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Windows 7: reallocated sectors count

23 Jan 2013   #1

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reallocated sectors count

Have gotten a bad disk drive message about my external Seagate hard drive...What can I do?

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Thanks for your help.


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23 Jan 2013   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit SP 1

SeaTools for Windows | Seagate

You can try running Sea Tools for Windows, which can be downloaded from the above link. But in my opinion, it would be wise to backup any data on that drive immediately, before you lose it. Its been my experience that once a drive starts going bad, I wouldn't trust it anymore.
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