The blog highlights the issues of recovering data from various storage devices. We consider the possibility of data recovery algorithms, ways to prevent the data loss. Follow us in social networks and recommend articles to your friends.
Comparing the Two File Systems: ReFS (Resilient File System) and NTFS
The new file system ReFS by Microsoft was initially introduced in Windows Server 2012. It is also available in Windows 10 as a component within the Storage Space tool. ReFS can be used for a group of disks known as storage pool. With the issue of Windows Server 2016, the file system was improved and soon it will be available in the new version of Windows 10.
How to Protect Files from Ransomware with Windows 10 Defender
The latest Windows 10 update, Fall Creators, includes a new function of Windows Defender meant to protect user files from encryption by various ransomware. This function is called “Controlled folder access” and is disabled by default. In this article, we will show you how to enable this protection and how it works.
How to Erase and Format a Disk in Windows 10, 8 or 7
Nowadays, most hard disks come preformatted by the manufacturer and ready to use. Yet quite often users have to format their disks themselves.
How to Encrypt Files and Folders with EFS in Windows 10, 8 or 7
The Encrypting File System (EFS) was first introduced in Windows 2000 and is still available in all versions of Windows 10, 8 or 7 except for Home version. EFS is similar to encryption by Bitlocker, and it allows encrypting separate files and folders while Bitlocker works with the entire disk. EFS is not a full-fledged file system, but an add-on based on NTFS and allowing to encrypt particular files on the fly.
Test System Memory for Errors in Windows 10, 8 or 7
While using the computer you may encounter system memory errors, and this guide will show you how to use a special memory-checking utility integrated into Windows 10, 8 or 7.