Bad sectors Tags: Hard Drives Windows XP Last response: February 28, 2010 1:56 AM in Windows XP Share Anonymous February 27, 2010 6:30:55 PM Hello,how can i repair a hard drive with bad sectors. joe More about : bad sectors treefrog07 February 27, 2010 9:19:41 PM If they are truly bad sectors, you cannot repair it. Finding bad sectors often means the HDD is about to fail, so you should be thinking about 1) backing up your critical data onto media or another HDD, and 2) getting a replacement HDD. aford10 February 28, 2010 1:56:57 AM Download the manufacturer's hard drive diagnostic tool, and scan your hard drive. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumDead Drive: How to bypass bad sectors ? ForumCopying Files from HD with Bad Sectors ForumHow do you fix bad sectors on hard drive WD i HTS54 External ForumCan bad sectors cause huge pc lag? ForumCopying files from drive with bad sectors ForumSimple and Free Guide to Removing Malware ForumQuestions of bad sectors . ForumHard drive with 99.9 % bad sectors . ForumBad sectors ForumRecover Data from HDD with bad sectors , ForumBad sectors on hard disk ForumRecheck bad sectors reported by smartctl ForumHow to recover data from hard disk with bad sectors & bad media ForumHow to wipe HDD with bad sectors ? ForumWestern Digital Hard Drive Problems - bad sectors Forum2152 Bad sectors on my drive ForumRepair BAD Sectors or Buy a new HDD? ForumToo many bad sectors in my HDD. Is this the time for RMA? ForumHaving bad sectors , I really need the drive, what to do? ForumBad Sectors on old Drive, failure apparently imminent. More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !