• Musings,  Technology

    Now Using My Own HDD!

    The solution to my PC problem only caused me 75pesos!! Yup, I bought a SATA cable yesterday. So when evening came, I connected the SATA cable to my motherboard including my 250GB. I booted my PC using my husband’s laptop HDD then immediately transferred my files to my hubby’s HDD. After transferring, I removed my husband’s HDD then made my 250GB as the primary HDD and partitioned it. Then I installed Windows XP as my OS twice because the PC hanged. After installing OS, I connected my hubby’s HDD into my computer using a USB connected. Then I transferred all my files to my own HDD. All of this took…

  • Musings,  Technology

    Problem Unsolved

    Yesterday, I blogged about how my PC crashed and how it prevented me from accessing the internet. I also shared to you my idea of booting my PC from the USB connector. Well, to make this long story short, the USB booting didn’t work. I think the USB connection was not powerful enough to get the job done. It was a total failure. So, I gave my 250GB hard disk drive to my husband a.k.a. BELLA last night, so that he could copy all my important files today. Unfortunately, he was not able to find any SATA cable therefore he wasn’t able to do a backup copy. So now, I…

  • Musings,  Technology

    My PC Crashed!

    First, I had viruses all over my PC. It took me months until I finally decided to reformat it. Then, just a few days ago, a brown out struck our neighborhood bring down my PC again. So, I have no choice but to reformat again so that I could supply the missing files that was stored in my hard drive and was corrupted by the power failure. After a reformat, it went well for few minutes. I shut it down so that I can attach my other (backup) hard drive back. Unfortunately, it didn’t turned on again. At first, I thought my monitor was damaged but when my husband checked,…