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I'm running spinrite level 4 on a Maxtor 10GB hard drive and I am getting these results under S.M.A.R.T monitoring, and its increasing as it's scanning. ecc corrected 574,262 error rate 476,306 seek errors 60,459 write errors 719,713 Does this mean it's an issue with the hard drive? When I selected the drive to scan, it gave me a message that the partition size exceeds the size in the bios. It may cause trouble with spinrite. The system runs very slow while using the internet, etc

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It sounds like an issue with the hard drive. If it's only a 10gb hard drive i recommend replacing it as a new replacement is very inexpensive.
Thank you,
Lee

Posted on Aug 03, 2010

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