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Windows 7: Copying data to External hard drive shows error

06 Sep 2012   #11
Golden
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ult. x64
 
 

Hi,

If I think it over a bit more carefully, I don't think partitioning across bad sectors is such a good idea after all, for the following reasons :

1. This technique relies upon you being quite proficient at partition manipulation;
2. If the bad sectors aren't contiguous, you may end up with several partitions, which is really horrible to work with

My advice is to RMA/replace this drive as soon as you can.

Regards,
Golden


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