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My lap top says that my hard drive is going to fail

When I turn on my lap top/notebook, a message appears on the screen saying that my hard drive is going to fail soon and that I should back-up my files. (the message is in the bio section) I've backed up my files what should I do next

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    Roberta Smith May 11, 2010

    replace the hard drive ... reinstall your operating system and move the files back to your new hard drive. if you don't have the restore disks .... you should make them.... look in your program menu for that option.



    Robert

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You should back up your files regularly and be prepared to purchase a new hard drive and install Windows on the new hard drive etc. when the hard drive eventually fails.

Posted on Apr 17, 2009

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