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Siouxfan asked the Answer Line forum to define a hard drive crash is and explain what can cause it
CliffSees is about to upgrade his PC to Windows 7. He asked the Answer Line forum if he can upgrade his PC’s recover partition, as well.
ArloG asked the Storage forum if one can back up more than one PC onto a single external hard drive.
Whether you buy a new PC with a solid state drive already installed, or choose to upgrade your existing drive, zippy performance makes an SSD an appealing option.
Joseph Blough Jr. plans to upgrade his hard drive. How does he move Windows, his applications, and his files to their new, larger home?
Conrado Bryson Bush wants to resize the partitions on his hard drive
Orlando Rodriguez wants to move programs and files from an old XP PC to a new Windows 7 one via an image backup
Disk partitioning--separating your hard drive into multiple independent volumes--can relieve all sorts of computer-related headaches.
Frederic Hugues asked about recovering missing files from an NAS drive
Jen's PC died. All she has left is the hard drive. How does she get back her data?
Want to speed up your laptop and lengthen its battery life? Swap the hard disk drive out for a speedy solid-state drive.