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gparted destroying my backup drive?

I’m ultimately about to ask about partition recovery but please read on for the specifics! Well today has been a techno disaster Windows went down so booted to an old 6.06 lts ubuntu live cd to fix the mess. Decided … Continue reading

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Can you answer true or false to these computer questions?

1) A floppy disc is actually a piece of Mylar similar that is used for overhead transparencies 2) A 3 1/2 inch high density floppy disc has 224 entries in the root directory 3) Subdirectories can have as many entries … Continue reading

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How to reformat laptop with Windows Vista without CD?

Before, with XP, one can constantly reformat the harddisk of a laptop by using recovery CD. One can even do partioning from DOS. Now, with Vista, there is no CD. Vendor told me that I can do recovery from the … Continue reading

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