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Old 12-15-11, 01:59 PM   #8
Vanzagar
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Default Re: Hard drive life/reliability?

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Originally Posted by nekrosoft13 View Post
that tool only reads, "translates" and show SMART info.

SMART system works in a way that when drive detects bad sector while trying to write to it, data is recorder by SMART, and then that tool will show that drive dected bad sectors.
So nekrosoft13, what program do you use to perform a real thorough test of a hd, like detecting and setting bad sectors...
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