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BIOS error message says Hard disk failure is imminent. Back up and replace

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No, I do not concur.........

BIOS has sent a message that your harddrive is about to go south for the winter, and isn't taking you along.
In otherwords the harddrive is about to fail, and you are about to lose all your personal important information.

The message is for you to get as much of your personal stuff off of the computer. Copy to disk/s, flashdrives, or external harddrive.

Get ready to replace the Harddrive.

No? I have it all wrong? You already replaced the harddrive, and the message still comes up?
Post back in a Comment.

Regards,
joecoolvette

Posted on Apr 23, 2013

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