This would be the fourth bad hard drive in 7 days that I’m working on. This time Windows XP would boot but failed to bring up the GUI. For sure there are bad sectors on the hard drive that host the system files.I am currently running SpinRite to attempt the recovery process. By all mean …
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I spent the whole weekend working on some computers. Three of them have bad hard drives. I need to rescue the data. I also have three computers sitting and waiting to be re-install so they can be donated to a local school. I missed a few plans for this past weekend.
Didn’t really notice that Seagate makes 5900 RPM Hard Drive now. Mostly for 1TB and 1.5TB Hard Drives That 500 extra RPM should help a lttle bit. The last time I bought a hard drive it was 1.5 TB 7200 RPM.