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Old 9th July, 2003, 01:07 AM
linuxrulz linuxrulz is offline
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Originally Posted by jcool
Are you sure that the drive is all right?
Enable HD Smart capability in bios (2. Menu at the bottom) and check in win with some tool like dtemp if the drive's SMART parameters are all right (if any of the lights isn't green but red its almost ceratin to be faulty)
Hope this helps.
If not, try testing the drive in another system, with another IDE cable.
used DTemp like you suggested and the Reallocated sector count light comes off as red. Does this mean the drive is faulty?
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