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  1. T

    [SOLVED] wondering what m.2 i should get

    need to upgrade storage and thinking of going m.2 but not sure which to get. System specs: Ryzen 5 3600 MSI mpg b550 gaming plus XFX RX 5500xt 8gb 4*8gb PNY xlr8 3200mhz ram 1 TB SanDisk ultra 3D
  2. symb0lysm

    Question How do I save data from an almost completely failing 4TB hard drive?

    This is my first time on this forum, but it's because I really need help. My 4TB relatively new HDD (Seagate Barracuda) has began failing on me! Recently it started making the system unable to boot once it was plugged in through SATA. To get past this issue I ran the system without it, went into...
  3. N

    Question Previously worked USB Pendrive formatted to MS-DOS FAT32 in MacOS and now it's not working in my car's Pioneer audio system (Error code-23)

    Hey! I had a 8 Gb Pendrive with musics in my car for half a year. Recently i plugged it into my new laptop which is a M1 Mac and it didn't recognize the drive. Not even in DiskUtil and finder. I formatted to Fat32 with terminal, then it worked on my laptop, on windows pcs either, but not in my...
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    Question SSD won't boot and unrecognised

    My SSD became very slow one day then after a few days stopped working all together. Now when I try boot I am forever taken to the bios. My disk does not show under the bios however other drives do. I have tried other sata cables to no avail. If I boot the pc using another drive that has windows...
  5. hankfink_

    Question Second M.2 drive disappears from file manager ?

    Hello, I have a secondary M.2 SSD (WD Blue) that will disappear entirely from my file manager. It will show back up after a system restart, but after a little while it will disappear again. Has every time since I built this computer in January. Anyone have any ideas to fix this so I don't have...
  6. Husbanan

    Question My HDD is disorganized and wierd

    I just got this new pc with an SSD and an HDD. This was new for me because I think have only had an HDD on the old PC. I thought it was pretty wierd with a C: drive and D: drive, and I didn't understand where to put my files and I thought it was disorganized. Well... I tried to dele everything...
  7. noxinum

    Question Commander Pro & Storage Devices

    I bought the Commander Pro and it came with 2 sticky pads but in the manual, it said not to attach them to components that could be weak to magnets. I'm left wondering if the pads themselves will influence or the Commander Pro. I put it (the commander only, without the pads) on the other side of...
  8. G

    Question SAMSUNG 980 PRO not showing up

    Just plugged it in my ASUS ROG STRIX b550-F WIFI. Paired with a 5600x. Wont show up in bios, file manager or anything.
  9. RitSin

    Question Can I create pool storage in windows 10

    I have a Dell XPS 14 l421x with 500 GB HDD and 32 GB SSD I was thinking that if I will install window 10 on SSD and then later create pool storage by attaching 500 GB into 32 GB is it possible if yes then is my laptop performance enhanced if no then is okay thanking you in advance
  10. Nomihs

    Question Swapped SSD's, both old and new don't work now.

    Switched out one storage SSD for another on my PC, now neither of them work. I have one 250gb Samsung 860 SSD with my Win 10 OS that I use to boot my system, and another 2 other Samsung 125gb SSD that I use as storage, but only one hooked up at a time. Today I shut down my system, replaced one...
  11. IcePickNYC

    Question 2 WD Black NVME M2 drives on MB best way to run them See Size and Lanes

    I have a B450 motherboard with 2 M2 drive slots. One is PCIE3x4 the other is PCIE3x2/SATA. my system currently has a WD Black SN750 500gb drive in the 3x4 slot. I just purchased a 2TB WD Black SN750 NVME.M2 drive. What’s the best way to go: leave 500gb as boot/programs drive in fast slot and use...
  12. J

    Question My External Drive is showing inside the Disk Manager but it not showing inside This PC

    I have a Seagate external hard-disk, and it use to work well, but today when i plugit to my Windows 10 PC >> i can hear the connected ring >> and the external hard desk will light >> but i can not find it inside the This PC. but when i opeen the device manager i can see it and it mentioned that...
  13. M

    Question I can't format my usb drive in any way.

    I need help formatting my usb flash drive. I tried diskpart in so many ways but nothing has worked for me so far... DISKPART> list disk Disk ### Status Size Free Dyn Gpt -------- ------------- ------- ------- --- --- Disk 0 Online 298 GB 0 B...
  14. C

    [SOLVED] What do i do with old boot drive

    Tomorrow I'll be getting a new pc with a 240gb drive with windows 10 on it, should i just reformat my old 480gb boot drive
  15. G

    Question RocketRaid 2720 Controller doesn't show up on BIOS

    Hey guys! How is it going? First time here :) So, I bought a computer from a friend which came with a RocketRaid 2720 controller connected with 4x2TB WD HDD and 4x1TB WD SSD's. When I got the machine from him, every time I booted it would show the RocketRaid blue boot screen, where you can...
  16. S

    Question What should I install my games on C drive or D

    I have a windows C drive but im pretty sure its not an ssd, total capacity on the c drive is 279gb however on my D drive there is a total of 1.52tb. Would my games run smoother and faster if I installed them on the d drive instead of c?
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    [SOLVED] 'not enough space available on the disk(s)'

    Hi everyone, Hope you're staying safe. Currently I have as SSD and a HDD, both being ~500-ish GB in size each. My old Windows OS was installed on the hard drive, and the new OS I'm using is on the SSD. HDD is partitioned into 2-3 Volumes, one with the OS, the other with data only and one named...
  18. D

    Question Raid 0 dissapears randomly

    Hi , this problem is making me go crazy, I have 4 WD RED 4TB drives, in Raid 0 arraid, the 4 disks are on a external usb3, 4 bay case. for some reason it works sometimes and then the raid 0 dissapears, the disks are all ok , they appear in device manager and have done pysical tests to them...
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    Question Adding an unsupported amount of storage to laptop

    My laptop specs says that it supports this for storage: *Supports Quadruple-Storage System 128/256GB mSATA SSD 128/256GB mSATA SSD + 500/750GB/1TB 2.5" HDD 5400/7200rpm 128/256GB mSATA SSD + 128/256GB mSATA SSD + 500/750GB/1TB 2.5" HDD 5400/7200rpm 500/750GB/1TB 2.5" HDD 5400/7200rpm I would...
  20. _Binz

    [SOLVED] Can't fully plug in sata cable into HDD

    As written in the title, I found this thing happen to me today, to make it clear I'm using the 2.5" Seagate Barracuda 1tb for my ITX build since it won't fit the 3.5" drive. It never happen to me before, it first I thought it might works just fine but it didn't, my pc even shows nothing in the...