How to Identify Solaris Boot Drive?

Answer The default Solaris installation includes multiple partitions, even on a single hard drive. Solaris further divides a partition into slices. Even on a single hard drive system, this means you must ... Read More »

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Access data on a hard drive with a damaged master boot record and boot sector ?

Yeah, you can access those files.What I would do is to plug the hard drive into an external hard drive enclosure and then plug it into my computer via USB. Assuming you lack that equipment, you sh... Read More »

Can i boot Linux off a CD and use an external hard drive as the default drive?

Yes but you would also need a boot CD every time,The bare computer only has a very basic booting system that can't recognise usb disksEasiest solution is find or buy a second hand hard disk and ins... Read More »

How to Clone a Boot Drive to Another Drive?

Increase your computer's available hard drive space or replace a slow or failing hard drive with a new high-capacity drive without reinstalling the operating system, programs or data files by cloni... Read More »

Can you boot from a USB drive?

You can boot a computer using a USB drive if two conditions are met: the motherboard must support booting to a USB device (check your motherboard documentation), and the USB drive must contain a bo... Read More »