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Windows 7: Windows has detected

19 Sep 2011   #1

Window 7 Home Premium
Windows has detected

I'm getting this message. Windows Detected a hard disk problem. I have a WDC WD5000AAKS-00UU3A0 ATA Device

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19 Sep 2011   #2

Windows 10 Pro x64

What has Windows detected ? What message you get?
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19 Sep 2011   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by TheChurch View Post
I'm getting this message. I have a WDC WD5000AAKS-00UU3A0 ATA Device
Would that be a Western Digital 500GB hard drive by any chance?
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19 Sep 2011   #4

Window 7 Home Premium

Yeah Western Digital WDC WD5000AAKS-00UU3A0 ATA Device , The Message every few min is Windows has detected hard disk failure.
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19 Sep 2011   #5

MS Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1

This post will give you tips on how to detect Hard Drive Failures.
Hard Drive Failure: Warnings and Solutions

You can find more such tips on internet about hard disk failure.

Check in the event viewer since how long you are getting the HDD errors. Take a quick backup of your data before it is too late.
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21 Sep 2011   #6

Window 7 Home Premium

Thank you very much
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21 Sep 2011   #7

Windows 10 Pro/ Windows 10 Pro Insider

Download Western Digitals diagnostic program and test the drive. But, backup your data now.
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