How to Use a Laptop & External Hard Drive As a Media Center?

Answer The proliferation of digital media has changed the way that some people get their entertainment. Movies, TV shows and music can all be downloaded from the Internet and stored on a common hard drive... Read More »

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How do I use an external hard drive on a laptop?

Place your external hard drive on a flat, dry surface and connect the drive to its power source (if it is an externally powered drive). Plug the included USB cord to your drive, and then to a free ... Read More »

How to Convert and Play the Dish Network for My Media Backup From the External Hard Drive?

A Dish Network satellite PVR (personal video recorder) receiver has an internal hard drive for storing videos recorded from satellite transmissions. An external USB hard drive, purchased from a com... Read More »

How to Backup a Laptop to an External Hard Drive?

Backing up your laptop regularly is an important way to avoid loss of data such as family photos, movies, or financial documents. The methods available for backup include the native Windows backup ... Read More »

Using a US Laptop and External Hard Drive in New Zealand?

Lenovo is ok, so is the WD external. Both accept 100 to 240V, so both will work provided you have the right plug adapter to fit the NZ power outlets. That is all you need, just plug adapters. Plug ... Read More »