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Windows 7: 500GB hard drive showing 100mb space when formatting

08 Dec 2013   #11
naggar

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

okay now the hard drive is constantly making some unusual clicking sounds... I should be worried shouldn't I?


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08 Dec 2013   #12
naggar

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

now the hard drive constantly makes a loud clicking sound, a quick Google gives me a very bad prospect, the hard drive is more or less dead, at least I managed to recover my old stuff, oh well....
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08 Dec 2013   #13
naggar

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

my apologues for the double post....
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08 Dec 2013   #14
bigmck

Windows 7 Home Premium 32-Bit - Build 7600 SP1
 
 

I didn't look at this video, but it might help. DIY: How to repair a clicking damaged hard drive - YouTube
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09 Dec 2013   #15
naggar

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

it involves changing a circuit board which may or may not succeed..
. Thanks anyways mate
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