[TOPIC] Do you want to replace an HDD / SSD? Let’s learn precautions and procedures

Do you want to replace an HDD / SSD? Let’s learn precautions and procedures

What should you do if your HDD or SSD of your computer deteriorates? Maybe some buy a new computer. However, if there are no major problems other than the internal HDD or SSD, do you feel that it is a waste to let go of your favorite computer? One of the countermeasures is to replace the internal HDD or SSD in your personal computer with a new one.
In addition, by replacing an HDD with an SSD, it is possible to improve the performance of your personal computer (HDD / SSD) and lead a more comfortable personal computer life. However, if you have never exchanged it yourself, you will of course be worried. This content introduces what steps should be taken to replace an HDD or SSD.
1. Benefits of replacing an HDD / SSD
1-1. Replace an HDD with an SSD [Improvement of performance]
1-2. Replace an HDD with an SSD and one HDD with the other HDD [Improvement of performance]
1-3. Replace an HDD with the other HDD [Improvement of capacity]
2. Clean installation and data migration
2-1. Clean installation
2-2. Data migration
3. How to replace an HDD / SSD
3-1. Check if your computer can be replaced
3-2. Prepare a new HDD / SSD
3-3. Remove an internal HDD / SSD of the personal computer and replace it with a new HDD / SSD.
4. Conclusion
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You can replace an HDD or SSD by yourself if you learn the procedure. However, there is a risk of failure, so if you want to avoid it, make sure that the computer can be replaced and that the newly prepared product comes with dedicated software before replacement. Also, it is safe to back up important data to another device.

[TOPIC] Learn HDD maintenance method to avoid being panic

HDD maintenance method to avoid panic in case of emergency

To check an HDD regularly if there is any problem leads to improved performance and prevents trouble of a personal computer. The most common way to check an HDD is to carry out “HDD check disk”. Since it is an HDD that stores important data, let’s self-maintain it so that it can be used smoothly by extending its life as much as possible. This content introduces how to maintain an HDD.

1. HDD check disk
1-1. How to check disk
2. Other maintenance methods
2-1. Defrag
2-2. Delete unnecessary applications
3. Conclusion
HDD maintenance does not mean that you should perform check disk and defragmentation on a daily basis. This is because there is a risk of unnecessarily accelerating deterioration or causing problems. Although it depends on your usage situation, once a month or once every two weeks as a guide is recommended to keep an HDD in a stress-free state.

[TOPIC] Protect important data! Don’t forget to clone and backup an HDD and SSD

Protect important data! Don’t forget to clone and backup an HDD and SSD

When an HDD or SSD is damaged for some reason, the most terrible thing is that you may not be able to retrieve your data saved on the HDD or SSD. In addition, data will be lost not only due to failure but also due to an initialization of HDD and SSD. In case of data loss, one of the countermeasures is to make a copy or clone of the hard disk, and back it up if necessary.

1. What is HDD / SSD cloning?
2. What is HDD / SSD backup?
3. Conclusion
In order not to lose your important data, in case of unexpected troubles, it is necessary to prepare backup equipment such as an external HDD or SSD on a daily basis, and to prepare a regular cloning and backup system.

■About us
Logitec INA Solutions Co., Ltd. is a manufacture that mainly sells storage media like solid state drives (SSD) and hard disk drives (HDD).

■A long established Japanese company
Our company is established in 1982, before computer industry started developing.
We are a Japanese leading company in computer peripherals.

■Domestic factory
We have our own factory in Ina city, Nagano Prefecture.
It is unique to have a domestic factory in computer peripherals industry in Japan.
At the factory, not only a product development and a shipping, but also verification is operated.
We provide high quality products to customers.