Data Storage Devices

Parent Category: Computer Hardware
Data storage devices are any piece of computer hardware used to record some sort of information. Questions about storage devices and the media on which they record information belong here.
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theres this u.s.b wire thing u can buy from a phone computer shop uhave to use that i think...
The length of a parallel cable varies greatly, as much as 6ft to25ft depending on exact standard, manufacturer and desiredspecification.
Recordable and rewritable format (like CD-RW) promoted by Pioneer,Sharp, and Sony. Discs are playable in most DVD players, providedit is recorded in the straight Video Mode and finalized. Inaddition, the DVD-RW format also has the ability to perform ChasePlay, which is similar to Time Slip used in...
Note Although the chance of corruption or data loss duringthe conversion is minimal, we recommend that you perform a backupof the data on the volume that you want to convert before you startthe conversion. To convert an existing FAT or FAT32 volume to NTFS, follow thesesteps: . Click Start ,...
Basically in a savings account you put in a certain amount of money and based on the amount that you put in, there will be a specific interest rate. In a CD account you can put in money and the interest rate will raise as time goes by, usually starting at 0.01% the first year.
1. Make an ISO copy of Your Win XP 2. Prepare Your USB device (min. capacity 1GB) using RUFUS (freeapp for making bootable USB) 3. Make sure You set USB device as first bootable device in BIOS 4. Reinstall Your Win XP
The first discs that were made for computers were made from a thin material that bent easily. These were referred to as floppy disc then a smaller disc with a hard plastic cover was brought out to replace this which was originally meant to be referred to as a hard disc, however at around the same...
if you are trying to get the toothpaste in the center through thewhole of the CD then it may be possible
This biggest size of extrenal hard drive is 12TB (TB- terabyte) Sizes 1TB=1024GB 1000GB for hard disks 1GB=1024MB 1000MB for hard disks 1MB=1024KB 1KB=1024 bytes 1byte=8 bits
Well what ever speed your computer can handle
Doing that might give you interference with your data transfer rate.
plug in the usb and a file should pop up in your computer click itand say compact file wait till it loads and then you open yourfiles and drag it to your local hard drive
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BIOHD-8 is a SMART drive error code. It's issued when SMART thinks your drive is failing. Doing some reseach it seems that there have been issues with HP computers and this error code occurring but nobody seems to know why. If you believe that the hard drive is not faulty access the BIOS and look...
Requirements: *USB Flash Drive (Minimum 4GB) *Windows 7 or Vista installation files. Follow the below steps to create bootable Windows 7/Vista USB drive using which you can install Windows 7/Vista easily. 1 . Plug-in your USB flash drive to USB port and move all the contents from USB drive to...
A DVD is a container with several files in it. Using HandBrake, itis possible to convert the files into an mp4. HandBrake can convertDVDs into other formats as well, such as m4v. Open the DVD with a file processor such as Apple's Finder, orWindows Explorer. Find the Video_TS folder . Open HandBrake...
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Need bootable disc in order to format the system disk.
If it's not formatted FAT32 already, you will have to format it toFAT32 which erases the data on the drive.
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When using Word to type a document, one may encounter instanceswhen a page break is needed before Word automatically inserts one.For example, Word will end a page with just one line of a newparagraph instead of beginning the new paragraph on the followingpage. This will result in a document that is...
DVD data disks are burned by the Finder. In Finder's menu underFILE you can see the command New Burn Folder. Click that. An emptyfolder will appear. It will be on the desktop and be named BurnFolder. Dragging files to this folder will NOT put the files in the folder.An Alias of each file is put into...
This determines how many images can be stored.
Your question formatting skills should be improved?
You need to check you are definitely pushing the right buttons. Ihave an 04 Mazda 6 and was pushing the wrong Seek ^ it is the opposite tothe Auto M end of the panel. If it works for the majority just haveanother go.
If you have music on the computer, it is already on the hard drive, everything that is on your windows operation system is on the hard drive.
I recommend getting Malwarebytes, It is a lot better thenKaspersky, and has a free trail which will help get almost all ofthe viruses off your PC. Also Kaspersky has a scam going on that ifyou purchase it for a year, then it will auto purchase it everyyear, even if you tell them to stop.
Windows DVD Maker is a feature you can use to make DVDs that youcan watch on a computer or on a TV using a regular DVD player. Thequickest way to make a DVD is to add pictures and videos in WindowsDVD Maker, and then burn your DVD. If you want to get creative, youcan customize the DVD menu style and...
Multisession means you can write the data at different times rather than in one session.
The default annotation C: typically refers to the primary hard drive or primary partition of a hard drive from which the operating system is booted. The reason it is typically the C: letter drive is that, back in the day, a 3.5" disk drive was annotated as A: by default and the 5" or floppy drive...
Magnetic storage has come a long way since 1967 when IBM developedthe 8-inch floppy disk. However, I assume you are referring to the5 1/4 floppy that came out in 1976 and the 3 1/2 high-density diskthat came out in 1987. The three major differences between thesetwo disks are the physical size, the...
When reading a CD-ROM, a low power laser beam is focused on therotating CD-ROM and its reflection is viewed by the read head. Whenthe beam reflects back from the CD- ROM, it's intensity changes asit moves from "land" to "pits." These variations in the laser beamare decoded as data by the CD-ROM...
