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 How to Tell Which Side of a Hard Drive's Data Cable Connects to Pin 1 on a Drive?

Answer IDE cables are wide, flat ribbon cables used to connect your drives, such as your hard drive, to your motherboard. The IDE cable is keyed so that it can only fit into the interface port in a single... Read More »
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Partitioning hard disk with out loosing data in C drive(i.e, Os and other data) which has only one partition C?

I'm not entirely sure if home basic has the feature but if you go to Start, right click computer, manage then go to Disk Managment and right click on your C drive. It should show an option to "Shri... Read More »
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Does storing digital data on a hard drive increase the overall weight of the hard drive?

there's no increase in weight at all the data that is stored is magnetic in some ways similar to an old cassette tape but on a disk so changing polarity of the magnetic medium on the disk doesn't i... Read More »
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What Kind of Cable Connects to an Optical Drive?

Optical drives, CD- and DVD-ROM drives that use optical systems to read data, have replaced floppy drives, and they are easy to connect once you know what kind of cables they use.TypesThere are two... Read More »
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Ok.. great .. now i am afraid for my hard drive... do hard drives really fail that much?

I had one that lasted over 9 years before it finally gave out and my other 2 computers are still going strong with their hard drives so I think it just comes down to how you treat your hard drive a... Read More »
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