Hard Drive Ultra DMA CRC Error Count?

I've read every single question related to this topic and really haven't gotten any answers. These suggestions: ...

How to save a SATA HDD with a broken data connector??

While reconfiguring my home server, I discovered why my data drive isn't detected anymore: This is an expensive 6-...

SSD - Exceed manufacturer maximum capacity?

My Laptop has an unused M.2 slot. I contacted the manufacturer of my laptop and they said it supports up to 512 GB o...

When should I use SATA 6gb/s??

I purchased a Baraccuda hard-drive (model ST3000DM001) that supports a maximum read transfer rate of 210 MB/s and SA...

Suspect a bad SATA cable to hard drive, how do I replace it??

Is replacing the SATA cable to the hard drive and motherboard just a matter of powering off the computer, unplugging...

How do I find out what connection my laptop HDD uses??

My laptop is about 6 years old and the HDD's about to give way so I thought I'd get a new one and copy an image over...

what is a PATA power port doing on my 3.5" desktop SATA HDD??

am trying to recover data from my old 3.5" desktop HDD using a "usb to sata/ide" kit. youtube video here (https://w...

What do the different colours of the SATA ports on my motherboard mean??

I've bought a new hard drive for my system, and my motherboard (an ASUS M2A VM HDMI) appears to have two black and t...

Connecting SATA drives after the computer is booted up?

I'm trying to clone an HDD, that's the end goal here. I tried to boot up my PC with all the HDDs involved connected ...

How can I enable AHCI on a SATA drive after installing Windows??

Can I enable AHCI after installing Windows 7 in a SATA drive that was on IDE mode? ...

Windows 7 won't show SATA Hard Drive in My Computer?

I have clean install of Windows 7 x64 with two SATA hard drives. When I open My Computer, I can see only the drive w...

Can SAS drives work on a SATA motherboard?

I have a Supermicro X8STi-F motherboard and would like to know if I can use SAS drives on it. I am not concerned wit...

Can I connect a SATA hard drive to to my PC, while it is running??

I am trying to do a hard drive recovery, and want to know if I unplug and plug the hard drive back in, while the PC ...

Is it possible to connect SAS card using SATA cables to SAS enclosure then connect SATA drive?

I have a "SilverStone ECS04 PCIe to Mini-SAS SFF-8087 Expansion Card" which has 2 mini-SAS SFF-8087 ports - I purcha...

Dangers of using external power source with internal hard drive?

Is it okay to connect a internal hard drive (IDE/SATA/SCSI) to an internal controller (e.g. on-board the motherboard...