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How to Partition a Mac Hard Drive or SSD, or Create a APFS Volume

There are lots of reasons why you might want to partition your Mac. Perhaps you want to partition your Mac to run Windows, or...

How to Partition Your Hard Drive in Windows 10

A partition is a way for you to slice up your local drive into multiple pieces. It can be for a variety of reasons,...

Here’s How to Install a NVMe M.2 SSD Hard Drive

Whether you’re looking to upgrade the performance of your PC or extend the life of an older system, the most important component to replace...

Here’s How to Check if Your Hard Drive is Going to Fail

Back in 2013, we wrote about checking if your hard drive is going bad. While many computers have solid state hard drives, all hard drives eventually...

Here’s to Check/Scan Your Hard Drive for Errors

Do you think your hard drive is about to fail? Can you hear strange clicking sounds coming from your hard drive? Has your computer been...

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...

How to fix bad sectors on hard drive

Anyone using a computer for a while has heard or had some kind of dealings with bad sectors. As the name suggests, bad sectors...

How to Recycle and Reuse an Old Hard Drive

The unthinkable has happened: your external hard drive has suddenly stopped working. You've checked the cables and power adaptor but your Mac or PC...

Best External Hard Drives for Mac in 2019

Welcome to our pick of the best external hard drives for Macs. In this guide we'll look at the top external hard drives that...

The Best External Hard Drives of 2019

Buying the best external hard drive for your needs is essential, so our guide to the top external hard drives can help make sure...

Recovering Data From a Damaged Hard Drive

At some point in our lives, we all experience the moment of utter disbelief when our computer fails to boot. Many have felt the...

Format a hard drive on Windows 10 using PowerShell

Whenever you get a new hard drive that you’re planning to connect to a Windows 10 PC, you need to format it to properly...

Fixing common hard drive issues on Windows 10

On Windows 10, eventually, you’ll start experiencing hard drive errors and other problems whether your device is equipped with a traditional rotating platter hard...

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...

How to See Your Hard Drive’s Health

Your hard drive hasn't been acting the same lately. It's starting to make clicking or screeching noises, it can't seem to find your files,...