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Silicon Power 32 GB USB flash drive gets hot and has speed problems? by Ant
Hello. I have a 32 GB Silicon Power (SP) USB flash drive that gets very hot and gets really slow. I don't know if it is a hardware issue or something else....
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February 20th 16 03:00 AM
by Jolly Roger[_3_] Go to last post
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Best software to securely erase USB flash drives these days? by Ant
Hello. What are you guys using to securely erase USB flash drives these days? I don't want to physically destroy them, but give them to others to...
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February 20th 16 01:31 AM
by David Brown[_4_] Go to last post
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No parameter DisableDeleteNotify in my Vista 64 fsutil command by Iusfetstrazasola
I changed the HDD with a 128 Corsair ssd in my Compaq CG60 laptop equipped with original Windows Vista 32 (all updates applied) and I tried to run the...
February 11th 16 05:55 PM
by Iusfetstrazasola Go to last post
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awesome prices on Samsung SSDs, good as Intel? by Lynn McGuire[_2_]
Samsung 500 GB for $153, 1 TB SSD for $299 and 2 TB for $649, unfreaking real. http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00OBRE5UE Are these good SSDs? As good...
February 9th 16 02:31 AM
by Mark Perkins Go to last post
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[FW] Seagate sued over alleged 'defective' drives by Mr. Man-wai Chang
http://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/columnist/baig/2016/02/02/seagate-sued-over-alleged-defective-drives/79714384/ NEW YORK—Hard drive maker Seagate...
February 4th 16 11:14 PM
by Computer Nerd Kev Go to last post
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new Optane SSDs coming by Lynn McGuire[_2_]
"Intel's blazingly fast Optane SSDs are heading for gaming PCs soon" ...
February 2nd 16 07:24 PM
by Lynn McGuire[_2_] Go to last post
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Can't have both encrypted Mac's HFS+ & MS W7 EE SP1's BitLocker NTFS? by Ant
Hi. I'm having problems with my 2 MS partitions in my external USB 2 TB WD Green HDD. I wanted to have 2 encrypted partitions (W7 EE SP1's BitLocker NTFS...
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February 1st 16 02:15 AM
by Ant Go to last post
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January 30th 16 08:32 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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"Storage Pod 5.0 Hack: One Power Supply" by Lynn McGuire[_2_]
"Storage Pod 5.0 Hack: One Power Supply" https://www.backblaze.com/blog/storage-pod-5-0-hack/ Nice! A 180 TB server for under $10,000. Lynn
January 25th 16 01:29 PM
by Mr. Man-wai Chang Go to last post
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Windows backup software by Yousuf Khan[_2_]
I've been using Macrium Reflect for a long time. A friend of mine wants to start backing up his system disk, so I had suggested Macrium Reflect to him as...
January 18th 16 01:51 PM
by Yousuf Khan[_2_] Go to last post
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What wears out in an HDD? by Micky
What wears out in an HDD? Is it only the tone arm that breaks? or can the bearings the platter rides on break??? Good watches use jewels, rubies, as...
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January 18th 16 07:02 AM
by masonc Go to last post
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life of inactive old hard drive ? by [email protected]
I had stored some drives from old PCs, removed about 1999-2000. They were wrapped in anti-static bags, put in a metal box, which was placed in a cool dry...
December 31st 15 01:50 AM
by Ed Light Go to last post
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BackBlaze Storage Pod 5.0 - 180 TB by Lynn McGuire[_2_]
BackBlaze Storage Pod 5.0 - 180 TB cloud server: https://www.backblaze.com/blog/cloud-storage-hardware/ I wonder when they will transition to 6 TB...
December 25th 15 11:20 PM
by Lynn McGuire[_2_] Go to last post
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"B2 Cloud Storage Opens Public Beta" by Lynn McGuire[_2_]
"B2 Cloud Storage Opens Public Beta" https://www.backblaze.com/blog/b2-cloud-storage-public-beta/ "In case you’re new to B2 Cloud Storage, it is a...
December 24th 15 01:14 AM
by Tom Del Rosso[_6_] Go to last post
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Seagate 6TB SATA drives -- ST6000DM001 vs. ST6000DX000 by Percival P. Cassidy
I have some 6TB Seagate drives that were bought in their "retail packaging" as STBD6000100, but the drives themselves are identified as ST6000DX000. The 6TB...
November 25th 15 04:10 PM
by Percival P. Cassidy Go to last post
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Error copying file with UDF on Windows 7 by Justin[_14_]
I have a 16GB USB3 jump drive and I get the following error when copying files off the drive. "The file name you specified is not valid or too long. Specify...
November 23rd 15 09:28 PM
by Justin[_14_] Go to last post
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Mac OS X doesn't see the encrypted partitions on my external SATA HDD when using different adapter/controllers? by Ant
Hi. I got 3 external USB cable adapters to use with external drives like HDDs. I recently used a 3.5" SATA WD 2 TB HDD to back up with Time Machine with...
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November 22nd 15 04:51 PM
by Robert Nichols[_2_] Go to last post
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Got a warning about my SSD from HD Sentinel by Yousuf Khan[_2_]
Yesterday, I got a big warning email from HD Sentinel stating that my desktop's SSD is about to suffer imminent failure, it said that the Raw Read Error Rate...
November 20th 15 04:48 PM
by Yousuf Khan[_2_] Go to last post
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gift horse 20 drives - only 40 TB by [email protected]
Local community TV station announced they had got a new 40 TB server due to a generous patron. They put a photo of it in their office window. It has 20...
November 13th 15 08:47 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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what is the next drive limit by Lynn McGuire[_2_]
We have had several drive addressability limits in the last 35 years. The last was at 2 TB ??? So, what is the next drive limit? Thanks, Lynn
November 9th 15 04:44 AM
by Arno[_3_] Go to last post
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