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    Seagate laptop SSHD or 7k1000?

    I'm looking to upgrade my hard drive in my HP Envy m6-1115tx as it seems to cap out at 30ish MB/s. I was looking at the Seagate SSHD and the hitachi 7k1000, but I'm not sure which would be better. The SSHD has a 5400 rpm vs the 7k1000's 7200 but the sshd also has its build in 8GB ssd. What do...
  2. Rangan Das

    Enhance Performace of a Windows 8.1 based PC.

    My system configuration is as follows: MB: Gigabyte 970A-DS3 CPU: AMD FX-8320 with stock cooler GPU: AMD Radeon HD7850 2GB DDR5 RAM: 8GB DDR3 HDD1: Seagate Barracuda 250GB 7200RPM (single partition with Windows 8 installed) HDD2: WD Green 2TB I need my PC for heavy designing using Adobe...
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    Will these upgrades work for a HP Pavilion G6 1c51nr

    I have a HP Pavilion 1c51nr, and I want it to be faster for when I do work and the occasional mobile gaming. (After building a gaming desktop my laptop is as slow as a tortoise in comparison) I figured that these parts here: should be compatible...
  4. rehed21

    Disk drive monitoring tools discrepency

    I used Speedfan to check the SMART status of my 10 month old Seagate internal 3TB drive and the in-depth analysis said that fitness and performance were both at 59% which was a significant change from a week or two ago when I checked last. Seek error rate was at the far left and Raw Read Error...
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    2tb seagate barracuda enough for recording in 1080p?

    My specs are I7 4770k 16gb ram Asrock z87 pro 3 Zotac gtx 780 amp! 2tb seagate barracuda Crucial m500 120gb ssd Rosewill capstone 650w platinum 80+ modular Kraken x40 Ive been told that you need a certain read/write speed. If not recommend me a hdd.
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    laptop is not running

    few days back my seagate hdd is crashed(i thought), so i brought a ne WD hdd. For 15 days it responded cooly but now laptop is not responding though the power and hdd light is older hdd runs now but not the new one. the new WD hdd can be detected with using a external adapter. i dont...
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    HD password problems

    I put a password on my HD and now it's telling me it's invalid. Not sure what to do now. :( It's a Seagate Momentus 7200 3 320GB if that helps and I'm trying use it to replace the HD in my Dell Vostro 1500.
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    Seagate SATA Hp hard disk

    Hello, I just want to connect my hp sata seagate hard disk retrieved from my dead hp dv6500 laptop to my macbook pro. what should i do.
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    How do I decipher Seagate Seatools results?

    Hey guys, I just started using Seatools DOS version (burned onto cd)...I'm trying to decipher the test results, but they don't jibe with anything I"ve read on the internet, or even Seagate's own help guide! I have a computer set up that I used this tool on to test different drives I had laying...
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    How to format seagate password protected laptop hard disk

    my son try to open my lenovo laptop entering wrong bios password number of times then it locked the hard disk. please help me to remove the hdd password or format, I dont mind I loosing data on it. thanks
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    Seagate FreeAngent go flex drive.

    Hello, HI I need the install soft ware mt seagate freeangent go flex 320 drive
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    Whether Esata connection works on external HDD like Seagate Barracuda

    Hello Sir, I had a Toshiba L500 Satellite which had a eSATA conection. Want to know if I connect a Seagate Barracuda which has a windows server OS installed in it will work in eSATA connection. And how much an eSATA cable cost in UAE? Mainly I want to know whether this external HDD will work...
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    External hard drive

    my seagate external hard drive disc structure is corrupted and unreadable, how can i correct this or get my data off
  14. mudassar788

    Upgrade 5400RPM drive to SSD

    Hello, I have recently purchase my H dv7t-6b00 It came with 750GB Sata 5400RPM. I am willing to upgrade it to Seagate Momentus XT 750 GB 7200RPM. Can someone please tell me how can I do this? Is it quite simple like I will just create backup disks & then install Seagate Momentus XT 750 GB...
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    Connect media player to seagate goflex desk

    Hello, is there anyway to connect a third party media player (JC Matthew LDH50 Media player in this instance) to the Seagate GoFlex Desk 1TB hard drive to be able to play media files directly without having to connect a computer..Anyone out there has any basic or bright ideas to be able to do...
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    SERIAL AT DISC DRIVE Seagate 100 G Momentus 5400.2

    Hello, What reader will retrieve files from this harddrive? A SATA docking station does not work. Thanks
  17. Okcookienc

