Software to manually mark a bad sector on a ntfs Tags: Hard Drives NTFS Software Storage Last response: June 19, 2012 6:08 PM in Storage Share abels27 June 19, 2012 6:03:09 PM Hello, Is there a software that can manually mark a sector bad on a NTFS drive? I have been having heat related Seek errors, and I can't afford a new drive. More about : software manually mark bad sector ntfs Hawkeye22 a c 383 G Storage June 19, 2012 6:08:31 PM Run chkdsk with the /f /r flags. The /r should have it locate and mark bad sectors. This takes a while on large drives. 1. open command prompt, possibly as administrator. 2. chkdsk c: /f /r replace c: with your drive letter. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources need software to manually mark a bad block on NTFS Forum NTFS Bad Sector Info Forum remove bad sector from ntfs partition Forum Bad Sector Retesting tool for NTFS? Forum Solved[Q] How can I can for bad sectors with a seagate software from a CD? Forum Which tool can you use to locate and fix bad sectors on a ntfs ? Forum Is there any software that can distinguish between physical and logical bad sectors Forum Any way to mark bad sectors? Forum SolvedMarking sectors bad and unusable Forum Corrupted HDD flag bad sectors software? Forum If you have performed a quick format bad sectors are not checked and marked as s Forum Software that speeds up formatting a HDD with bad sectors? Forum Good software for bad sectors? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !