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Failure of brand new drive... possibly due to staggered spinup? by Dan Lenski
Hi all, I've just experienced a mystifying failure of a hard disk that was literally only one day old. It is a Hitachi Travelstar 5K160 (80gb 5400RPM SATA)...
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July 1st 07 01:29 AM
by Hans-Kristian Go to last post
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120GB Maxtor Data Recovery by a12vman
I have a 120GB Maxtor Diamond that I need to recover some data from. The drive failed tonight. It was in an external enclosure attached to my Win2K3 box via...
June 30th 07 01:24 AM
by sykotaboy Go to last post
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Is Blue-Ray and HD DVD Storage Destined To Failure? by John Slade
I was just salivating over the specifications of Blue-Ray and HD DVD disks. It would make backing up and storing information so much easier for me. As it...
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June 30th 07 12:53 AM
by Arno Wagner Go to last post
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Question about old HDD by [email protected]
Hello! I have a strange question about an old hard drive that I pulled out of an old Pentium 1 computer. The hard drive was working fine, and the computer...
June 29th 07 07:49 PM
by Folkert Rienstra Go to last post
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Samsung SpinPoint T166 SMART attribute 187 by Andre Majorel
This new Samsung SpinPoint T166 (HD501L, firmware CR100-10) behaves strangely. I have a program that repeatedly { fills a block device with pseudo-random data,...
June 29th 07 03:47 PM
by Arno Wagner Go to last post
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Maxtor Diamondmax 8 recovery by Tom Del Rosso
I have a Maxtor Diamondmax Plus 8 30GB that appears as 'no drive present' in a few PCs I've tried it in. There are only some files to recover since the last...
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June 29th 07 03:35 PM
by Arno Wagner Go to last post
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RAID Controller using memory by Just D
All, What ATA133 RAID controllers using DIMM memory do you know? I'm trying to look around to find something to improve the speed of my home server that I...
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June 28th 07 11:49 PM
by Folkert Rienstra Go to last post
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HP - xw6400 by [email protected]
It looks quite smart in its grey and metallic silver finish and, measuring just 441 x 165 x 440mm, the case has been designed to fit in a rack as well as on or...
June 27th 07 11:36 PM
by Scott Alfter Go to last post
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Quantum SuperLoader3 DLT-S4 vs Exebyte Magnum 224 LTO3 vs Overland Neo 2000 LTO3? by markm75
The data: Our data size is about 800gb per week (weekly full backups, 4 sets of tapes for a month, 3 of the weeks would be held off site at any given time,...
June 27th 07 09:31 PM
by markm75 Go to last post
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Is there such a thing as a testing Live CD? by [email protected]
that you would just use to boot a pc and diagnose the pc health, including its power supply, peripherals, ... ~ or how could you use an existing live CD to...
June 27th 07 04:44 PM
by Kwyjibo Go to last post
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Seagate eSATA, no power up after power fail! by James Of Tucson
I'm disappointed with the Seagate eSATA drive, because after a power failure, the drive requires you to push the button to restart it, which is a real problem...
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June 27th 07 12:11 PM
by Rita Berkowitz Go to last post
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Vista & External Hard Drive - Not Recognized by Steve-Sanders
I have a new Dell Latitude P520 laptop with Vista Business addition. I have a Simple Tech 250 gig external (USB) hard drive that I moved over from my previous...
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June 27th 07 04:23 AM
by Steve-Sanders via HWKB.com Go to last post
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2.5"HD Burned (possibly) by thanosm[_2_]
Good day, I have a Toshiba 80 gb 2.5" hard disk. The drive works perfectly for 5-10 minutes, then it stops and I need to disconnect it and close it for 2 hours...
June 26th 07 06:46 AM
by Jim P Sharma Go to last post
3 182
Do you need to 'eject' USB HDD? Do they auto park at power-off? by Coffeegeek
Hi, We are using two USB hard drives (250gb) as backup for our companies system. Each is used to contain a complete image of the entire server, and is swapped...
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June 26th 07 04:51 AM
by John Turco Go to last post
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hard disk motor by Andrea Mazzolari
Hi all, i need a motor with a high rotational accuracy, so i 've think to re-use a motor of a hard disk. Here are some questions: 1) considering the smallest...
June 25th 07 10:33 PM
by Arno Wagner Go to last post
8 180
Hardware tips by [email protected]
Reviews of latest hardware, graphic cards, processors, motherboards, hdd, memory... Latest prices, build your dream...
June 25th 07 05:46 PM
by chrisv Go to last post
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7200rpm 2.5" harddisk by Man-wai Chang
So hard to find these days.. why? Got problems? There are plenty of 5400rpm though. -- @[email protected] Might, Courage, Vision, SINCERITY. http://www.linux-sxs.org ...
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June 25th 07 06:10 AM
by Man-wai Chang Go to last post
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Hardware.News by [email protected]
Reviews of latest hardware, graphic cards, processors, motherboards, hdd, memory... Build your dream machine, check latest...
June 24th 07 10:00 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Ibm 3581 L28 by jeffnews
I have one lto, installed correctly in windows 2003. I discovered that in computer management- storage - removable storage - libraries, show red icone and in...
June 24th 07 01:48 AM
by jeffnews Go to last post
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ASRock Board with SIS 181 Raid 1 - Test of Raid 1 - Boot not possible anymore by Alex Thies[_2_]
Hello guys. Greetings from Germany. I hope you can help me. I have got an Asrock P4S55FX+ mainboard with an SIS 181 Raid controller. In the past I used a...
June 23rd 07 10:37 AM
by Alex Thies[_2_] Go to last post
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