Can an external hard drive get a virus?

Answer Yes you can get a virus on your external hard drive. It would be a good idea if you did a complete virus scan of the system before your started moving files and information on to the new drive. Hop... Read More »

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Can you run a virus protection from an external hard drive?

Running anti-virus software from an external hard drive is not difficult to do, particularly if you're running your external hard drive as a start-up drive. But doing so will not protect your compu... Read More »

New external hard drive. How do I make the external my default hard drive?

Unfortunately Windows will always see an external drive as a removable drive and won't let you make it your default. However you can do certain things to make more room like move your internet cac... Read More »

What is the best external hard drive that I can get for around £50, will it affect my current hard drive?

hi richard external hard drives have dropped in price in the last few years and theres a massive choice of drives however my recommendations are the Seagate FreeAgent Desktop 250GB USB... Read More »

Buying a new comp, Is it possible to have an external Hard Drive for work and Internal hard drive for game?

you don't need to load a separate copy of windows or office into the external hard drive, but yes.To eurostudio:You have probably never tried vista and don't know how LITTLE ram it uses (yes, that ... Read More »