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Top 5 Hard Disk Formatting & Partitioning Utilities

Formatting hard drives and external hard drives is usually a fairly straightforward process. The two most popular operating systems, Windows and Mac OS both...

Here’s How to Password Protect Your Hard Disks from BIOS or UEFI

All major operating systems offer a way to set up a login password. This gives people the feeling that access to their computer is...

How to Check Hard Drive for any bad sectors using Hard Disk Validator

Your hard disk drive will not last forever, and this is truer if your computer is used on a regular basis. One day you’ll...

What Does Defragmentation Mean

Fragmentation occurs on a hard drive, a memory module, or other media when data is not written closely enough physically on the drive. Those fragmented, individual pieces of...

How to Know If My Hard Disk Is Failing

As most of us know, hard disks, just like any other electronic devices, have a limited lifespan and could break down after five to...

How to Repair Hard Disk on macOS Using fsck

When your hard drive starts to fail, Disk Utility offers some useful disk repair tools. But if they don’t get it done for you,...

How to Partition an External Hard Disk in Windows 10

Partitioning is the act of splitting a drive into pieces and assigning a filesystem. All drives need at least one partition to store data,...

How to Check Hard Disk Health on Windows

Your hard drive is the soul of your PC, the place where all your most important data is stored. While most PC components can...

How to See If Your Windows System Has SSD or HDD

Compared to the regular mechanical hard drives (HDDs), Solid State Drives (SSDs) are very much faster and more efficient. As such, SSDs are highly...

How To See Your Hard Disk Health in Windows

Out of the numerous hardware components that make up our computers, Hard Disks (or SSDs) are one of the most important. After all, they hold all...

How To Encrypt Your Hard Drive In Ubuntu

Hard Disk is the storage option for the computer devices and the laptop devices and the whole of the user data as well as...

How To Partition A Hard Drive Without Formatting It

I’m sure this assignment will benefit you a lot. In this post, I will tell you the process to Partition A Hard Drive Without Formatting it. Usually,...

Hard Disk Partitions Explained

Hard disks, USB drives, SD cards — anything with storage space must be partitioned. An unpartitioned drive can’t be used until it contains at...

How to Partition an External Hard Drive In Windows 10

Many of us want numbers of partitions to store different data in different drives as it becomes comfortable for us to determine and locate...

You Only Need to Wipe a Disk Once to Securely Erase It

You’ve probably heard that you need to overwrite a drive multiple times to make the data unrecoverable. Many disk-wiping utilities offer multiple-pass wipes. This...