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Old 2017-08-20, 11:14 PM
john roberts john roberts is offline
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Wonder what people are choosing for storage and backup, portable or desktop? or maybe a NAS?

I have a Dell XPS with 2 x USB type C ports and so far industry has failed to properly support it.

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Old 2017-08-21, 06:58 AM
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Re: storage

I don't remember what it was exactly, but I vaguely remember reading comments on a tech website somewhere that Seagate hard drives aren't all that reliable. I've been using WD hard drives for a few years now and haven't had any problems with them. I'm still using a Windows 7 desktop and I've got four WD My Book hard drives connected to it--a 1 gig, a 2 gig, a 3 gig, and a 4 gig. I bought them over a period of several years, so it's just a coincidence that they're 1, 2, 3, and 4, gigabytes.
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Old 2017-08-22, 03:58 PM
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For cryin' out loud !
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Re: storage

Hey JackDog how did you get 660+ gigs to fit on 10 gigs of hard drives ?

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