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Desktop and Laptop Data Recovery

Desktop and Laptop Data Recovery

If you cannot read files from a hard drive and you don't have an up-to-date backup, you need help from experienced experts. Our blog provides data recovery tips and tricks for all types of laptop and desktop hard drives.

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Top Five Features To Look For In A New Gaming Laptop

One of the most exciting aspects of the new PC gaming market is the removal of the imaginary desktop tether. Gone are the days when a PC gaming enthusiast was require to stay home near a large, stationary box or was forced to carry a 25 pound computer to a friend’s home. Now, true gaming laptops are available and easily accessible.

The Hassle of That One Missing Folder

The Hassle of That One Missing Folder

Nancy's old computer crashed and the hard drive just quit spinning. Everything that made Nancy's office efficient was in the Nancy folder and now that folder was trapped on a dead hard drive. After a few days, everyone began to notice that important templates, form letters, and other obscure pieces of information were no longer available. The Nancy folder doesn't have to be lost forever. It's all still there. Here are the important steps you need to take to recover the data.

7 Stages of Grief for Hard Drive Failure

7 Stages of Grief for Hard Drive Failure

ard drives are not equipment—they are pieces of our lives. There are those who see their hard drives as more than storage units, but as homes for all their photos, personal documents, writing, and games. Other than being extremely frustrating, hard drive failure is a huge loss. It may take time for you to come to terms with your lost data. Your recovery process may go something like this

Drive Failure

Your Hard Drive is Failing—Now What?

Don’t panic, don’t lose your cool, and above all, don’t resort to violence—especially against your computer. Data recovery is more difficult if you take a bat to your laptop. The paradox of a failing hard drive is that the most frustrating event in human history requires the greatest calm. So, stay calm and follow these four simple steps to turn a catastrophic event into an inconvenient one.

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The Biggest Hard Drive in Existence

You could say that the biggest hard drive in existence doesn't exist yet. But the theory and capability to make the largest hard drive does exist. Unless you're talking about size, not capacity. We left the biggest hard drive behind decades ago.So what is the "biggest" hard drive for capacity? Currently the largest hard drive you can buy is 4TB but it may be within a decade that our children will say, "4 terabytes? That's so small!"

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Hurricane Sandy May Cost East Coast Businesses Millions in Lost Data

Insurance giant AIG recently estimated that claims related to Hurricane Sandy will result in payouts of over $1.3 billion, and other insurance companies have reported similarly massive costs. However, these estimates take only the material costs of natural disasters. Many business insurance policies do not offer coverage for lost data, and as a result, East Coast businesses will suffer millions or even billions of dollars in lost revenue in the storm's wake.

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Factors that Affect Laptop and Desktop Data Recovery

Many of our clients ask whether they could prevent data loss by buying desktop and laptop hard drives from a certain brand or by maintaining their drives with disk utilities. Unfortunately, even the best hard drives eventually become less accurate and stop reading data correctly. Nevertheless, by learning about some of the factors that affect data loss, you can know what to expect when you send your drive in for recovery.

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