Hard Drives Archive

GPT or MBR: How to Check HDD Partition Table Style

The modern versions of Windows and other operating systems can use one of two standards to store information about hard disk partitions structures. This is an old standard MBR (Master Boot Record) and a new one — GPT (GUID Partition Table). In the Windows OS family, the topic of

Choose Right Hard Disk Drive for Your Servers

In this article we will consider the basic types of hard drives for servers: how they differ and whether they should be necessarily from the server manufacturer’s brand. Server hard drive should always be ready to respond to many requests with minimal latency and to provide a high level

Fix 100% Disk Usage in Windows 10

High disk utilization in Windows 10 is more common problem than in previous versions of the OS. The problem looks like this: the Task Manager displays 100% disk usage and your system performance strongly decreases. Oftenly this is happening due to incorrect system configuration or driver error (not due

Clone Windows 10 and Installed Data to a New Hard Drive

In this tutorial, we will show you how to migrate Windows 10 and all installed data to a new hard drive. The same process applies if you are migrating to SSD. We will be migrating from a 250 GB hard drive to 1 TB drive. Here is my main

Repair and Fix Hard Drive and Disk Errors in Windows

In this tutorial we are going to show you how you can repair and fix your hard drive from within Windows. I’m going to use CHKDSK command, use physical surface scan in order to determine several things. We are going to determine if there is a problem with a

How to Migrate Windows OS to SSD without Losing Data

Lately we have seen a lot of good reviews on Microsoft’s latest operating system called Windows 10. We have also seen a lot of people facing trouble to migrate os to ssd. That problem can easily be solved if you use EaseUS Partition Master Free 10.5. What actually is

Five Tools for Defragmenting Your Hard Drive

If you want to defragment your hard drive, Windows has you covered. Microsoft’s operating system has been offering defragmentation tools for quite some now. That being said, there are plenty of third-party tools which offer features not found in the standard Windows package. In this post we take a

Windows Detected a Hard Disk Problem Solution

So you got the following error message: “Windows detected a hard disk problem”. What does it mean and what can you do to solve it? After receiving this message, there are a few things you can expect. First of all, you should be aware of the fact that your