Tag: hard drives

Aug 09 2009

They're Dead Jim

After dealing with Ginny’s older computer, I took stock of the various bits & pieces of computer hardware that I have lying around. I noticed that there were a fair number of unused hard drives.   Some were defective and out of warranty others were so small as to be next to useless.

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Jun 28 2007

Hard Drive Failures

I’ve noticed something … in recent memory, I have not suffered one single hard drive failure. I’ve only suffered multiple hard drive failures … all my drive failures seem to happen in batches. Last weekend the refurbished Seagate hard drive in my laptop (Rohan) started generating errors. About the same time, the main drive in …

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