Forum discussion tagged with hdd.
  1. Christopher Peiris

    Question U

    Im having a Hp pavillion dv6 laptop and it was heating up because of the dust inside the fan..so today i disassembled the whole laptop cleaned all the dust, also i removed the heatsink and applied a little bit of thermal paste after removing the dried one..after that i reassembled the laptop and...
  2. kjanev37

    Question Why can't I play games from Epic Games Launcher on an external hard drive?

    Hello, I have a problem! I bought an external hard drive and installed Fortnite on it. The game worked, but when I disconnected the hard drive and pluged it again, the Epic Games Launcher didn't recognized the game files, and it tells me to install it again. (My Epic Games Launcher is installed...
  3. ankvaria

    Question Laptop black screen after changing settings in BIOS - UEFI to Legacy with secure boot on

    Laptop model: Sony Vaio SVE15128CNB OS: Windows 10 Changed in BIOS Setting for format HDD: Secure Boot : ON Mode: UEFI to LEGACY Virtualization: Enabled (For run Docker) Not able to anything on screen so not able to enter in BIOS and change setting. Everything working fine just before...
  4. G

    Question CD Drive

    I recently upgraded my HDD and while the computer was scanning it I tried to put back in the CD drive. It got stuck right before it clicked into place, and when I tried to pull it out it was stuck. I re-opened the computer to find nothing was blocking it. So I tried again and same problem. Any...
  5. M

    Question Acer aspire e15 e5-511 won't boot

    Hi, I am looking at a 6 year old Acer Aspire e15 e5-511 for a friend. Originally it was Win 8.1, but upgraded to Win 10 around four years ago. Normal config with 4GB RAM. After using normally last week and switched off with no apparent errors. When next switched on, it will not boot. Symptoms...
  6. Maxnewman03

    Pc issues

    Ok so I’ve had this pc for a few years now. It’s running windows 10, and Recently it started to crash and give me all sorts of stop codes like store exception and many others. So for the past few days, it hasn’t crashed once, but there has been this really strange issue. Sometimes my pc will be...
  7. sid_vinze

    Question Ideal input/output speed of the HDD?

    I tested the speed of my HDD (5400 rpm) 1TB and these were the results- View: https://imgur.com/QgHhd5W Is this speed normal? If not, what other options do I have?
  8. Beary Rizal

    Question Choosing HDD

    Hi! My HDD is sooo slow so I am thinking of replacing it. Is there any specific brand/specs I should take note (I already know the physical size so that's already covered) . I have ASUS X202E
  9. J

    Question Acer A315-51-34V8 Storage and Memory upgrade

    I have an Acer A315-51-34V8 laptop and want to upgrade the storage and memory. It currently has a 128GB SSD I am planning to leave that there and use the upgrade bay for the secondary drive. I am not sure what would be the best way to upgrade the storage (I'm open to both SSD and HDD) given the...
  10. B

    Question Clean Installation of Windows on Boot SSD and HDD for storage

    Hello everyone, I have an OMEN gaming laptop ( 15-ax246nf ) with 8GB of RAM, an Intel i5-7300HQ CPU, a Nvidia GTX1050 and a 1To HDD. I would like to make a clean install of Windows on my new SSD ( which i didn't install inside the laptop yet ) and use it as the boot drive, and use my HDD as a...
  11. evilhny

    Question Can I install WD Green Sata 2.5/7mm SSD on Acer Aspire E15?

    My laptop came with 500GB SATA III HDD. I want to install SSD on it. Will WD Green SATA 2.5/7mm SSD WDS240G2G0A be compatible with my laptop Acer Aspire E 15 E5-575G-31YC