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Old 09-18-2005, 02:22 PM   #1 (permalink)
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If i ghost a bad(physical) hardrive onto a good hardrive. The hardrive should work if it is not filed with viruses RIGHT
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Old 09-18-2005, 02:42 PM   #2 (permalink)
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No it will still have the virus's and crap...

Virus's are not a bad physical problem if this is what you are thinking
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Old 09-18-2005, 02:45 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I think he means he has a failing drive and wants to move the data to another drive so he can still access it

In which case this depends how bad your drive is buggered, if you can't access a file on your current drive, it'll be corrupt on any other drive...you can get rescue programs however
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But if you can bearly acess your hardrive you will have a better hardrive if you put it onto a new hardrive if your files are not corrupt with viruses just a worn out hardrive that is on its way out RIGHT
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