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Windows 7: Hdd smart error C8H

18 Dec 2012   #1
Elvi

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Hdd smart error C8H

Anyone know if this hdd smart error C8H is a serious one? i can find only litle details on this.

I'd like to know this as i bought an old IDE laptop drive for a pentium 4 era laptop that needed a slight upgrade, then one day i discovered this error while just playing around with the laptop, there's 19 errors of this so far and i don't even know what it does, the hd however works just fine except for that error, no surface problems or anything.


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18 Dec 2012   #2
alphanumeric
Microsoft MVP

Windows 10 Education 64 bit
 
 

Serious or not, I wouldn't trust that drive any more. IMHO any SMART error is a sign of a impending drive failure.
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