard drive
Western Digital
12 answers
12:53:56 9/21/14
Raid 10 drive crashed, files corrupt until rebuild?
Asked by Elie-Ko
Tags:
raid 10
Drive
Crash
1 answer
06:51:42 9/19/14
Need a way to make an image of my HD but compress free space
Asked by dorlow
Tags:
hard drives
HD
free space
5 answers
21:55:11 9/14/14
Solved [Solved] Need to recover deleted partition!
Asked by Comguy
Tags:
ssd
HDD
data recovery
5 answers
19:31:24 9/14/14
why cd/dvd-rw can only copy cds and aud io but cannot copy t
Asked by everline
Tags:
cd
6 answers
01:44:11 9/12/14
Suggestion needed for hard drive and RAM upgrade.
Asked by coolvaibh2012
Tags:
hard drives
RAM
5 answers
15:04:40 9/09/14
Need to Retrieve files from dropped External HDD that beeps
Asked by XxTreceZxX
Tags:
Beep
HP
external drive
9 answers
08:24:45 9/07/14
Solved [Solved] Can someone look at this Crystal Disk analysis of my SSD's h
Asked by Tim_B
Tags:
crystal
tim
ssd
2 answers
03:49:31 9/01/14
Solved [Solved] Reliability of Samsung Data Migration - 840 EVO 120GB?
Asked by Comguy
Tags:
ssd
HDD
SATA
2 answers
15:56:49 8/29/14
AC adapter for WD MyBook WD1600i032
Asked by NormT
Tags:
wd mybook
4 answers
07:56:27 8/27/14
why is my Asus u46e not starting up?
Asked by tmamauney
Tags:
usb
devices
2 answers
08:38:58 8/26/14
wd3200 Bios reports error autosensing
Asked by fugee279
Tags:
BIOS
computers
1 answer
15:02:17 8/22/14
Need to know what to do with this - root\legacy_Isnfd\0000
Asked by MistyRa
Tags:
legacy
3 answers
19:53:44 8/08/14
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