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Windows 7: Windows has detected a hard disk problem

11 Feb 2010   #11
Frostmourne

Windows 7 Ultimate x86-64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Smiley0406 View Post
Alright - not what I wanted to hear.... but thank you very much for your help.
Run the longer tests as indicated in the readme, but if the disk fails this . . . you can use the troubleshooting guide in my sig to find out your system specs and then try and buy a new hard disk. You may need to find a manual to see what HDD would fit, is supported etc.


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