How to restore data from old hard drive?

Answer Your proposed solution would work. There should not be any problems w/ your personal files (docs, music, videos, etc.). However, simply COPYING the installed programs on the old drive is not the sa... 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 »

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 »

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

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 »

How to erase data from hard drive?

If they are IDE drives and you have physically chaged jumpers on the back of the drive, or they are SATA drives and you have repsitioned the drives as to 1 and 2 etc on the motherboard? IN my Compu... Read More »