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Windows 7: HD And Memory Sticks; Life Of ?

01 Feb 2013   #11
whs
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Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

I had 1 Seagate fail. My other 15HDDs have not yet failed - knock on wood.

As far as sticks go, I have a whole box full of them and none ever failed. One was running a sidebar picture show during 4 years - all the time. A couple I messed up myself. But that was my fault.


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