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Is your hard drive getting sluggish? Try these tips to get it back in top form.

By Cheryl J. Goldberg

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Your hard drive is your humble servant, storing and retrievingfiles day after day without complaint. If you're like mostpeople, you don't think much about it-until disaster strikes,and it's too late.

But there's a lot you can do not only to keep your harddrive in good working order but also to optimize its performanceand even anticipate when it might fail so you don't losevaluable data.

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