What can you do to fix a storage hard drive yourself?

Answer Not really.=The best you can do is find other storage drives [SAME make && model as yours]. Open them up and swap the internal circuit board from each to yours; see if your drive works. This will... Read More »

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What does hard drive RPM matter I understand storage capacity (GB) and storage/transfer rate (bps) But RPM?

The faster the RPM's the fasterthe heads cover the actual area of the HDD storage space. That is what seeking is.The heads must find the address of a file before is can be transfered or more data... Read More »

Will Cloud based storage beat External hard drive storage?

The disadvantage of cloud is that you need to upload your files and you need to have a good stable connection where as the ex HDD are easy, plug and play.But if you want you can go for cloud which ... Read More »

What is the largest unit of storage for a hard drive?

While most companies still offer two terabytes as their largest unit of storage for a hard drive, as of 2010, the largest unit of storage is 300 terabytes with the release of the latest Seagate har... Read More »

What is the most common measurement of storage space on a hard drive?

The most common measurement of hard drive space has been the gigabyte or GB. Software program requirements and user demands for added storage space have continuously increased hard drive capacity. ... Read More »