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Hard Drive Problem in Tucson, Marana or Oro Valley?
If your computer has started running more slowly or you are getting computer crashes, you may have a hard drive problem or hard drive failure.
Signs of a bad hard drive include:
clicking or grinding noise
a hard drive that won't spin
frequent crashes - particularly when booting up
corrupted data - unexpected changes to file names or folders that disappear
frequent error messages
slow down of computer
Hard Drive Broken?
Whether you have a minor hard drive failure or a major hard drive crash, we can help you with all kinds of hard drive repairs and replacements.
But let's be honest -- Most Hard Drive Repair is Really Hard Drive Replacement
Hard drives seldom lend themselves to repair. Most damaged or failed hard drives must be replaced.
We can fix your computer - whether you need hard drive repair or hard drive replacement. Let us take a look - we will give you an honest opinion - and an estimate of cost.
Call Continental Computer Services for a free estimate to fix your hard drive problem with professional hard drive repair or hard drive replace.
Think it might be an HDD problem?
If you suspect you have a crashed hard drive, dead hard drive, broken hard drive, damaged hard drive, bad hdd, failing hdd, or other sort of hard drive failure, please take these steps:
The computer professionals at Continental Computer Services have been recovering data and repairing computers for more than 25 years. We will diagnose your hard drive problem and fix it right.
We fix external hdd problems too!
We do data recovery too.
Hard drive crash, hard drive fail or a damaged hard drive often result in data loss.
If you have lost data to a damaged hard drive, we may be able to recover that data for you. To learn more about how we do data recovery on failed hard drives, see these pages:
Get an estimate for data recovery or other hard drive repair in Tucson.
Sometimes a corrupt hard drive or other hard drive problem can be handled with a repair - more often we will recommend a hard drive replacement to fix your hdd crash and retrieve your data.
Either way we promise to make sure you understand the problem and get a full estimate of costs before any work begins.
Your device will be repaired here in Tucson - no need to ship it out of state.
Just call now for a professional diagnosis and estimate to repair or replace hard drive and get your data back.
Hard Drive damage often occurs when a hard drive overheats - particularly in a laptop. Other typical causes of hard drive failure include:
Age is another important factor in a failed hard drive. One study shows that about 5% of all newly installed drives fail in the first 18 months of use - typically because of manufacturing defects. Hard drive failure peaks again after 4 years in service - as we begin to see age related hard drive crash.Data Recovery Services for most brands
Did you know this about Hard Drives?
The average life of a hard drive installed in a desk top computer is about 5 years, but the highest rates of failure actually can occur in the first year of use.
In a laptop or external hard drive, the life expectancy goes down to as little as 3 years.
NOTE: While we are glad to repair or replace hard drive for you, the most important thing you can do to protect yourself against hard drive problems is to regularly back up your data. Call us now for help in creating a data back up system for your files.
Your Hard Drive Handles Data Memory
A hard drive stores data, providing storage capacity for the files that run your computer - like it's operating system.
Hard Drive Can Also Be Called . . .
You may see references to hard disk drive or its abbreviation HDD. C drive, fixed drive, and fixed disk drive are some of the other names we may call the hard drive.
Are You Looking for External Hard Drive Repair?
External hard drives may also need replacement or data recovery. We work with brands like Seagate, Fujitsu, Western Digital, IBM, Maxtor, Dell, Iomega and others.
So How Does a Hard Drive Work?
A hard disk works by storing data. And its special skill is that it can store data even if your device is disconnected from the power source.
Some hard drives are solid state, as in flash drives. In other hard drives, magnetic heads located on rotating disks or platters within the computer hard drive read and write your data to the drive
Hard Working Hard Drives Fail
The hard drive is active whenever your computer is in use and with continual use hard drive problems will occur. At some point you may well see hard disk drive failure.
We Can Help
Give us a call at Continental Computer Services for professional hard drive troubleshooting.
We have been repairing computers and replacing hard drives for more than 25 years.
Let’s fix that damaged hard drive and get your computer working again!
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