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How to Fix Hard Drive Errors (Windows & Mac)

If you have been using a computer for some time, you probably lived up to the day when your faithful hard drive begins to fault. Depending on the gravity of its errors, here is an overview of what can go wrong and a short guide on how to fix that.

First, and most common type of errors, are errors in the logical structure of your hard drive. They appear when your hard drive was stopped during a reading or writing operation, and there was no time to reflect the change onto the logical disk maps that describe the continuity of information on your hard drive. In such case, a simple disk scan and repair is enough – the system will remove the ‘orphaned’ parts so you can copy them again properly.

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Basics PC

How to Encrypt Drive in Windows

In this tutorial, we will teach you how to encrypt drive in windows. We will teach you how to encrypt a drive with the help of the bitlocker tool available. There are two ways to unlock an encrypted drive; either through a smart card or by setting up a password. We will set a password for the encrypted drive in this tutorial.

Please note that BitLocker Drive Encryption is a full disk encryption feature included with the Ultimate and Enterprise editions of Microsoft’s Windows Vista, Windows 7, and with Pro and Enterprise editions of Windows 8.


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How to Map SkyDrive as a Network Drive in Windows


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Basics PC

How to Defragment a Drive

In this tutorial, we will teach you how to defragment a drive. We will guide you through the entire process. From the time of initial disk selection till the disk analysis part will be covered in this tutorial.


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How to Decrypt Drive

In this tutorial, we will teach you how to decrypt drive. For the purpose of this tutorial, we have already encrypted a removable disk. We will teach you how to decrypt it and remove encryption from this removable disk in this tutorial.


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