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How to move first bad sector to the end of the drive

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June 9, 2011 9:15:26 AM

Hello,my name is msalam im specialist of PC hardware ,i need to know how to move real physical bad sector to the end of hd
June 9, 2011 11:39:32 AM

You can't. It's a physical defect.
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June 9, 2011 4:54:05 PM

If you mean having the drive mark the sector as bad so that it uses a spare sector instead, that's controlled entirely by the drive's firmware. If a sector is marked "pending" in the SMART data, simply writing new data to it should cause the drive to remap it to a spare sector.
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