Forum discussion tagged with HGST.
  1. noor1000

    is my hard HARD DISK is dying ?

    hi i buy from ebay 3.5-inch 2TB HGST HARD DISK now I start hearing sound from my hdd after i format it and resize partition like this sound in 0:14 from this video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J09pWNQPK7U but i tested hdd its give me 100% health and no bad sectors should i bay new one...
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    Power-off Retract Count increases with every restart after inserting HDD into CADDY

    when I inserted my HGST HDD into the caddy bay, whenever I restart my laptop the Power-off Retract Count or unsafe shutdowns of s.m.a.r.t increases by one, but it will not increase when I just shut down the laptop it just happens in a restart. another point to note is that when I restart, I...
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    How do u get a input for HGST HTS545050S7E680

    Input password for JUST HTS545050S7E680
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    Will HGST Travelstar 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 6.0 Gb/s 2.5" Internal Notebook Hard Drive fit a Toshiba Satellite P55t-B5262?

    I want to replace the stock hard drive (crashed) with the fastest and largest capacity hdd it can hold (hoping to buy from Fry's Electronics shop I can get it today, but I inform me of there's a deal I shouldn't pass up) The laptop is the Toshiba Satellite P55t-B5262 Windows 10 upgrade The...
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    Format Hard Drive takes too long

    Hi, I have a hard drive (an HGST 500gb with 7200RPM) connected with a SATA to USB cable. After 2,5 hours of waiting to be formated (not the quick format), I cancelled the procedure. Is it too long or is it my idea? Is there a faster way to format the drive instead of the typical windows...
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    My laptop HP 15-d005tu is having HDD HGST model htb-tt5sae500(b) 6gb/s with 5400 rpm is not in working condition now can I cha

    My laptop HP 15-d005tu is having HDD HGST model htb-tt5sae500(b) 6gb/s with 5400 rpm is not in working condition now can I change this HDD to Toshiba mk5061gsyn with 7200rpm and 3gb/s Difference I feel between these two model is 4additional pins Toshiba has.can any one help me why this pin is...
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    Why is there a lack of reviews in the internet about Hitachi's HDDs?

    Title is pretty self-explanatory. I'd like to add that in amazon it's so difficult to understand which is the right model because there are so many versions of the 3 tb hdd, which i want, and there are almost no reviews.
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    Which hard disk hd to choose? 5400 rpm Blue WD vs 7200

    Hello, Could you please give me some advice on choosing my new hard drive? I'm choosing WD for it's reputation as a reliable hard drive manufacturer with a low doa and other failures rate. But in the last months the company merged the Blue and Green series into just one. The thing is that now...
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    MSI laptop's touchpad and keyboard won't work together! (Gaming and such)

    Hello everyone! I currently own an MSI GE60 0ND Specs: CPU: Intel Core i7-3630QM GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX660M RAM: 8GB @1600MHz HDD: HGST 1TB 7200RPM Keyboard: SteelSeries 103 keys Touchpad driver: Elantech It was working well in the past but I just recently noticed that I can't use the...