2TB

Forum discussion tagged with 2TB.
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    Question My new HDD is giving me nonstop errors!

    I've just had a HDD die on me today and I lost everything on it ,but the one saving grace was I have a unused 2 tb HDD to replace it. So I plugged the new HDD in and formatted it but after it was done formatting it said It ran into an error. My HDD's name and letter was showing up but It wasn't...
  2. TomboySupremacist

    Question Humming in computer w/ 2 hard drives

    I recently bought and installed a 500GB Seagate BarraCuda 7200RPM hard drive alongside my 2TB Seagate BarraCuda 7200RPM hard drive. The installation went well, but resulted in this harmonic humming in the case that comes and goes throughout the duration of the computer being turned on. Is there...
  3. Gameslite

    Question My 1TB HDD somehow has 2TB of files on it...

    Okay, let's start from the beginning. I have a 1TB capacity 2,5'' WD My Passport, old one, from around 2013-ish. Somehow the file system had gone "poof" and the disk became unusable. Despite being nearly full before it broke, I wanted to recover all ~900GB of files before fixing it with a...
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    Question Which cable to power HDD?

    I have a modular power supply (Corsair CX550M). I bought a seagate barracuda 2tb. It didn't come with any cables and I realised I needed to buy them so I bought a sata cable and also this cable which I though would power my hard drive. Turns out it's male and I need female. I cannot for the life...
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    Question Is my brand new Seagate Barracuda 2TB working well?

    I bought a new desktop a few weeks ago. When it arrived I noticed the Hard Drive was causing a lot of problems and it was slow. I've made a couple of posts on here about the drive itself and I hope this is my final one. I've collected a few diagnostics, tested a few things and now I'm making...
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    Question External Harddisk issues- need HELP!!

    I have Seagate Backup Plus 2 TB External Harddisk. So i have this issue: until 2 days back i could copy FROM the external hdd anything without any issues. In the last few months i haven't copied anything to the drive. Now i copied some stuff around 20gb to the drive but in between i got an I/O...
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    Question HDD Never Gets Detected

    Hello, I have an external HDD ; Toshiba Store Canvio 2TB 3,5'' (hdwc120ew3j1). I haven't used it for quite a while, however it does not show up anywhere anymore. I always used it by connecting it to my Notebook (Windows 10 in one SSD and Ubuntu in a seperate HDD). There were only data files...
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    [SOLVED] SSD choice: Seagate BarraCuda 2TB or Adata SU800 ?

    Seagate BarraCuda: 5 years warranty 256.70 USD (1049 MYR) 1064 TBW Adata SU800: 3 years warranty 225.13 USD (920 MYR) 1600 TBW Not planning to buy others due to low TBW or expensive (Samsung for example) Not planning to buy lower than 2TB capacity. I want 2TB and I need it (Am using 2TB...
  9. Noxious1

    [SOLVED] 2 SSD's Or 1 SSD?

    So I originally had a 2tb SSHD (hibrid) hard-drive for everything personal and gaming, I have now replaced it with a 2tb SSD (evo 860) . Would you reccomend still having a 2nd hard-drive or just stick to the 2tb ssd?.. personally I'm not a fan of having 2 hard-drives I rather much have the 1...
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    [SOLVED] 2TB HDD couldn't be detected when 1TB HDD is connected

    I have this weird problem with my newly bought 2TB HDD. I was able to plugged it on other PC in the office to check if it's working and when I got home to install it on my personal PC my 2TB HDD couldn't be detected in my system. Upon testing and troubleshooting,I found out that if I remove my...
  11. P

    [SOLVED] So my friend asks me to help him choose PC. Im wondering if i choose good components,

    So, my friend asked me if i could help him choose PC (for gaming and maybe a video editing cause he skate a lot) for a good price. I wonder if i choose right. (also sorry for my dumb grammar and spelling, im not speaking native english so i hope anyone can understand) Here are the specs : CPU...
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    [SOLVED] Hard drive makes a clicking sound every time I save

    I recently (a week or so ago) bought a 2TB WD HDD Black. I did some searching and apparently the WD HDD Black is supposed to make some clicking noises. It has been doing so regularly and consistently, without any kind of issues whatsoever. I also read about some drive heads doing lubricant...
  13. heeelion

    Question HDD failure 2TB how long do i have?

    Hey so i have had this computer for a long while and its been starting to make noise and freeze my computer up, ive narrowed it down to my HDD and after browsing the forums for a bit think its my HDD ive used a healthcheck program for them the images can be found here and here this was me...
  14. luzhun

    Question 2TB Drive "Full" but only 400GB is used.

    Hey all. Is there a good way to see what may be taking up HDD space? Supposedly out of a 1.81TB drive, only 9.51MB is free! There is no way that it can be full. I went to properties on each folder within the drive and calculated that only around 400GB is actually being used. It is a secondary...
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    Which is cooler/less tdp

    I've been looking into getting a new graphics card for a while now but right now the prices are inflated quite a bit. As a result I have been looking at the used market to get a GPU that will last until prices come down. I found a AMD reference card R9 285X, Asus Strix R9 285, Gigabyte...
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    Mid Games freezing problem, Monitor glitches out

    So not too long ago I had upgraded my system but instead of upgrading the graphics card I decided to upgrade the CPU which involved getting a new Motherboard, CPU, Ram, etc. I had originally posted on here about my games crashing which I will link the post below but it seemed like I had fixed...
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    sold pc without reactivating windows 10

    Sold my win 10 PC right before i sold it though i had to change hard drives and forgot to reactivate windows 10 how can the new owner activate the windows 10 so i dont have to give him my account info?
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    File explorer not working

    So a week ago I was playing a game in Firefox in full screen, I don't remember why, but I went out of the full screen and decided to do something else, while the game kept running. But then I decided to open my file explorer and nothing happened. Every time I try to open it, it shows that's the...
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    Cooling internal fan grinding noise

    Hi everyone. I know that this question has been asked probably a million times. However, I'm wondering about a solution I didn't read anywhere (that's why I think it is not a good idea to try it...) So, the thing is I had to replace the internal fan of my laptop (an HP Pavilion dv6, 5 years...
  20. IisGamer

    Laptop Screen Has Light Flickering

    Hello all! I've been recently having troubles with a laptop I have had for around 4 years. It has an APU, so the graphics are sort of integrated with the processor. What occurs is, the screen has light flickering. It is sort of hard to explain. It almost looks like the brightness is flickering...