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#1 trevorcork


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Posted 23 February 2015 - 07:37 AM

i got a friends laptop there to loook at constantly freezing,i ran a seatools SMART test it failed strait away,then i ran a short generic text also failed strait away,is hardrive no more good,it works away sometimes

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#2 Sintharius


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Posted 23 February 2015 - 08:10 AM

Hello there,

If you don't mind, can you run another test so I can get more information?

Please download GSmartControl and save it to your Desktop.
  • Extract gsmartcontrol-0.8.7-win32.zip to a folder, double-click on gsmartcontrol.exe
  • A list of hard drives will appear, single-click each disk to see Drive Information and identify your drive
    note: most machines will only have one or two entries, but an easy way to identify your drive is by its size.
  • Double-click on the hard drive to see detailed Device Information
  • Click on the Attributes tab, do you see any red or pink entries like the ones below? Please list the names in your next reply if there are any.
  • Click on the Perform Tests tab
  • Select Extended Self-Test and click Execute
    note: this test can take several hours to run
  • Allow the test to complete, the results will be displayed at the bottom
Please post screenshots of three tabs: Perform Tests, Attributes and Self-test Logs in your next reply.


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