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Windows 7: Hard Drive With BAD SECTORS HELP!

10 Jul 2012   #31
essenbe

Windows 10 Pro/ Windows 10 Pro Insider
 
 

I'm glad it worked out well for you. Enjoy.


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10 Jul 2012   #32
Night Hawk

W7 Ultimate x64/W10 Pro x64 dual boot main build-remote pc W10 Pro x64 Insider Preview/W7 Pro x64
 
 

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I think you should be all set with a fresh primary to work with. The fresh install will see everything including the boot information put back on correctly. Keep us updated on how it works out for you just the same.
THANK YOU FOR EVERYTHING IT WORKS FINE NOW IM GLAD I DIDNT NEED A NEW HARD DRIVE


I'm to glad to hear it went well for you! Generally a good clean install of Windows on a fresh primary can solve a variety of issues as well as working around a few bad spots. At least you are back running again!
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