The hard drive contains all your important data, and it is important to ensure it is healthy.
On Linux, you sometimes need to work with disks and/or partitions directly from the command line. lsblk displays information about storage devices.
One way you can protect your computer data is to password protect your disk. Learn how you can set a password to protect your disks in UEFI.
If you are wondering if your Windows system is running SSD or HDD, here are a few ways to find out without physically open the computer case.
There are many factors that affect a computer’s speed. If you want to make your computer fast, you’ll need to get the right parts to work together.
What happens if your PC is running out of storage space and you can’t delete anything? Here are some ways you can easily expand your PC storage size.
If your hard drive has run out of space, you can find that extra space you need with the Seagate External Hard Drive.
A RAM disk is a hard drive made up of your PC’s RAM. It can’t save data permanently, but it’s incredibly fast.
In a Unix system you’ll see references to storage devices by many names. Let’s examine the differences between a disk, drive, volume, partition, and image.
Apple has soldered in many parts to their newer Macs to prevent users from upgrading. One way to save costs is to buy and upgrade an older Mac instead of getting a new one.
With some simple optimization, you can better prepare your external hard disk for storing movies efficiently and effectively. Here is everything you need to know.
When installing Linux, it is possible to have separate Root and Home hard drives or partitions. Here’s how to do that with Ubuntu.
In this article we’ll go over the benefits and downsides of encrypting an entire hard drive as well as the steps to encrypt a hard disk in Ubuntu. Let’s get started!
Some hard drives are marketed as “made for Mac” which many would think means it’s not usable in Windows. This guide will show you how to format and use a “Made for Mac” hard disk on a Windows PC.
RAID, a technology used with multiple hard disks for increased performance, stands for “Redundant Array of Independent Disks.” Find out what it’s all about.
Having only one hard drive to hold your personal files can be dangerous. This is why backing up your hard drive via Gnome disk utility is essential.
Smartmontools is a free software package that takes advantage of modern hard drives with SMART capabilities. It can monitor your drives and report errors. Let’s check it out.
Hard disks have a limited lifespan and could break down after years of usage. Here are some symptoms that help you check if your hard drive is failing.