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Tuesday, February 16, 2010

How to Change a Hard Drive

When your computer hard drive dies or you run out of space, it is time to have a new drive installed.  While it is certainly possible to hire someone to do this, the process can actually be easily completed at home.  With a new hard drive in hand, a couple of basic tools, and a bit of patience, you can have your new hard drive installed in a matter of minutes.  This article is designed to walk you through the process step-by-step, ensuring that in no time at all you are enjoying your new hard drive.



Friday, February 12, 2010

How to Back Up Your Computer

Protecting your computer is very important.  We keep treasured photos, important documents, and more stored on our PCs these days, and the simple fact is that all it takes is a single power surge, hard drive crash, or virus to create a massive and permanent data loss.  Backing up your computer is a necessary step, and it can be completed quite easily.  This article will walk you through the basic steps of backing up a computer so that you can ensure that all of your treasured and needed files are kept safe.