How does hard disk store imformation?

Answer Keeping this real simple: data is stored magnetically on a set of platters attached to a spindle which spins at a very high speed.A platter is analogous to a DVD, imagine several of those sitting o... Read More »

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How can I watch tv on my pc and store the shows on my hard disk?

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Sata hard disk vs pata hard disko or ide hard disk tell me difference?

SATA is Serial ATA interface small cable with high speed.PATA is parallel ATA interface with Flat ribbon cable 40/80 wires cable.PATA is now not used anymore in new systems.

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 »

Would my hard disk weigh more if I store more data in it?

The film coating the platters would only have the magnetic orientation of the molecules (representing bits) changed; being either "plus" or "minus" (North and South, if you prefer). This renders t... Read More »