How do I find hidden information on a hard drive?

Answer No file is truly deleted from a computer unless the hard drive is destroyed. Using tools that are freely available, nearly any hidden or deleted file can be recovered.Revealing Hidden FilesTo show ... Read More »

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How to Remove Hidden and Useless Files from a Hard Drive?

For the most basic of cleaning tasks, use Windows 2000 and XP's own built-in tools:

How do I completely erase all information on my hard drive?

If you are throwing the computer out and you have very sensitive data on the hard drive like bank information, I'd reccomend putting the hard drive near or on a magnet. That is guaranteed that no o... Read More »

Hard Drive Recovery Tools Information?

Your hard drive can fail for many reasons. The most common ones are viruses, corrupted partitions or files, and system errors. If your hard drive fails, you might be able to recover the information... Read More »

How do I access information on a new internal hard drive?

Access the Hard Drive from My ComputerClick on the "Start" button to launch the Start Menu. Double-click on "Computer" to open your "My Computer" window. Any internal hard drives should be detected... Read More »