Don't-Miss Storage Stories
Daisky wants to store files in a way that will make them available to future generations
If coming up with a backup strategy is one of your New Year's resolutions, maybe a backup drive should be on your holiday shopping list. We can tell you what to look for.
Wherein we conceptualize the need and walk you through the deed.
Xolelwa Mzili's PC no longer sees her external hard drive. Can she recover the files?
An SSD can breathe new life into an old PC, but exactly how much performance do you gain? PCWorld ran the tests. Here are the results.
If you don't already own one, beg, borrow, or steal an Android or iOS device to score the extra storage for your cloud drive.
Carol Hart has an extra hard drive hanging around. She asked me what she can do with it.
Jack McCabe wants Windows to identify his data drive as D:, but D: is already taken.
Kat Korsmo asked how to play music off an external hard in Windows Media Player library. (My answer covers iTunes, as well.)
Rommel asked the Utilities forum for advice on cleaning files off a hard drive so that they can never be restored
It's a lot harder to recover data from a dead solid-state drive, so plan accordingly.
Alloystory asked the Laptops forum about speeding up a PC by replacing the hard drive with something faster.