Question about Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 ST3160815A - 160GB - 7200rpm - 100MBps Ultra ATA/100 (ATA-6) - ... 160 GB EIDE Hard Drive
I have an amd athlon 64x2 dual core processor 2.4ghz and 1gb ram.. equipped with 160 gb seagate sata hdd.. everythign was fien until 27th feb 09 when winxp hanged and showed up the blue death screen. i tried reinstalling xp by a cd but the xp installtion can't format the hard drive.. like, when i enter the option FORMAT USING NTFS function, it doesnt even show 1 percent.. but when i format it using FORMAT USING NTFS QUICK, it formats and installs xp in a jiffy... im confused if im really able to rectify this problem or else give it to the nearest seagate for a check up..
help at the earliest would be highly appreciated
The firmware is damaged,sir,nothing can do.you should go to the dr company to repair your hdd first by using HD Doctor or other tools,it is a typical bug for 7200.11,seagate's big bug
Posted on May 05, 2009
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