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  • Have you received the error “hard disk 1 quick 303” in the HP PC startup self test? Sometimes you also see the errors like hard disk 1 full 305 or hard disk 1 SMART 301. In this post, I will walk you through what you should do to fix the HP hard disk error.

  • What is File History? How does the File History Windows 10/8/7 work? Is there any alternative to File History Windows 10 to keep data and files safe? What is the difference between Windows 10 File History and backup? This post will show you the answers.

  • Do you know what the system restore point is? Do you know how to create restore point Windows 10/8/7? Do you know how to restore system Windows 10/8/7? This post will give you the answers.

  • What is User State Migration Tool? How to use User State Migration Tool? Is there any alternative tool to help you to migrate Windows or transfer files from PC to PC? This post will show you answers.

  • Want a program like Apple Time Machine for Windows 10/8/7 to set up an automatic and complete backup of your entire computer? I will show you the best alternative to Time Machine for Windows – MiniTool ShadowMaker, as well as how to automatically back up files to an external hard drive with this freeware.

  • This post illustrates the usage of seven common recovery options in Windows 10: Startup Repair, Command Prompt, System Image Recovery, Go back to the previous version, System Restore, Reset this PC, and Uninstall update. It makes users fix computer problem easily.

  • How to perform the USB backup? How to backup drive to keep data safe? How to use USB image tool? This post will show you the answers and will introduce two free and reliable USB image tools which can be used in all Windows versions including Windows 10/8/7.

  • Have a need to upgrade Windows to 64 bit from 32 bit in Windows 10/8/7 since your memory is not used? How to upgrade 32 bit to 64 bit? This post shows you some things that you should check out, as well as the way to perform Windows 64 bit upgrade.

  • USB keeps disconnecting and reconnecting issue is really annoying especially when you need to use the USB port immediately. Fortunately, there are some available ways to solve this issue quickly.

  • “Your computer is low on memory” appears on Windows 10/8/7? Why is the computer running low on memory? How to fix the low memory error? This post will show you much information about the error and offer you full solutions to get rid of trouble.

  • How to backup hard drive Windows 10 with ease? How to backup external hard drive before formatting? How to back hard drive to keep data safe? This post will show you different ways to back up hard disk with the professional hard drive backup software.

  • Are you regretful for upgrading to Windows 10? Don’t know how to rollback Windows 10 to Windows 7 or Windows 8.1? Here are several solutions for you to downgrade Windows 10 to Windows 7/ 8.1 without data loss.

  • When you have a need to reinstall your Windows 10 operating system, you may be wondering: Windows 10 reset VS clean install VS fresh start, which one to choose for the reinstallation? Here, this post will show you the difference and you can choose a proper one to use.

  • In order to install the Windows operating system or fix a broken Windows, a bootable USB flash drive is needed. How to create bootable USB from ISO Windows 10? A Windows 10 USB tool or USB bootable software will be introduced.

  • File synchronization is a way to sync files and folder to other locations such as external hard drives or USB drives so as to keep data safe. There are two different types of file synchronization including the one-way file synchronization and the two-way file synchronization. The one-way file synchronization is called mirroring. In the one-way file synchronization, the files are copied from the source location to one or more locations but the files are not copied back to the source location.

  • What is SyncToy Windows 10? How to use SyncToy to sync folders or files automatically? What if SyncToy task scheduler is not working? This post will show you what you want to know, and a SyncToy alternative – MiniTool ShadowMaker will be introduced to you.

  • Many Windows 7 users encountered the Windows failed to start error when trying to boot computer, which will absolutely cause data loss. This article tells how to retrieve data from unbootable computer and helps fix Windows boot manager Windows failed to start issue with top 7 methods.

  • Have saved many files on your hard drive and want to back up files and Windows operating system on a regular basis? Don’t know which automatic backup software to use for PC data and system protection. Here, MiniTool ShadowMaker, professional auto backup software for Windows 10/8/7, can be your good choice.

  • If your PC is not booting anymore, you cannot get any work done. If massive files are saved on the unbootable PC, what should you do? The urgent way is to back up data without booting OS to avoid data loss and then take action to get rid of trouble. This post will show you how to back up files when the computer won’t boot with professional backup software.

  • Bad sector refers to a disk sector on a disk storage unit that is permanently damaged. What can you do if your hard disk has a bad block and how to repair bad sectors on hard drive? This post will show you what bad sector is and how to solve the issue bad sector on hard drive.

  • The issue computer turns on by itself is always annoying. However, do you know why the computer turns on by itself and how to fix this problem? This post will show you 5 methods to the problem PC turns on by itself.

  • Windows 10 stuck on loading screen' is a very common issue nowadays, and this post introduces you several solutions to deal with this issue effectively. Please try them one by one and hope they are helpful in removing Windows 10 freezing on loading screen.

  • Have installed Windows 10 but your PC gets bricked after an update and fails to boot? Here is the right place you come to and we will walk you through some possible methods to help you get rid of computer bricking issue after Windows 10 update.

  • Are you using a Windows 10 laptop but the computer screen goes black randomly? This is an annoying thing but don't be worried. And this post is written for you to help you get rid of laptop black screen issue to run the computer smoothly.

  • The issue scanning and repairing stuck often occurs when you are trying to boot the computer. It may be caused by the incorrect operation of shutting computer or bad sectors of the hard drive or other reasons. This post will show you different methods on how to fix the scanning and repairing drive C stuck issue.

  • Recycling a computer among employees is a common phenomenon in the company. If there are sensitive data in your previous computer, you had better wipe them from the device to prevent the leakage of important information. Do you know how to wipe a hard drive without deleting Windows? Now, you can read this post to learn how to do this job easily with MiniTool software.

  • Perhaps you are looking for the answers to these questions: SSD VS HDD, which one is suitable for you to use in your PC? What's the difference between SSD and HDD? In this post, I will show you detailed answers, as well as how to migrate your operating system to SSD without reinstalling Windows.

  • Want to back up files? How to back up files on Windows 10 with ease? This post will introduce you different methods to back up files. In particular, the best file backup software – MiniTool ShadowMaker will be a good assistant to back up files to external hard drives and sync files to other locations.

  • If you are trying to format Ext4 Windows and you have not found any way to do it successfully, then you’d better read this article since it provides you a perfect assistant to help you format disk to Ext4 Windows.

  • Are you getting a “The update is not applicable” error when you attempt to install an update on Windows 10? If so, there are a variety of potential factors and fixes. It could be that you have an incompatible desktop or laptop, that the update is superseded, that an update prerequisite is missing or something else. This is how you can fix Windows updates that aren’t applicable.