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Just nervous about doing stuff like this myself... You can also use 250gb hard drives.Can you use a sata express card in a laptop?

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I'm talking about to flash the hard drive, mine is booting fast but figured it might help somebody DJ DECK 9:53 PM - 18 March, 2010 gonna check it out. My budget right now is $700, and this list meets that budget.Tower:Thermaltake Chaser Series A31 VP300A1W2N Black Steel / Plastic ATX Mid Tower Computer CaseMotherboard:ASUS M5A78L-M/USB3 AM3+ AMD 760G + SB710 http://secondsolution.net/hard-drive/installing-a-sata-hard-drive.php

DeezNotes 9:48 PM - 13 October, 2009 If you're re-installing OS X, then yes.. I upgraded to a 250GB Western Digital. Bruce Paul 7Squared Productions http://www.7squared.com Log in or register to post comments 04/29/2011 - 10:51am Permalink cgaif Last seen: 2 years 7 months ago Joined: 03/06/2011 - 10:53pm am not able The trial version of WinHex does not allow you to write to hard drives. - Boot disk image - I used a Windows 98 SE OEM disk image.« PreviousNext »View All https://www.cnet.com/news/how-to-fix-diy-pc-common-issues/

How To Reformat My Computer Windows 7

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I own the USB/eSata adapter so you can borrow it whenever you like. Dj K.Smith 5:30 AM - 7 January, 2010 True dat... I have one as a spare that I picked up for testing PSU's with. How To Wipe A Hard Drive And Reinstall Windows 7 Without A Cd Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.

I wanna be just like you when I grow up.... How To Format Hard Drive And Reinstall Windows 7 Without Cd That's how I've managed to upgrade my RAM and my HD without spending a ton of money. Do you have an Optical drive to install programs with? I decided to reinstall OSX instead of using a Time Machine backup since I got the computer very recently.

I've had clicking, pausing, blue screen's, bad blocks, SMART errors - just about everything that could go wrong with a drive. How To Format A Hard Drive From Bios i got macbook Dj K.Smith 11:37 PM - 20 February, 2010 Use super duper dude... use Time Machine. Done.

How To Format Hard Drive And Reinstall Windows 7 Without Cd

it is from the same computer i pulled the PCU off of. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2123581/custom-build-questions-rookie-builder.html Note, I posted these two posts in error on Head to Head as well. How To Reformat My Computer Windows 7 Once the setup is complete and you are back in Windows remove the Windows cd from your cd drive. How To Format A Hard Drive And Install Windows 7 Do you have an Optical drive to install programs with?

Millz 8:34 PM - 15 October, 2009 they arent even available yet mojo...id rather be a test rabbit than a test mule ;) Dj K.Smith 8:36 PM - 15 October, 2009 have a peek at these guys You will then see a message to press any key to boot from cd. Now wait about 10seconds for the setup utility to be loaded. keep in mind that HD is 15mm... Common Pc Building Mistakes

I had no problems at all. Sep 1, 2007 #24 Mthunzi TS Rookie Thanx a bunch,it's been helpful for the first part. Like 15 second boot times. check over here My real question is, do the parts I want fit well together, and if not, what should I change?

DeezNotes 7:21 PM - 15 October, 2009 Yeah.. Format Hard Drive Windows 8 I'm not trying to get into a hard drive battle with JM [pause], but I do take the customer reviews into consideration when making a purchase. Dj K.Smith 3:57 AM - 14 October, 2009 eshop.macsales.com I believe that's it...

Don't blame me if any of this happens!Seriously, I did not have much on my hard drive that I would mind losing.

Ask a Question See Latest Posts TechSpot Forums are dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users. My machine was still under Apple Care and I didn't want to void the warranty. For example, mine has plastic drives/cages that have small pins already attached to them. Reformat Hard Drive Windows 7 Dj K.Smith 4:30 PM - 18 October, 2009 Everyone is talking bad about that 7200 (heat and power consumption)...

I changed up some stuff and now I've got everything i need for my new rig.As far as what i changed and whats the same:Tower: SameMotherboard: SameCPU: SameGPU: SAPPHIRE VAPOR-X 100363VX-2SR I thought I was fucked (no homo) but I managed to figure out the problem. SK1 6:41 AM - 12 October, 2009 Haven't done it yet... http://secondsolution.net/hard-drive/internal-hard-drive-kit.php You will need to have your cd drive selected as your first boot device.

Used Carbon Copy Cloner and it was ridiculously easy. Which screw is it? I think my power supply comes with a hd power cable already attached. Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases

Get it free here -> www.bombich.com K.Smith, Thanks! Please feel free to ask any questions. As for building overviews, a faster drive can help but I think most of the work is done at the CPU. FunkyRob 6:16 AM - 12 October, 2009 I don't know about the newer models but my 08 model was very tricky to open.

Unless a bigger size comes out in the near future... Write down the serial number4. dj-freestyle 3:32 PM - 18 March, 2010 i was wondering if i could clone my current hard drive to my external and then put it back on the new hard drive DJ DECK 3:29 PM - 15 March, 2010 bump.

This mainly applies to games and complex programs.