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1720-SMART Hard Drive detects imminent failure. Failing Drive: Hitachie HDS711010Cla632

Get this error message: 1720-SMART Hard Drive detects imminent failure. Is there a way past this so I can get pictures off computer

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Run a backup before the HD fails...quickest way to save all personal info.

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SOURCE: 1720-SMART HARD Drive detects immenent failure. What shall I Do?

Sounds like your hard drive is about to pack up. You can disable SMART for your hard drive in your CMOS setup. which will allow you to boot up your pc. I suggest you back-up all your data as soon as possible before the hard drive fails completely.

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SOURCE: i replaced a new hdd and still showing 1720-smart hard drive detects imminent failure

There is a chance you received a new bad hard drive. I've seen this with server drives, but never at desktop level. I would not accept, but HP might ask you to do some testing or load an update. I forget. Good Luck replacing again

Posted on Aug 28, 2012

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