What temperature should my laptop hard drive run?

Answer The suggested operating temperature varies with each manufacturer and model of hard drive. On average, a typical laptop hard drive should never get hotter than 50-55°C. Some hard drives can safely... Read More »

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How do I use the 2 250GB hard drives in my laptop as a single hard drive?

In Windows 7 and Windows Vista, resizing your volumes or re-partitioning your hard drive has become a lot easier than in previous Windows versions. However, there are still a few pitfalls that will... Read More »

My daughters laptop runs slow a lot it has a 60gb hard drive would it run any quicker with a bigger drive?

Like Macbook Pro said, " Your Hard drive does affect your computer speed" something like that, which is correct.Imagine you have important papers randomly scattered all over your desk—in order to... Read More »

Can I Connect a Laptop Hard Drive to My Desktop PC as a Second Drive?

On One Hand: Laptop Drives Cost MoreLaptop hard drives can cost up to twice as much as a desktop hard drive for an equivalent amount of storage space. Because of their smaller form factor, laptop d... Read More »

Can you add a hard drive to a laptop?

Yes, you can add a hard drive to a laptop computer. However, you most likely cannot add a second internal hard drive. You can easily add a second, external hard drive, which will connect to the c... Read More »