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Predicted hard drive failure

When I turn on my HP nx9008 notebook, a message comes up saying there is a predicted hard drive failure. It suggests to run a hard drive self test in the F2 setup but it fails the test every time. when i continue through startup, it says windows is unable to start. I tried reinstalling windows on the notebook but it could not format the partition. Any suggestions?

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Re: Predicted hard drive failure

Sounds as if it's the end for your hardrive, although check it'd connection to the motherboard is ok. If you check you hard drive manufacturer, it may have a 3-5 year warranty period.

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