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Windows 7: computer went from fine, to horrible in minutes

14 Feb 2014   #11
King Arthur

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

HDDs are highly complex, precision electronic devices. Even skilled technicians can't truly "repair" a drive, most of the time what HDD data recovery technicians do is transplant the disk platters (the thing that physically holds the data) into a working HDD so the data can be recovered onto a new HDD.

So in short, no, there's nothing you can do to repair the HDD yourself unfortunately. The best you can do is to backup any important data if you haven't already and then replace the dying HDD with a new one.

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14 Feb 2014   #12

Windows 8.1 Pro 64bit

Ok I see guys, will be upgrading to a ssd, they sound awsome, thanks alot guys!
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 computer went from fine, to horrible in minutes

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