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Q&A: How can I prevent my PC’s hard drive from shutting down while the computer is still on?

Question from Amber:  After my computer has been sitting idle for about half an hour the hard drive just shuts down. When I get back on the computer and press a key or move my mouse I can hear the drive starting back up again and I have to wait several seconds before I can […]

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