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Old 06-13-2009, 11:22 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Is this a sign of a bad boot drive?

When my computer boots up to xp desktop my icons more often then not appear slowly one at a time. Or it will load ok but, then all icons disappear and come back slowly without no pic on icon? Is this a program running in background problem or a bad hd?

Boot Drive is a: WD Sata II 640 gig


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Old 06-14-2009, 02:53 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: Is this a sign of a bad boot drive?

Try running chkdsk on it, it should find any problems with the drive and avoid them.
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