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Windows 7: short self test

06 Feb 2012   #1
FunkMeister

windows 7 home premium 64bit
 
 
short self test

what is Smart self test I was running system recovery and it failed
it


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06 Feb 2012   #2
Dinesh

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)
 
 

Your hard drive is failing...
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06 Feb 2012   #3
GEWB

Several flavors of Linux (Mint primary) / 32bit XP, Win7 HomeP / 64bit Win7 Pro, Ultimate / 64Win8.1
 
 

From Wikipedia:

S.M.A.R.T. (Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology; often written as SMART) is a monitoring system for computer hard disk drives to detect and report on various indicators of reliability, in the hope of anticipating failures.

When a failure is anticipated by S.M.A.R.T., the user may choose to replace the drive to avoid unexpected outage and data loss. The manufacturer may be able to use the S.M.A.R.T. data to discover where faults lie and prevent them from recurring in future drive designs.


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