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    Question Questions about my formatted external harddrive

    Here's the story: i wanted to turn a small partition of my external harddrive into a recovery disk or something, can't remember what it was exactly. it was some backup function in windows, that's all i remember. But instead caused the harddrive to be formatted, losing all my files and being...
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    Question Raid Recovery for my NAS drives

    Hi Guys, I've been using freeraidrecovery software on my personal broken NAS storage hard drive. I manage to get the correct raid configuration on the first scanning but due to forgeting to insert another extra 4tb drive i need to redo. On the second scanning, physicaldrive0 somehow broken...
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    Question Good free way to backup data onto a nas.

    Hello, I just got my NAS complete and hopefully will run for more than a day before going offline like last time. Specs: Intel Pentium N3530 Quad Core 8gb DDR3 HP S700 120GB SATA III SSD set as Windows Storage share because I couldn't figure out how to make it a cache drive for the HDD. Seagate...
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    Question Hard disk reader scratching the disk!

    Hi. My external hard drive wasn't working, so I looked online and followed a very suspicious tutorial, openned it and the disk had some marks, like if the reader head was "scratching" the surface. I cleaned it with isopropyl alcohol 99,8% pure, closed it and tried again, but the sound was still...
  5. [SOLVED] Asus TUF fx504G Won't boot without the recovery partition?

    Hey there, My friend has an Asus TUF fx504G laptop. We recently bought a new SSD and installed it as his main windows drive. We nuked the internal 1TB that came with the system and left it in as a secondary storage and Windows 10 installed on the new SSD without issue. The problem we're having...
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    [SOLVED] I think I just bricked my netbook...

    Ok, I really fudged up this time. I was attempting to downgrade from Windows 10 Professional to Windows 7 Ultimate on my Acer TravelMate B-115M. I'd done it several times before on different PCs, laptops and netbooks. I wanted to do as fresh and clean of an install I could do, so I chose...
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    Question HDD Got Bad Sectors and I can't backup my data

    Hi everybody , I need emergency helps I have a HDD [ Seagate Barracuda 2TB Internal ] and it contains all of my hard works in last 5 years results and resources. yesterday morning it went slow and was freezing when I was trying to copy some data and when I restarted computer I faced S.M.A.R.T...
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    Question Transferring HDD data without having it installed in my PC.

    I have a HDD from my old computer that I'd like to recover the data from. However, my new machine is already built and all the slots have been filled and the wiring tucked behind some parts of the tower. My question is: Is there a way to recover all the data still on my old HDD without having to...
  9. Question Fried SSD Circuitry: Worth it to RMA or salvage?

    Hi all: Yes, it happened. I learned the hard way. After plugging in a power supply cable from another manufacturer and connecting my SSD, the drive fried. With a round of investigation, it looks like all of the voltages were moved around. Here are the two configs: The unfortunate part is the...
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    [SOLVED] File Recovery After Failed OneDrive Backup

    Hi there, I was attempting to perform a clean install of Windows 10 on a family member's computer, something I've done easily in the past. I was making sure to backup on the local files, using the family member's OneDrive account. Unfortunately, I didn't check to make sure the files backed up...
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    Question Perfectly normal PC extremely slow after factory reset

    Hello everyone. I dont know if Windows 10 forum is the right choice, but I still dont know what is causing my problem. It is most likely something software because it happened 3 times in 3 different PCs. So here is the description I needed to delete all stuff from three all-in-one PCs Lenovo...
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    Question Windows 7 recovery issues.

    Alright, trying to install windows 7 on ssd, previous installation corrupted on hdd. Hdd boot into startup recovery but it does no good. I've manaus to explore the files trough there, and tried to startup the setup.exe, but it says 'The subsystem needed to support the image type is not present.'...
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    Question How to recover partition path

    I accidentally deleted path of a partition and unable to recover now
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    Question Recovery Problem after installin win 10

    So i recently installed windows 10. somehow this error pop-up (Recovery ) File:windows:system32:Config So i can't go back to bios either idk why pressing FN+F1 F2 Dell but yet nothing happening still i am going to this recovery all the time idk anyone has idea that can help me? (Lenovo Ideapad...
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    Question I tried to do a system recovery to default factory settings, but it failed

    I tried to do a system recovery to default factory settings, when it got to the part where I have to input the time zone, country and keyboard setting, it does not go past there, it brings up another page with this message after clicking next it reboots and brings me back to the page where I...
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    Question Recovered files not play

    Hi all , previously i was asked for help in this topic for raw files due to partition problem: http://www.tomshardware.com/community/login?referer=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.tomshardware.com%2Fforum%2Fedit%2F21720024&utm_medium=email&utm_source=forum_email&utm_campaign=EPR-8813 Finally i used an RAW...
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    Question USB works on external hard drives but not on other devices

    Hello! I have Lenovo Thinkpad L520 laptop and I tried to install windows with USB flash drive but it didn't show up in the boot menu. On boot it shows 'ME is in recovery mode' and I tried to update BIOS and Management Engine but no luck. I've also heard that some people fixed it with CMOS...
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    Question HELP! Black screen not able to diagnose pc or automatic repair or recover

    Hi! I have a pc running windows 10 but I am unable to boot properly. I have had this problem Before and been able to solve it by using a recovery USB drive but that fix is not of any help right now. I have tried Everything, the pc tries to boot and after the loading is done the screen remains...
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    Question Recovering An Account Password Help

    Hello, I have a client that I just did some work for. It's a Church local to me. They recently bought a new computer and wanted me to transfer over their data and programs. I ended up transferring over Microsoft Office and had it activated just fine. For their email, they use Microsoft Outlook...