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Hdd bad sectore problim

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my hdd have tomany bad sectors how can i fix this problam
wich softwere can fix it and where did i find it free.

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Re: hdd bad sectore problim

Bad sectors are not fixable as far as hard drives go.
you mmight find software that claims ti fix bad sectors but the claim is false as they only temporarily overwrite the sectors and unmark the bad and remark to good but the problem remains to be the sectors are bad.
The best thing to do is to replace the hard drive with a good used one or a new one.

Sorry but as a technician I know what bad sectors are and what happens when you get them.

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