TNX for the reply usasma,
I ran the speed fan program and the HDD came out very good.See the info below.
Your hard disk is a WDC WD800AB-60CBA0 with firmware 03.06A03.
Your hard disk is not in the current database.
An hard disk with the same model, but with a different firmware was found:
Your hard disk is not reporting its temperature. This is normal for this hard disk model.
New hard disks are added as soon as valid statistics can be computed.
Come back soon to check your hard disk against a new database.
Your hard disk's S.M.A.R.T. attributes are now being analyzed and a full report about the reliability, health and status of your hard disk is generated:
Your hard disk is not below any attribute threshold. This is good.
Your hard disk was never below any attribute threshold. This is good.
Since your hard disk is not in the current database, overall ratings and pictures will be based upon realistic values, but you should carefully check the results.
Attribute Current Raw Overall
Raw Read Error Rate 200 0 Good
Spin Up Time 113 3400 Normal
Start/Stop Count 98 2261 Very good
Reallocated Sector Count 200 0 Good
Seek Error Rate 200 0 Good
Power On Hours Count 81 14060 Very good
Spin Retry Count 100 0 Very good
Calibration Retry Count 100 0 Very good
Power Cycle Count 98 2192 Very good
Reallocated Event Count 200 0 Very good
Current Pending Sector 200 0 Very good
Offline Uncorrectable Sector Count 200 0 Very good
Ultra DMA CRC Error Rate 200 1421 Very good
Write Error Rate 200 0 Good
All of the attributes of your hard disk have normal values. This is good.
The overall fitness for this drive is 91%.
The overall performance for this drive is 91%.
What do you think?
thanks again for your time...
Edited by wwjd, 10 October 2006 - 08:18 PM.