Can i leave my external hard drive plugged in all the time?

Answer An external hard drive can be left plugged in to both your computer and the wall at all times, and can be used just as if it was an internal hard drive. Much like your computer, it is advisable to ... Read More »

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Should I Use All the Hard Drive Space on My External Hard Drive or Leave Some?

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Why doesnt my external hard drive appear when plugged into my PC?

Cool! No body here is genius!We're just friendsIf no disconnection found try thisStart=> control panel => add new hardwareThe computer should identify all plug and play appliances attached like you... Read More »

Is it okay to leave an external USB hard drive running nonstop?

Yes, it's alright to leave an external USB hard drive running nonstop. The hard drives that are developed today are made to withstand high amounts of usage, including being left on 24 hours a day, ... Read More »

Cant use external hard drive and ipod at the same time..?

You have a USB problem of some kind.What machine? What OS?Is the external hard drive a portable type that draws power from the USB port, or a desktop type which has its own AC power adapter.One gue... Read More »