Transfer Installation files from one drive to another

Does it happen with you that sometimes you find your local disk drive, where you have installed your windows is full and does not support any further installation of applications? If the same situation is faced by you, what would you do? Directly go to that local disk and delete or uninstall some unused applications so that you may install your new files, isn’t it?

But what if you do not have any further unused applications to uninstall or after a period of time you need those uninstalled files back? The first thing that comes to your mind is to transfer some of existing installations to another drive. But the question is how?  Do not worry; we are always there to help you.

There is an application called SymMover which actually allows you to move existing installations from one disk drive to another. It helps you get rid off the overhead of uninstalling and reinstalling the applications from one drive to another. Continue reading “Transfer Installation files from one drive to another”

Recover Data from Corrupted Hard Disk

We have lots of important data in our hard disks, don’t we? It would definitely be a problem if our hard disk crashes or become unreadable. Such was a case with one of our readers who wanted to know how to recover data from a corrupted hard disk.

Unstoppable Copier is a tool that can recover files from disks with physical damage. The tool is also able to copy the data from a hard disk with not only bad sectors or scratches but also with errors while performing a read operation. Continue reading “Recover Data from Corrupted Hard Disk”

How to Dispose Off a CD/DVD

We have lots of CD DVD disks with us, don’t we? Now what if you have burnt some important and secret data on the CDs but do not wish to use it in future?

No doubt, you should dump or dispose the CD but what is the best way to do that? Breaking a CD involves risks as the broken part can fly and hurt us, thus here is a list of steps in this Tip of the Week, that will help you in disposing the important but useless CDs. Continue reading “How to Dispose Off a CD/DVD”

What to do at “Error Performing Inpage Operation”

One of our readers came across this problem that whenever he tried to open a drive there comes an error message that “F:\ is not accessible, Error Performing Inpage Operation”.

Following are the causes of the error message and what to do at this.

Causes:

•    The error message only comes up when you try to access any partition on the drive or perform some operations on it. Continue reading “What to do at “Error Performing Inpage Operation””

Hide a Drive or Partition with TweakUI in Windows

One of our readers wanted to know how to hide any drive or partition in Windows? Well if you also want to hide yours or just wish to fool someone, then this can be easily done.

The advantage of hiding a disk drive is that this method not only hide your data but also make it invisible to those who are a threat to your secret files. You can prevent the unauthorized access to your data.

The method is best to use when you have lot of data to protect then what you can do is just copy the data in a drive and hide the complete drive instead of hiding those individually.

Drive can be made hidden by two ways: Continue reading “Hide a Drive or Partition with TweakUI in Windows”