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Windows 7: WD's Data Lifeguard Diagnostics: Too many bad sectors detected

25 May 2014   #21
clown0eve

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I have same problem here on my WD Passport HD... I had an old one though 250gb.. Its been 6hrs now when i started the write zeros using the WD Lifeguard DiagTool I just hope it will help.. Is there anything we can do so solve this issue?I just want to format this so i can use this again.


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26 May 2014   #22
jumanji

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit
 
 

Did it complete writing zeros?
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27 May 2014   #23
clown0eve

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jumanji View Post
Did it complete writing zeros?
nope sir. i've waited 7 hrs then a message poped up and says bad sector continue? when i click ok another come up.. i clicked ok for i think more than hundred times for about 10 minutes but still coming then i just click cancel..
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27 May 2014   #24
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Confusing here, one too many people asking for help.
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27 May 2014   #25
jumanji

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Britton30 View Post
Confusing here, one too many people asking for help.
Can't help it. I am tired of telling everyone to start a new thread and restate the problem abinitio for better appreciation and visibility to others,

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jumanji View Post
Did it complete writing zeros?
nope sir. i've waited 7 hrs then a message poped up and says bad sector continue? when i click ok another come up.. i clicked ok for i think more than hundred times for about 10 minutes but still coming then i just click cancel..
If the short test failed and the extended Test also failed and write zeros struggles forever, the drive is a goner. Give up.
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28 May 2014   #26
clown0eve

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

honestly that's what i did after i post that reply.. Thanks though sir jumanji!!
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