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Windows 7: "Soft" Bad sectors

30 Aug 2012   #1

windows XP
"Soft" Bad sectors


I am not able to understand the concept of "Soft" bad sectors. can software be the cause of bad sectors?

Please explain.


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30 Aug 2012   #2

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This explains it all. Any questions just post.
What Is a Bad Sector and How Can I Repair It?
Bad sectors can be fixed so that the computer will not use that sector again.
No need to worry about soft bad sectors, very easily corrected.
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