Tag: external hard drive

Password Protected Host Drive

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Data storage device, a drive ( hard drive or NAND flash based one) by default can be accessed by any computer it is plugged into, so if a external hard drive or USB flash stores important data it should be encrypted and password protected. Data Analyzers places password on every host drive leaving our lab (unless specified otherwise). […]

Toshiba External Hard Drive is Beeping

Toshiba External Hard Drive is Beeping Toshiba HD Beeping

Your Toshiba external hard drive is beeping and it does feel like it is not working? Often times portable drives suffer from shock after being dropped or accidentally bumped, many times while powered on and connected to the USB port. My Toshiba External Hard Drive is Beeping Toshiba external hard drive makes beeping noise when […]

External Western Digital Drive Makes Beeping Noise

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Your Western Digital external hard drive is making beeping sounds? This may be very bad news! Often times portable drives suffer from shock after being dropped or accidentally bumped, many times while powered on and connected to the USB port. My WD Hard Drive is Beeping My Western Digital Passport Drive is broken, when I went […]

Seagate External Hard Drive Is Making Beeping Sounds

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Your Seagate external hard drive is making beeping sounds and it does not feel like it is spinning at all? This may be very bad news! Often times portable drives suffer from shock after being dropped or accidentally shocked, many times while powered on and connected to a computer. My Seagate Hard Drive is Beeping I […]

The age of portable storage

The age of portable storage Lacie Data Recovery

Back in the days when a Megabyte was considered an enormous amount of storage capacity and computers used to fill up entire rooms, the average hard drive weighed about 200 pounds. Over time, technology progressed and today most of us use portable storage devices (PSD’s). Portable storage devices PSD’s are small hard drives designed to […]