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Hard Drive Looses Connection

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  • Storage
  • Hard Drives
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April 18, 2014 1:44:16 PM

My Hard Drive losses connection when searching for errors on disk. I've tried innumerous programs to fix it but they all failed stating drive has too many bad sectors. I thought this are supposed to be disabled when corrupted. Or at least if corrupted, it's strange that the drive just simply disconnects when finds them. What maybe causing this problem?

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April 18, 2014 1:51:45 PM

bad sectors i guess.just saying.
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April 18, 2014 2:20:50 PM

But a disk can have bad sectors and still run. Suppostly from what I've been reading bad sectors are marked as unusable but the disk remains stable. Any solutions? :\
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April 18, 2014 4:49:51 PM

preverse said:
but the disk remains stable. :\
please define stable.

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April 19, 2014 9:04:44 AM

Stable as in, not having I/O problems (disconnecting) when programs are trying to check for bad sectors on the drive.

Usually what happens is the program is checking sector by setor and when it reaches a certain point, it justs stops and the drives stops responding.
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