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Windows 7: Computer hangs on boot.

09 Mar 2014   #11
RogerR

7 x64 Ultimate
 
 

It was a WD and it was 5 years old ... but that's the current version of forever, eh? I was not able to revive it long enough to get anything from it. All signs pointed to a control hardware failure, though SMART said it was just fine ... until it wasn't! I opened it up and the heads just refused to seek across the platter (they were not stuck).


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