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  1. twan2020

    SSD detected in BIOS but not in windows disk manager

    I recently got an SSD (Samsung EVO 860) and am trying to install it but for some reason it shows up in my BIOS but not in diskmanagement. So I cannot format and use it. The SSD shows up in device manager: But not in disk management or when listing all disks in the command prompt (it just...
  2. E

    I'm Having Problens With My SSD

    Specifications: - Intel i7 9700k - Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060 Super - 1tb HDD - 500gb SSD (Samsung evo 860) - 16gb Ram (2x8) My problem is that I got an ssd, but I am unable to transfer my boot drive from my hdd to my ssd. I have tried to use many different migration software's, including the...
  3. Yakawi 王羊

    My PC is struggling to run with virtual memory

    Hello people, I have big issues witgh my pc, i'm gonna make a summary of the situation. During the past 10 month i bought a pc without ssd and i my pc was freezing when i was playing some games like csgo or gta 5, i looked to my task manager on my second screen when i was playing and i saw that...
  4. C

    Solved SSD crash after Windows 10 update on Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon 5th Gen

    Hi all, I have a laptop Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon 5th Gen (Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7500U CPU @ 2.70GHz 2.90 GHz, 8 GB RAM). It was bought with Windows 10 OS installed on SSD 512 GB (model of the disk is SSDPEKKF512G7L). Since the 1st running, the laptop was constantly heating and fan made much...
  5. danielelii

    SSD and HDD space optimization

    I as a music producer recently switched to PC from Mac. And I am wondering if it's possible to install Windows 10 on my SSD and my programs, plugins, music packs and such on my HDD. Since my SSD is only 250GB and my HDD is 1TB, I want to store most of my music stuff on the HDD, so that it...
  6. E

    Solved SSD not being detected on my PC

    Hi, so i had this problem for a year right now if i believe correctly. i don't remember that much, but after i had some problem with my windows 10 installation on my SSD i installed it on my HDD and for some reason, my SSD stopped to work. it doesn't show up on my device manager window and...
  7. John Lockwood

    External SSD in encosure for Xbox One X - Trim/Garbage Collection?

    Hi everyone. I recently purchases an Xbox One X and wanted to get faster loading times with using an SSD drive with it. To accomplish this and not void my Xbox warranty, I purchased a SSD enclosure that connects vis USB. The amazon link can be seen here...
  8. P

    Cloning my system OS from an internal M.2 Sata to M.2 NVME

    Hello Everyone! So here is what I plan to do: I want to exchange my current M.2 Sata SSD (500MB) to a bigger and faster M.2 NVME SSD. I want to achieve this by putting the new (2TB) NVME into an external enclosure, then cloning the Smaller system disk to that new one. After that, I want to...
  9. eyalnoder

    new ssd drive , all the files and desktop can only be opened from old hdd

    i have installed a new ssd drive of 480 gb and i had a 890 gb hdd, all of my files are in the old hdd and when i boot up the computer it loads a new like desktop and when serching in the windows serch it wont find any application i have installed on the hdd. how can i get my desktop and files...
  10. mapsk

    Can't inizitalize my SSD

    Hi, I bought a gigabyte ssd but I can't initialize it. When I try to do nothing happens. Also try the EaseUS Partition Manager, but the same thing happens (i hope spanish is not a problem).
  11. anderslicht

    installing win 10 from usb. constant bsod and error code 0x8007025d

    just got my new pc: cpu: intel i5 9400f gpu: msi rtx 2070 mb: msi H31M PRO-VH ssd: crucial mx500 sata ssd psu: corsair vs650 When i try to install win 10 via a usb stick with the media creation tool i get constant bsod (system thread exception not handled and memory_management) and error code...
  12. S

    Buying another hard drive

    Hey guys I currently only have a 256 GB SSD hard drive, so i need to buy an extra one. I was just wondering, if it would be smartest to buy an extra SSD or to buy a HDD instead. I do have space for all my games/programs on my SSD, it's just pictures and videos that take up too much space. No...
  13. Sidf25

    Windows not detected booting in boot mamager

    Hey guys i kinda need a little hand. Yesterday my pc was fine and suddenly on boot it keeps trying to automatic repair but fails everytime keeps saying automatic repair couldnt repair your pc. On advancwd options cannot refresh or reset. It says theres was a problem resetting or refreshing your...
  14. Brandon Byrnes

    Solved Is Upgrading Mechanical Storage Drive to SSD a good idea?

    I am thinking of upgrading my mechanical 5400 rpm drive in my laptop to a 1TB SSD. The only problem is, I have heard that SDD's aren't really good for storage becuase of wear and tear. I already have a SSD as my boot drive, and figured I'd get better read and write speeds by upgrading from my...
  15. D

    Solved PC wont boot from SSD (but will when its in a laptop)

    Hey, so the problem im facing is that, my OS wont boot from my PC. The thing is I have tried alot of fixes and nothing is working. I still get the "reboot and select boot device" message. Also the SSD that has the OS on works fine when I put it into my laptop. Which means ive done the update...
  16. Brunsos

    HDD and SSD not being recognized

    I recently built my own pc with all new parts and i got it to boot to the BIOS, when i was there i realised that all my SATA information was showing N/A. I installed a 2TB HDD and a 128GB M.2 SSD into my ASUS PRIME B450-plus motherboard and made sure the cords were connected securely. I put in...
  17. P

    Upgrade my pc or buy a new one?

    Hi all, I'm wondering if I should upgrade my desktop pc (+/- 2011, maybe even 2009 or earlier), or simply buy a new one? --> At this moment (2018/08) I believe I could still use it for a few more years by upgrading: "buy new ssd + format c (or buy windows 10) + buy 2 hard drives for data (one...
  18. Greenkorb

    Copying ssd and now will not boot

    So I bought a ssd 500gb and I copied my hhd to my ssd. My hhd only hade 300gb on it out of 1tb so I copied it using a coping software called EaseUs. So I tried to boot of the ssd alone and it wont boot I even went into the bios and changed it to 1st boot changed it on the order and everything I...
  19. Brandon Byrnes

    Securely Delete Data without wiping SSD?

    I'm selling a laptop with a SSD in it. And leaving Windows 10 installed. Is there a way for me to securely delete my files so they aren't recoverable, without having to wipe the drive and reinstall Windows? I have read its not good to use file delete/overwriting programs on SSD's so is there any...
  20. Brandon Byrnes

    Solved SSD in MiniPCI Slot?

    I have a HP ProBook 450 G3 and I was thinking of installing a SSD. I already have a 1TB Hybrid drive installed in the regular HDD location, but I had heard that it is possible to remove the wifi card from a laptop and use that slot for a SSD as long as the SSD is small enough to fit. I'm not...