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Old 01-21-2013, 08:57 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Default Re: Got a corrupt sector that needs repairing

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I agree, making a partition around the bad sector will buy you some more time, how much I do not think anybody can say. It will need to be replaced
I agree with you and disagree with you joe.
Yes, you are right the hdd will need to be replaced, but making a partition around the bad sectors ? ?_?
i rather, just backup what needed data I have on the hard drive, before it croaks.
Any hard drive that is failing to boot up or hard to manage on linux/windows environment..
Shoot the drive dead and get a replacement when you can.
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