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What are the best Blank DVD's? Why?


Are all blank DVD's the same?

I don't mind paying extra for a high quality blank.

Can someone provide


Disk drive reliability overview

Don't buy such-and-such disk drives, they are not reliable!    Boy, how many times have we read a …

Long overdue in writing this simple article to share with my…

Long overdue in writing this simple article to share with my friends and family who have iPhones.
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I need a recommendation for a website to store photos that can be accessed by anyone that has permission.


I wish to  list some items for sale on ebay. I find that 12 photos is not enough to describe some

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Benefits of thin provisioned storage array in vmware 5

Hi experts, I have done some readings on best practices for VMware storage and what I have gathered …
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Can I use MS storage migration service in conjunction with DFS namespace to migrate file servers from 2012 to 2019 MS Server STD?


Hi Everyone and thanks in advance for all insights and suggestions.
Getting ready to migrate existing

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Restoring an image to a new HD

I've got a customer who's getting a message telling me either hard drive has crashed or somehow …
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Three "Dead Drives" appear in a Promise RAID after removal and spraying off dust


Promise Pegasus 2 RAID with four 3TB drives

Connected to new Intel iMac - Mac OS 11.5.2   via a

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Windows 10 on an SD card


I have an HP Laptop with 64GB of onboard storage, windows 10 is occupying 75% of the storage and

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Current RAID Controllers


   What RAID controllers and drives are people using today for an entry level server? 15-users.

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Add 2 drives to Synology DS418 NAS


I have a Synology DS418.  It has 4 drive bays.  Currently 2 of the drive bays are occupied by 2 each

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slow USB transfer speeds

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What would be a complete list of network/hardware 'factors' that influence transfer speeds when …
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Is it safe to leave a 32GB SD memory card in a Sony Digital Camera?

Hello and Good Evening Everyone,

          I am wondering if it is safe to leave a SanDisk 32GB SD …
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How can I  become less confused about my VM disk management on my Hypervisor

OK, I am not sure this is a question. I was running very low on my C: drive of my RDS VM so I …
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Need Backup disk strategy ideas

Running Windows 7 pro on a Dell 980 computer. The backup program used is Macrium backup. I need to …
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unable to boot Dell T5500, PERC problem

Hi folks,

I've got a workstation that I'd prefer not to lose at this time.
When I try to boot it, i …
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Do I need to have a Raid 5 to have two Virtual Machines on my 2019 Server?

I have a Server running 2019 Server.  I have the drives broken up into a Raid 1 with the 2019 on two …
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ISCSI Connector stuck on reconnecting

I have an ISCSI connector I'll post an image, which is displaying reconnecting.  I can connect to …

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