Hard drive Tags: Hard Drives Systems Ubuntu Storage Last response: October 22, 2011 9:35 PM in Storage Share shobhitgupta1245 October 10, 2011 4:32:11 PM Hello is it possible that using two different operating systems (win 7 and ubuntu 11.04) can also create bad sectors on hard drive ?? More about : hard drive night_wolf October 16, 2011 7:24:39 PM i have never heard about 2 different operating systems creating bad sectors. But some programs or viruses could create bad sectors or your drive must be damaged. m 0 l shobhitgupta1245 October 22, 2011 6:24:49 AM Programs .... how ??? What kind of programs ?? m 0 l Related resources Need Help With Laptop Hard Drive - Forum hard drive help needed - Forum Laptop internal hard drive as external - Forum How to backup Macbook air to external hard drive that has files on it? - Forum Hard drive swap between two identical laptops? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer nikorr a b G Storage October 22, 2011 9:26:39 AM What programs do u have? Any recent HDD resizing? m 0 l Ubrales a c 124 G Storage October 22, 2011 9:35:39 PM shobhitgupta1245 said:Hello is it possible that using two different operating systems (win 7 and ubuntu 11.04) can also create bad sectors on hard drive ?? Use "HD Tune" or "CrystalDisk Info" to analyze your HDD. Different OS do not create bad sectors on the HDD. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIs it possible to back up the ENTIRE Hard Drive? Forum SolvedHard drive + PSU cable Forum SolvedHard Drive Making Clicking Noises Forum SolvedCan I use a SATA hard drive with one computer using data and one computer giving it power? Forum SolvedHow do you move the OS(win7) to a new hard drive Forum SolvedHard Drive formatting problem Forum SolvedInstalled seagate hard drive, windows 7 stuck booting! Forum SolvedHow to make factory reset a hard drive on Windows 7 and make it install on a seperate Harddrive? Forum SolvedHard drive not showing Forum SolvedCan i install Windows 7 on a hard drive that allready has Windows 8 on it. Forum SolvedUpgrading laptop hard drive Forum SolvedCompuiter wont let me partition new Seagate Barracuda 3TB internal hard drive Forum SolvedReplace optcal drive with a second Hard Drive? Forum SolvedDoes CHKDSK fix the hard drive Forum SolvedVery old hard drive with new motherboard Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !