HD failure Tags: Dell Studio Xps Hard Drives Windows Vista Last response: July 28, 2011 4:28 PM in Windows Vista Share careerbuilder July 27, 2011 1:55:31 PM Hello, I have a dell xps-420 and the hard drive has failed. Ram is running with 20% left . I'm running Intel R core TM2 Quad CPU Q6600 @2.40 ghz. Have two hard drives with 14.9GB and 217GB on C: More about : failure purushottamaher July 28, 2011 1:52:59 PM Hi, You could scan your Hard Drives with WD Diagnostic Tools. http://support.wdc.com/product/download.asp?groupid=702... m 0 l hang-the-9 July 28, 2011 4:28:12 PM How do you know the drive has failed, just becuase your RAM usage is high does not mean anything. You may want to post the exact issue, error messages, etc... Not sure what you are looking for here either, did you have a question? That system sounds to be pretty new, contact Dell to get a new drive if it's really bad. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedwindows 7 data transfer utility - can I clone the computer hard drive to a backup HD for use in case of HD failure or do I ne Forum SolvedDual new HD failure Forum SolvedCan I remedy HD failure with a new controller board? Forum SolvedPossible GPU failure hinders system startup (Sapphire HD 7870) Forum Failure of HAWX 2 game to utilize AMD Radeon HD 8850M Forum Laptop powers on but shuts off after 5-6 seconds? Is it a HD failure? Forum Seagate HD Failure? Forum Seagate HD failure (?) recovery possible? Forum SolvedWD My Passport External HD Failure Forum Sapphire radeon HD6850 diagnosis of failure (video of problem inside) Forum XFX Radeon HD 6970 Video cards Causing Power Failure Forum SolvedGateway Notebook NX570X HD Failure Forum SolvedCould SFC & Chkdsk find no problems & still be a HD failure? Forum SolvedDisplay failure, HD 6850 Forum Abit IP35 Pro + Intel Core 2 Quad Q9550 + Connect 3D HD4890. System boot failure Forum SolvedIs this HD failure? Forum SolvedRadeon HD 6870 Multiple Display Failure Forum SolvedHD failure, bad cluster size, need to resize to recover Forum Hard Drive Failure Older iomega powered hard drive DHD-160U 160 GB old hd wiht valuable pics. Forum I have 2 ident Dells inspiron 620- both HD failure messages at 2 years. Can i clone one HD to replace other computers hd? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows Vista categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !