Call it unreliable: your precious hard drive

Kathleen Atkins

“I think my HDD is going bad,” says Lounge member Look — which isn’t nearly as grim a statement as “I think my HDD is dead!”

It pays to watch, not wait, for failure of your hard drives because you remain vigilant about backing up your data. Look acquired a hard-drive monitor, using advice from fellow Lounge members. See what they recommended.

The following links are this week’s most interesting Lounge threads, including several new questions for which you might have answers:

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General Productivity Office 2010 vs. Office 2013
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Kathleen Atkins

About Kathleen Atkins

Kathleen Atkins is the Windows Secrets associate editor. She's also a freelance writer, editor, and photographer. Prior to joining Windows Secrets, she worked at Microsoft Press.