You can save data from your desktop to a USB memory stick bycopying the files onto the memory stick
An SSD (Solid state drive) is usually the best way to go forbacking data up. They are not mechanical, meaning they have nomoving parts in them that can be broken from use and movement whilebeing used. SSDs may be a bit more expensive, but they are the best, even asinternal devices. You can pick a...
The operating system has nothing to do with the ROM chip
According to Greg Milner's "Perfecting Sound Forever: An AuralHistory of Recorded Music" the first commercial music CD was BillyJoel's "52nd Street".
You cannot burn DVDs in this drive, but you can read and burn CDsand watch DVDs. Therefore, you can only use DVD R and CD R/RW.
If you are using EIDE/IDE drives, make sure that jumpers were set properly. If you are using SATA, check BIOS if required SATA ports are ON. Also, windows 7 does not show drives which it cannot activate for use. You need to go in Computer Management->Disk Management. You will show you menu that you...
One is for power and the other is for data.
Computer do not actually understand anything. They are being run onfew electrical impulses, tiny wires. So, computer exactlyunderstands the number in exactly the same way that lampunderstands the state of light switch.
I don't think you can. If it's a digital tape recorder, you canalways transfer the file to a computer and then from the computerto the pen drive.
DVDs do not have partitions. They simply are one big partition thattakes up the full back layer of the DVD. On the other hand, flashdrives are able to make more than one partition because they arehigher in capacity and partitions can be made in a flash drive'snand
Some drivers always change through the gears one-by-one (1,2,3,4,5- 5,4,3,2,1). This is a habit that has stuck with some older drivers from whenthey originally learned to drive and was commonly taught well intothe late 1990s. But it's not generally good practice to use thegears in this way when...
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Generally, since a memory stick labeled 8GB is actually a littleless (around 6.5GB) it will be able to hold about 2662 photos.(assumed photo size of 2.5 MB each)
Yes you can, assuming it is in a format legible by a PC. Place theCD into the CD/DVD player, and wait for the disk to spin up. On aPC (Windows), open My Computer, and left-click on the DC drive. Youshould see your folders and/or pictures appear in the window. Select the pictures you want to move,...
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Data Recovery Wizard Free Edition is a highly advanced data recovery software that will help you get data back when your drive's partition table, boot record, or FAT/MFT or root directory is corrupt, a virus hits the drive; when files are deleted; or when the drive is struck by a power failure. The...
Memory cards typically contain a small switch. One of the switchesstates will lock the memory card, preventing data from beingwritten, erased, or changed on it. The other state will allow youto freely edit the contents of the memory card. Unlocking thememory card is usually just a matter of flicking...
The obvious answer is that something may have come lose inside or has broken. Your solution is to open the drive and look for some lose or broken part of the tray opening mechanism.
There is no utilities with windows which can help, but there are plenty from other companies, such as Acronis Disk editor, Partition Magic and so on.
There are no partitions in flash memory that is used in USB port or floppy drives. Usually windows will not allow you to partition these. A CD-rw, which is a CD that can be erased and re-written, can not be partitioned. These can not be partitioned in a sense that they will create two separate...
Bring the files up and delete as normal
You can't; use Windows Movie Maker instead; it is a free downloadfrom Microsoft.
Check to see if it has a parental advisory sticker in the lowerleft corner of the cover. If yes, then it most likely does.
It depends on how large the flash drive is, and how large the filesare. Take the size of the flash drive in GB, divide by the average sizeof the files in MB, and multiply by 1000. So for example if you are storing photographs that are 2 MB in sizeon an 8 GB flash drive, you could store...
No; solid state storage is Rewritable and doe not have any movingparts (the CD must spin to work).
Yes they are but not many stores sell them
No; actually it is free if you know what you are doing/have aWindows install disk.
Yes, you still have quite a bit of storage left, depending on theactual size of the drive.
A (DVD?) can hold 4.7 GB while a CD can hold 700 MB; this is about6.7 times more.
A lot (probably more than $350) because Apple uses custom diskdrives in their computers and it is a huge pain to get the computeropen and service it.
Call your carrier and request a SIM transfer.
Drag from your pictures folder and drop onto the external drive. Ifyou formatted the external drive on Windows you probably won't beable to do this because Windows uses a different file system thanMac OS X.
it depends on how you have the program configured to save todefault. Usually default settings are set to save user data to the"C:" drive and into the user folders
It allows to use USB hot-swappable devices, the data transfer is not that bad, and supports huge number of devices.
You PC should see the hard drive, if it doesn't or you don't have your quick boot shut off, this way you don't see the post, then go into the bios and change your boot setting to boot from this hard drive, or if you just want it too boot one time then at the start of the PC, usually hit f8 or...
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The only disadvantage there would be is the write and read speed.Most of FTP is based on networking so your network connection wouldbe the most focused part on FTP servers. Otherwise it's the driveand you want an SSD for a file server because it will read fasterbut not get used as much as writing to...
It is protected with a plastic cover and will not be scratched likeDVDs and because it is square in shape it is easier to transport.
USB sticks vary in data storage from 2GB to 32GB. Many external hard drives are 250GB, 500GB or 1TB, and are often more cost-effective.
FAT32 is universal; it is used by Android, Windows, and Mac OS X.NTFS is used by Windows only.
What you have to do is press stop while it is playing then you have to press the fast forward arrow once and that way you will get on to the next song. If you want to get on any further songs press it as many times according to how far away the song is.
It depends how big the photos are You can store 1000000 1mb photos on a 1tb hard drive
By default, Windows burns discs in the Live File System format.