Does a new hard drive need a recovery disk?

Answer If you are installing a new hard drive and plan to use it as your main system drive, you will need a recovery disk or a Windows installation disk in order to install an operating system on the driv... Read More »

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Does using a recovery disk remove information on your hard drive?

Using a recovery disk removes the information from your hard drive and returns the computer to its original factory settings. If you have access to the data on your hard drive, move your files to a... Read More »

How to Format a Hard Disk Using a System Recovery Disk?

If your computer has encountered serious technical troubles through fragmentation, registry errors, or even a computer virus, you'll be glad to learn that you can easily format the drive without ev... Read More »

Wiping a Hard Disk Clean: How to Completely Erase a Hard Disk Drive?

If only it were as easy as deleting all your files and emptying the recycle bin, you could wipe a computer clean easily in a few minutes. Unfortunately, doing so just makes your personal and busine... Read More »

My computer keeps saying low disk space. do i need a bigger hard drive ?

If you copy some documents, images, songs, movies etc from C drive/partition to either to another partition D, E etc if there are any, or copy them to cd/dvd and then delete them off from the C dri... Read More »