Erasing Data on Hard Disk Drives

Data erasure can at times be called data wiping or data cleaning, and is a software-based criteria for data overwriting which aims to totally destroy all electronic data on digital media such a hard disk drive (HDD). If one would like to delete all data residing on a HDD then they have to perform commands [...]


Performance characteristics of a good hard disk

Hard disk drive high performance derives from devices with faster performance characteristics. These devices can be solid state drives (SSD) or rotating drives like optical disks, hard disk drives and floppy disk drives. A large percentage of attributes relating to movement of mechanical parts do apply to solid state drivers, however, the drive is affected [...]


Installing new hard drive in a desktop PC

If you would like to install a hard disk drive you do not need the services of a technician because this is one of the most pretty easy stuffs you can fix right away. You need to shop for the correct hard drive first because this is more important that doing the fixing themselves. Replacing [...]


Hard disk data recovery

If your hard disk crashes with your important data, you have some hope because of the breakthroughs in the data recovery. There are many causes of data loss, the first one is software related and is easiest to solve. You may accidentally delete an important folder and emptied it to the recycle bin, or formatted [...]


What to Know about Hard Drive Failure

If you have been using your computer for quite some time now you probably know what hard drive failure means. However, not many of the computer users really know what it is, unless they ever read what the indicators are for a spoilt hard disk. If by any chance you think that your hard disk [...]


How to diagnose a Bad hard Drive

When a computer shuts there are several reasons and unless you have some experience with computers it will be hard to know what the cause is. While some computer problems are easy to troubleshoot and fix, some are equally hard and may need the service of professional technicians to undertake. There have been many changes [...]


The Best Method In Destroying Your Old Hard Drive

For one or more reasons you may like to render your hard disk completely unusable. There are two factors to consider while destroying your hard disk and these include your safety and that of the environment. Destroying your hard disk completely is the only way to ensure your data will never get into the wrong [...]


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Seagate Expansion Portable External Hard Drive Review

Seagate Technology PLC is one of the largest computer hard disk drive manufacturers in the world. It has a long history in the electronics industry as an integrated circuit maker and a storage products company. It’s also renowned of the quality of its products in the storage industry that compete with the world top-notch ones. [...]


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WD My Passport Ultra External Hard Drive Review

Western Digital Corporation is a very prominent manufacturer in the storage industry. It manufactures quality hard drives and their accessories since decades. Today we’are going to have an overview on one of its successful efforts in the external hard drive segment, the My Passport Ultra hard drive. My Passport Ultra portable hard drive features WD [...]


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Toshiba Canvio Basics Portable Hard Drive Review

Does your digital library – files, music, pictures, and videos – grow drastically and you are looking for a viable and flexible means to hold it externally and take it with you to almost everywhere? Toshiba Canvio Basics 3.0 portable hard drive can be the right answer to these questions. It’s ready to roll right [...]