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Samsung HD103SJ Disk Errors

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June 13, 2011 7:38:47 PM

Acronis DriveMonitor registered two "high risk" Event ID 7 disk errors on my drive last night. I've received regular "low risk" ID 33 "volsnap" errors as well. A month or so ago I ran CHKDSK /R with everything checking out. After receiving this latest errors I ran it again. The check again found no errors. Should I return the drive to Samsung or is this nothing to worry about? I'm worried that errors keep cropping up but I'm new to the whole RMA process and how it works...

Thanks!

Here is the output log from CHKDSK:

"Checking file system on C:
The type of the file system is NTFS.

A disk check has been scheduled.
Windows will now check the disk.

CHKDSK is verifying files (stage 1 of 5)...
164608 file records processed. File verification completed.
242 large file records processed. 0 bad file records processed. 0 EA records processed. 60 reparse records processed. CHKDSK is verifying indexes (stage 2 of 5)...
213172 index entries processed. Index verification completed.
0 unindexed files scanned. 0 unindexed files recovered. CHKDSK is verifying security descriptors (stage 3 of 5)...
164608 file SDs/SIDs processed. Cleaning up 124 unused index entries from index $SII of file 0x9.
Cleaning up 124 unused index entries from index $SDH of file 0x9.
Cleaning up 124 unused security descriptors.
Security descriptor verification completed.
24283 data files processed. CHKDSK is verifying Usn Journal...
35810120 USN bytes processed. Usn Journal verification completed.
CHKDSK is verifying file data (stage 4 of 5)...
164592 files processed. File data verification completed.
CHKDSK is verifying free space (stage 5 of 5)...
70660094 free clusters processed. Free space verification is complete.
Windows has checked the file system and found no problems.

367977852 KB total disk space.
84987576 KB in 118971 files.
72152 KB in 24284 indexes.
0 KB in bad sectors.
277748 KB in use by the system.
65536 KB occupied by the log file.
282640376 KB available on disk.

4096 bytes in each allocation unit.
91994463 total allocation units on disk.
70660094 allocation units available on disk.

Internal Info:
00 83 02 00 a3 2f 02 00 73 1b 04 00 00 00 00 00 ...../..s.......
df 01 00 00 3c 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 ....<...........
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 ................

Windows has finished checking your disk.
Please wait while your computer restarts."

June 13, 2011 7:44:34 PM

"The device, \Device\Harddisk1\DR2, has a bad block." So this in fact refers to my external harddrive, NOT my Samsung HDD. My error and apologies.

Either way, does this mean my external is probably on its way out?
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