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Windows 7: How can I be sure a hard drive is really dying?

12 Jun 2013   #11
Britton30
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Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

I've disassembled many drives without knowing the torque settings. They were all bad drives anyway, so it's OK.

NOTE: Just the act of removing a HDD cover will destroy it in a few seconds.


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