What to do if a hard disk (external) has bad sectors?

Answer go to the manufacturers website. there you should be able to download utilities that will help you find out exactly what is wrong. there should also be a program that will delete and reformat the d... Read More »

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How to Mark Bad Sectors on a Hard Disk?

Bad sectors on your computer's hard drive can lead to corrupted files or even a system crash. You won't need any additional software to fix the bad sectors on your computer. Marking and repairing t... Read More »

Comparison of an External Hard Disk & an Internal Hard Disk?

Computer hard drives store the operating system software, application programs and all sorts of other files and data. Internal and external hard drives can both be used for this purpose. The oper... Read More »

If i use an external hard disk ,will it increase the disk space on my c-drive?

no, it'll add a new drive on your my computer

How to fix the USB 2.0 port on a LaCie Rugged Hard Disk external hard drive?

This has worked for me several times, so I will pass it on. Plug it in the port, heat it with a hair dryer, wait a minute, plug it in and out a couple times. If it still does not work try the sam... Read More »