What are the symptoms of a hard drive going bad?

Answer The most popular symptom is clicking within the hard drive. It comes from the needle that reads the info going too far & hitting the outer casing inside. The drive can last years or even less then... Read More »

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Are these symptoms of a hard drive that went bad?

A hard drive making beeping noises is usually a pretty bad sign.If Windows won't install, that would seem to indicate a physical or logical flaw on the drive, most likely in the boot sectors.With t... Read More »

What is the best external hard drive that I can get for around £50, will it affect my current hard drive?

hi richard external hard drives have dropped in price in the last few years and theres a massive choice of drives however my recommendations are the Seagate FreeAgent Desktop 250GB USB... Read More »

I only got 14 gb hard drive i want to download lots of music. what is the biggest size hard drive?

What is the difference between a solid state hard drive and a regular hard drive?

A solid state drive is a storage device that uses solid state memory to store data. While technically not a disk, a solid state drive will often be referred to as a solid state disk drive, or a sol... Read More »