Forum discussion tagged with storage.
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    Question Infuriating Cloning Issues

    I am trying to clone my WD Blue Hard-drive onto my WD Blue M.2 SSD so that my computer boots from the SSD instead. I used EaseUS to copy the partitions and it worked well. The issue is that when I change the boot order in BIOS I get an error on boot-up stating that I need to reboot from a proper...
  2. xtcmax

    Question Hard drive light always on, updating Storage Controllers

    Hello, community. I have noticed that recently my hard drive light is always on after I play the game called World of Tanks. I googled the problem and one of the solutions is to update the Storage Controller drivers. I have 2 two sets of controllers, one is 2 port Serial ATA Storage Controller...
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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...
  4. rounakr94

    Question Which ssd to use as boot?

    Hello I recently got a BX500 240gb as a gift from a online shop and installed itnin my system. So I want to know that since I already have another ssd in my system which one of the two should Inuse as OS and game drive? 860 evo 250 as OS and Crucial as Game drive. Crucial BX500 as OS and 860...
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    Question Help with my Ultra M.2 connectivity.

    I recently purchased a Inland premium 1TB SSD 3D NAND M.2 2280 PCIe NVMe 3.0 x4 Internal Solid State Drive. To add to my Fatal1ty X99M Killer motherboard by ASROCk. Here is the problem i installed the SSD and when i looked at the bios it says that there is no detection at all. what can i...
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    Question How do I properly move my SSD and HDD to my new build?

    Moving my SSD with windows and HDD to a new build, where I dont have new storage. Will windows still be valid? Should I clean the drives?
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    [SOLVED] [SOLVED] Upgraded my Storage, now my PC confuses new disks with old

    Hey there, today I upgraded my Storage from 240GB SSD (Windows), 1TB (HDD) and 3TB (HDD) to 1TB (SSD)x2 and 3TB (HDD). So I switched my small SSD and my old HDD for 2 new 1TB SSD's. After cloning my old date onto my new SSD's with Macrium Reflect, everything looked fine. The data visible on my...
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    [SOLVED] QLC / NAND storage

    Hello, Is there a difference in QLC storage and TLC NAND FLASH storage, when you are just using windows and waiting for load times in video games? I am comparing a couple of SSDs (Intel p660 which has QLC) I know QLC cache has a limit with high data transfers, but I was wondering if this...
  9. bencefekete66

    Question Question Can i change 4095 bytes sector size to 512 bytes sector size ?

    I have adata gammix s11 pro m.2 ssd, but i can not install the windows on it with acronis because it shows that it uses 4095 bytes sector syze ... can i somehow change it to 512 bytes secor size or not? Thank you ... (I wrote this on wrong page ... sorry for this, i think admins can delete...
  10. Mk782001

    [SOLVED] Does ASUS TUF FX505DY-BQ002T has m.2 SSD Expandability??

    Hey guys, I wanted to ask if this ASUS TUF FX505DY-BQ002T has m.2 SSD Slot that I can upgrade the Storage with a m.2 SSD. It's really cheap right now I am thinking of buying it.
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    Question PCIe Gen 4 M.2 SSD

    Is there a list anywhere of currently available PCIe Gen 4 M.2 SSD other than the ones listed below? Corsair MP600 Gigabyte AORUS GALAX HOF Pro Micro Center Inland Performance Sabrent Rocket NVMe 4.0 Thanks
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    [SOLVED] Sandisk m.2 irregular connector

    Hi, I recently bought a Sandisk m.2 ssd from a friend for $5 and was hoping to use it in my pc. However, it would seem that the connector to the motherboard is neither of the standard types. The model is SDSA5JK-256G.
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    Question How to use Mega Cloud Storage sync?

    sorry if posted this on wrong category. i want to know how to setup mega cloud storage sync in a way how onedrive or gdrive works to auto backup the documents pictures desktop nd all that stuff nd sync accordingly. i tried to make a manual sync but it says selected folder is already synced.
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    Question New Computer for Storage or Cash?

    Hi. I am currently in year 11, 2 years away from Uni. Yesterday, I built my first PC with help from my uncles and thanks to my mum who brought me all the stuff. Here are the specs: Ryzen 3 2200g. MSI B450M PRO-VDH V2, WD 240GB M.2 SSD, 8GB DDR4 3000MHZ RAM and 500W EVGA PSU. Also an amazing...
  15. osmaanatlii

    [SOLVED] SSD Low Write Speed Problem

    I bought my SSD 2 years ago , I sensed a slowness for about 5-6 months, and when I did the test, I saw that the writing speed was terrible. I threw the Format, bad sector or something, but I couldn't find a solution. Think what should I do ? 497mb/s Read 100mb/sWrite Corsair LE200 120GB
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    [SOLVED] WINDOWS Install

    I have a friends MSI Laptop that I fixed the other day. It had a corrupt Windows 10 when it came in from Amazon. I wiped the hard drive entirely and installed a completely new windows on the HDD(not the SSD). This laptop has a 15 GB M.2 SSD and a 1 TB hard drive. The computer was slower than...
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    [SOLVED] LaCie 4big Quadra U LED Status Indicators

    I have a LaCie 4big Quadra U. This has been running fine for years. Then about a week ago, upon initial start up, each of the drives initializes in sequence as expected. After all four of the drives have booted and are initialized (all solid blue), their are a serious of 11 clicks and then the...
  18. broxja

    [SOLVED] Another "reboot and select proper boot device" post.

    Hi there, recently bought a Samsung EVO 860 500GB and cloned my C:/ from my 3TB HDD, PC is still booting from the hard drive no matter how i order the boot priorities. Booting without the HDD results in the "reboot and select proper boot device " error, i know this is not a cable or power issue...
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    Question Why is my SSD not showing up?

    So I had installed a Kingston SSD into my computer but for some reason, under the USB options, it said I could eject this SSD. One day I was trying to eject a usb and I accidentally selected the Kingston SSD to eject and now it's not appearing on my drives. It's not even appearing in my disk...
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    Question Blue Arrows are over many of my files

    So earlier today seemingly out of nowhere, every file that was on my desktop or under the documents folder now has these blue arrows. Any files on my hdd seem perfectly fine. Also I'm not sure if its related. But after I had noticed all the blue arrows made it unable for me to open any mp4...