[How to] Clone a Laptop Hard Drive

[How to] Clone a Laptop Hard Drive

Buying a new laptop or a better hard drive is always fun, but the part we all dread is migrating all the data from one device to another. Luckily, there is no shortage of ways in which this can be done, or of software which can be used to ease this time-consuming process. Creating an exact copy of a hard […]

 
     
 
 

Declutter Your Computer: Tips and Software to Use

Declutter Your Computer: Tips and Software to Use

After using a computer for a while, you will start noticing that it will start showing signs of stress, particularly after you’ve installed lots of programs and stored many files. This all to true with Windows users, which have to work with an operating system that hoards tons of useless data with no purpose. Of course, the blame is not […]

     
 
 

Tools and Tips to Find Space Hogs on Hard Drive

Tools and Tips to Find Space Hogs on Hard Drive

It seems like no matter how big a hard drive is, it always gets full in no time and you are left wondering where did all that space go. If you start to look around, you will be surprised to see how many unwanted things you hold on your disk, but if you want to find those space hogs that […]

     
 
 

How to Make a Clone for Your Hard Drive

How to Make a Clone for Your Hard Drive

Having a backup of your computer’s hard drive is very useful. Imagine that you have to sell your computer, but you don’t want to spend an entire day burning DVDs or reinstalling software, and you don’t have an external hard drive that you can copy your information to. What do you do in this scenario? Well, you make an exact […]

     
 
 

25 Best Utilities to Analyze and Repair Your Hard Drive

25 Best Utilities to Analyze and Repair Your Hard Drive

We previously featured a list of tips for keeping your hard drive healthy and running for a long time, and as promised, we will now feature some of the best tools for analyzing and, if needed, repairing your drive. Although SSD drives don’t have as many problems as traditional HDDs, they can still benefit from some level of optimization. We will […]

 
     
 
 

How to Keep Your Hard Drive Healthy

How to Keep Your Hard Drive Healthy

In our guide on how to build your own computer, we talked about how to choose a hard drive and how to mount it in your rig. After the computer is done, you need to take care of your hard drive, so that it can work for a long time, but also perform like it should. Sometimes this is overlooked […]

     
 
 

5 Defragmentation Software for a Faster Hard Drive

5 Defragmentation Software for a Faster Hard Drive

Is your computer or laptop running slow? The reason for this might be the fragmentation of the files on your hard disk. This is where a defragmentation software kicks in and takes care of the clumps of data that have formed. Fragmentation usually occurs when data is deleted or kept in the same place for a long period of time. […]