<<My pc ran a check up test and it indicates a failing hd is it possible this is inaccurate?>>
Yes...it's possible...but not probable, IMO. SMART is a pretty basic system, as Baltboy stated, designed to warn of events to come.Understanding SMART
Note: The time period a person has used a hard drive...has nothing to do with a failure, projected or real. Hard drives arrive daily as some user's doorstep...and they are DOA (dead on arrival).
Edited by hamluis, 02 March 2011 - 05:53 PM.