    Backup Software for Win 7 64 bit

    Hey community, I'm seeking recommendations for backup software for Windows 7 64 bit. My relevant hardware is: Crucial M4 128Gb SSD (system disk, apps, games) Seagate Barracuda 1Tb HDD (data) I will be backing up to either: 2x Seagate Barracuda 1Tb drives rotated through an external USB 3.0...
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    Seagate external hard disk installer

    Hello, where can i find external hard disk installer? because i have the hard disk but cannot open my file due to my software had deleted.
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    Unlock seagate barracuda hard disk

    Hello, I have collected some seagate barracuda hard disks from our university lab. They are locked by some previous students. How can I unlock them. I have no way to identify the students who locked the disks.
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    USB 3.0

    Hi, I recently purchased a Sager 5165 and it came with two usb 3.0 ports. I also have a Seagate External HD and I was trying to use the usb 3.0 ports but it wouldn't work. They were going at the same speeds as usb 2.0. I've tried downloading the drivers from Sager again and on the external they...
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    ST3320418AS unlock

    Hello, A seagate barracuda 7200.12 (ST3320418AS) is locked with unknown password. How can I unlock it? What is the master pasword for this drive?
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    Solved! Seagate FreeAgent Theater+™ HD Media Player - stuck at 480p output!

    Hello, I have the Seagate FreeAgent Theater+™ HD Media Player with the Sony KDL-55NX810 BRAVIA TV and 1.3a HDMI Cables. When I plug in my Seagate Player it only shows the resolution at 480p and not at 1080p! Is there anyway to change this? The specs for the player is listed as: "Video...
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    Solved! Segate hdd st94811a

    Hi I need a new HHD for my laptop as the Seagate Momentum 40GB has burnt out. I contacted Segate who unfortunately werent much help. They told me they no longer manfacture this model and didnt give me any alternatives. The model is ST94811A Does anyone know what other model would be compatable...
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    Cannot read hard drive

    Hello, I have a seagate laptop hard drive, when i plug it into my usb my computer cannot read it, how can solve this problem is there an override code so i can retrieve my information of it.
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    i cant understand this

    i bought a seagate 500 gig hd 7200 momentus and installed it on my hp dv 8906 laptop with a fresh windows 7 but when i go to device manager it listed af Fujitsu 160 gig hard drive, and of course i cant get the full benefit of the hard drive but i cant understand how can it be that i have a...
  26. dconnors

    New USB 3.0 Laptop and Storage—Tested!

    USB 3.0 is here. We see how fast it really is with a new Asus laptop and two external drives from Seagate and Western Digital? Interested? Win all 3! New USB 3.0 Laptop and Storage—Tested! : Read more
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    Cloning hard drive lenovo t61 laptop

    I am replacing a WD 160gb to a 500gb Seagate. I hooked the Seagate through a USB adaptor and tried Seagate’s disk wizard. This did not work as it did not see the Seagate drive. Tried reversing the drives and it would see the Seagate but not the WD through the USB. Finally pulled both drives...
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    Seagate FreeAgent Theater: Move Media

    Seagate's FreeAgent Theater HD media player involves shuttling a hard drive between your PC and TV to get photos, music, and videos on the big screen easily. Seagate FreeAgent Theater: Move Media : Read more
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    STEC Rebuffs Seagate's Patent Suit, Vows Fight To The Death

    Santa Ana (CA) - Don't you just love it when tech companies bash heads? STEC Rebuffs Seagate's Patent Suit, Vows Fight To The Death : Read more
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    Seagate Sues Flash Drive Maker STEC

    San Francisco (CA) - Seagate, the world's largest hard drive maker, has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against flash-drive manufacturer STEC. Seagate Sues Flash Drive Maker STEC : Read more
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    My hardisk is full of viruses, need help to clean it!

    Please help me! My Seagate 20GB hardisk was infected by viruses, and crash my hardisk. Anti-vir and AVG anti virus detected VBS/Redlof.e, heur/cryted/ spr/destart and wpcb.3207 virus. Anti-vir had clean the spr/destart and wpcb.3207 virus and I though had cleaned also the vbs/redlof.e, and...
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    Fujitsu Vs. Seagate

    Archived from groups: comp.sys.laptops (More info?) I´m going to upgrade my laptop´s HDD and I have two options.: 1-Fujitsu MHT 2040 AH (5.400 rpm/ATA-100/8Mb. Buffer) 2-Seagate Momentus ST94811A (5.400 rpm/ATA-100/8Mb. Buffer) The price is almost the same... what do you think? Thanks!