Disk Management

Forum discussion tagged with Disk Management.
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    [SOLVED] Hybrid drive cannot be found

    Hello guys, recently did a fresh install of Windows 10 and have been able to find 2 out of three of my drives in disk management. I was able to enable both my 500GB SSD and 1TB HDD but it disk management cannot find my 2TB Hybrid drive. I am able to find it listed in my BIOS. If it matters...
  2. [SOLVED] BIOS Booting from Non-OS Drive/Cannot Format Drive, Whilst OS is on another?

    Hiyo, Tom's Hardware folks. Been a long time. I'm looking for some assistance after having installed a new MOBO (Asus TUF Z390-PRO) and CPU (i9-9900k) onto a system. After rummaging with the system as it was for a day, I decided to make the decision to do a fresh Windows install (while buying...
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    Question Internal drive shows up in device manager, but not in disk manager

    So my SD2000DM001 drive, that has been working for over 2 years suddently decided to stop working. I can find it my device manager, but not at "My computer" nor Disk manager. Ive pretty much tried every solution i could find, but with no good luck.. Ive been struggling with this problem for...
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    Question How To Rename Volume/Partition in Windows 10 Disk Management?

    Hello, I am new to this forum. I actually created an account just to ask this question, I have spent several hours searching on the web for an answer, but to no avail. My question is really simple, how can I rename the EFI System Partition on my C:/ drive in Disk Management. It is currently...
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    [SOLVED] Is my hdd safe from any virus if I bring it offline?

    Hello, I bought an HDD for backups, but it's an internal drove. So now I wondered how safe that actually is. I can bring it offline, is that enough to prevent programs from fiddling with my back-ups? Or can something bring it offline without me knowing? Thanks in advance, Silas
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    Question Laptop Running Extremely Slow

    Hi all, I fired up my M6800 i7-4900mq 32gb laptop yesterday (Windows 10), and everything was running extremely slowly, everything was absolutely fine previously, so am a little lost. As far as I’m aware there has been no updates applied, no software/hardware changes, etc. After checking...
  7. Black Dovahbear

    [SOLVED] Can't partition/shrink my C: drive

    Hey, I'm trying to partition my hardrive so I can run dual-boot with Linux and Windows. Currently, I'm on Windows 10 and using Window's built-in Disk Mangement tool. When I attempt to shrink my hardrive, the tool doesn't allow me to shrink it at all. I haven't shrunk my C: drive before. I've...
  8. Question How do I increase C drive using D drive?

    I need help. This laptop is running a little slow. Lags a little at times when playing Heroes of the Storm. I would like your help on what to do. I've already completed a Disk Cleanup and lowered the Recycle Bin allocation. Any way to extend C to D? Appears their separate and I've not done this...
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    Question TRIM Support with Dynamic Disks

    Hello All, Recently, I used Windows Disk Management tool to upgrade my SSDs to dynamic-disks from basic-disks. Upon doing so, I noticed that I lost the ability to optimize / TRIM these drives. At first, I thought it may have been the AHCI SATA Controller drivers that were causing the issue...
  10. ArmadaCas

    Question SSD & Compatible RAM..?

    Good morning guys. A couple of quick questions: I currently have 16GB (2x8GB sticks) of Viper Patriot RAM in my ASUS Z170 Pro Gaming/i7 6700k system (as shown here). https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B0157UQ5A6/?coliid=I1RVL8ND8QETNG&colid=3U7C7X0WQMAU3&psc=0&ref_=lv_ov_lig_dp_it If I want to...
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    Question My pc needs 3-5 mins at post before boot w10

    For about 2-3 weeks now whenever I boot up my desktop it gets 'stuck' on the pre-bios screen for about 3 mins every time I boot it up. The little beep that normally comes does sound. I can't access the BIOS either, although the screen still shows. When the computer finally boots it works...
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    [SOLVED] problem last windows media tool?

    hello i build a amd ryzen 3 2200g Crucial Ballistix Sport LT UDIMM DDR4 4GB 2666 2 x4gb wd green sss 240gb Mother Gigabyte B450M DS3H Socket Am4 the problem i install windows 10 whit the tool of https://www.microsoft.com/es-es/software-download/windows10 and in 2 day i have a error error bad...
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    Question Has my new PSU fried my pc

    upgraded my psu you 650w from 450w. I installed it and it was all running smoothly, until I restarted my psu to finish installing a graphics driver. when It turned on there was a flickering white screen and nothing else. since then i haven't even been able to get any sign of power to the PC...
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    [SOLVED] Internet problems *No internet*

    So I know I have internet, cause my phone in connected to it and it works. However on my PC the internet stops from time to time for a few minutes. But it doesn't stop fully. I can still play games but in my browser it says "No internet". I watched videos and searched forums for a fix but...
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    Question Pc crashing + BSoD after installing new ram

    My specs are Ryzen 7 1700x Msi b450m bazooka Rtx 2060 turbo edition (Old ram was hyper x fury at 2400mhz 2x4gb) Upgraded to Corsair vengeance pro rgb at 3000mzh 2x8gb I wanted to upgrade ram because I wanted more gb and faster mhz. Then after a couple of hours of gaming I got a BSoD (the stop...
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    Question Rx 580 1090 MHz base clock

    Hi guys, I recently bought a rx 580 8gb nitro+ and the base clocks through gpu z and the AMD control panel are showing as 1090 MHz, which seems really low. I have the latest drivers installed. Does anyone know the problem here? Do I have a fake card? It all looks totally legit but I bought...
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    Question Can I access the same RAID 1 configured hdds from Ubuntu and Windows 10?

    I have 2 x m.2 drives on the motherboard, 1 running Windows 10, the other running Ubuntu. I have 2 x 5TB hdds and I'd like to put them in RAID 1 so data is safer in event of failure however I don't know if I can do this in such a way that both os can use them or if RAID is os specific. This is...
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    [SOLVED] Which case do I need?

    Hey yall I already have a PC built but the case I have is way too loud and is not cooling properly. My part list is listed below, I was looking at a NZXT H500 but didn't know if anyone had any better suggestions. Thank you in advance! https://pcpartpicker.com/list/Bp7xMZ
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    [SOLVED] Need help findind an AM4 Micro-ATX Motherboard?

    I want to buy a motherboard for a Ryzen build I'm doing, but both boards I was going to use is out of stock and I already ordered almost everything else. Does anyone know any board similar to B450M Gaming Plus AM4 Micro-ATX Motherboard amd and B450M Bazooka. My buget is $85 dollars, be Micro-ATX...
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    Question High PC low Preformance

    hi my pc is having a low performance when i bought it it was good and everything and one time i booted from other drive then i booted back from the primary drive and it start having extremely low performance all of my drivers are installed for the amd graphics card and 8 cores are running but...