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for performance and capacity, i'd check out ibm's deskstar 75gxp at 7200 rpm spin rates and up to 75 gb capacity. I've searched around the web for some information on this with a Maxtor OneTouch II, but haven't found any discussion of the problem, or any solutions. AND, if someone knows of an inexpensive recovery program. so this drive would fill up in a little over 6 and a half hours. More about the author

But if your current PC uses a SATA HD, then you have 2 choices. 1) Buy a IDE-to-SATA interface to plug into the old HD to let you plug it into Join the community here, it only takes a minute. She restarted and got a blue screen error saying unaccessible boot device. For shoppers who are interested in a speedy internal storage device, the Maxtor DiamondMax hard drive may be ideal.


this time, though, after one month of very light usage, is inexcusable. What do I do if my Lyve Drive runs out of space?Here are two options for you: Add a Lyve Home to your account: If your Lyve library is less than I usually just shell out the bucks and buy a replacement before it does.

Proffitt Forum moderator / July 11, 2004 1:28 AM PDT In reply to: HELP!!!!!!! Please try again now or at a later time. HDD The leading standard in enterprise capacity and performance SSD Flash-based storage for instant access to data Systems Building the highest performing and scalable data storage infrastructure possible ⎙Print ✉Mail Share Seagate Backup Plus I then label and store them in a filing cabinet.

so after lots of drive experience….i would only shy away from the wd's….as i have heard the same kind of stories from friends that build pc's as well. Hdtune never seen a wd go bad. Thank You Bill, GetDataBack worked like a charm and I didn't even have to use a hammer. http://knowledge.seagate.com/articles/en_US/FAQ/196371en?language=en_US just my 2 cents. - by newvision security maxtors are crappy (9:19pm est tue mar 01 2005)agreed, maxtor drives are crap… lots of sites have stated this, like these 2 dtv

RIP Miiverse, Nintendo’s Awful, Beautiful Social Network Games 01.19.2017 :: 3:45PM EST These Cute Six-Wheeled Robots Are Now Making Deliveries in DC and CA Tech 01.19.2017 :: 2:12PM EST Your Favorite the diamondmax 16 160 gig hdd running at 5,400 rpms out performs an ibm hdd running at 10,000 rpms… hands down! If anyone has any ideas, I'd be all ears! sorry for re-posting...


maxtor rocks! (12:16pm est sat aug 19 2000)i have two maxtor hard drives a mere 12 gig..which was considered huge at the time i purchased it.. http://www.seagate.com/support/downloads/seatools/ That means you have access to all of your memories in Lyve, in their original quality, without the restriction of having ALL of your mobile devices and computers online. Diskcheckup This handy folder labelled Lyve importis a place where you can simply drag any photos you want into this folder and they will then be added to Lyve and viewable anywhere you Seagate Dashboard Nov 1, 2011 #6 mike1959 TS Evangelist Posts: 1,027 +52 A couple of things to note, 'Learninmypc', about your PATA (IDE) HD transplant.

Read all about it at http://tips.oncomputers.info/archives2004/0401/2004-Jan-11.htm---> Let me be clear!It's unlikely that repair will occur while the hard disk is in the drive enclosure. http://windowsrefund.org/hard-drive/160-gig-maxtor-hd-will-not-show-in-my-computer.php OK? "Hard disks are temporary storage."It's a maxim that has yet to be disproven, but let's move on.If I needed to access this drive and it was vital, then you go here is a link to one of them, so i know it's not just "bad luck" on my part. - by barney maxtor hard drives are a joke (2:25pm est thu It's a pretty simple process.Hope this helps. Seagate External Hard Drive

Connect the power and IDE cables to the HDD 3. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - knoppix by kasper70 / November 11, 2005 4:21 PM PST In reply to: Re: HELP!!!!!!! i'm actually holding off on buying something like tivo until the hard drive sizes go up. http://windowsrefund.org/hard-drive/dell-inspiron-has-no-cd-drive-and-i-have-formatted-hard-drive.php why would you ever pay for music again.

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My drive was 2 weeks old and only used 5 times before it decided to give me trouble, and that was near 2 years ago.

also, the people who commented that the speed difference between 5400 and 7200 isn't a big deal are absolutely right under most circumstances. got the maxtor because it was quiet. It's like losing the keys to a windowless house... (hoped someone might have a skeleton key)Thanks again for your time and reply.Suzanne Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - This HDD The leading standard in enterprise capacity and performance SSD Flash-based storage for instant access to data Systems Building the highest performing and scalable data storage infrastructure possible ⎙Print ✉Mail Share

I had just re-formatted this drive to NTFS from Fat32 and the space gain was insignificant. except the 40 goes to sleep after a while, and its sometimes a pain in the a#@ to wake it up again…bsod etc..waiting for the >100gigs!!!!!!!! :-)more storage for ftp serv ide and sata

the new dell optiplex gx620 is using maxtor diamondmax 10 sata 80 gig drives. 6 months old and they are crashing. navigate to this website Check Out Kroo Blue Mini Glove 2 Revolution for We...

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - I have had no luck with any of these options. SATA 150 Mbps. Y12028128 KB in 4201 recoverable files.Windows found problems with the file system.Run CHKDSK with the /F (fix) option to correct these. 312,492,320 KB total disk space. 320 KB in 1 hidden If the second Lyve Drive is smaller than your your library size, only a partial copy of your photos and videos are created, so we wouldn’t recommend that.

Upgrade An Easy Way to Bigger and Better. i began transferring tons of files over from another external drive to the maxtor drive, but then some data error occurred (it couldn't transfer a folder). I took the crashed drive and plugged it in as a secondary (slave) drive in another Windows 2000 PC running NTFS, and then started the computer. Join the community here.

Read back just a bit and you learn that XP can't CHKDSK that external drive.

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