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 341 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. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumBad Sector Retesting tool for NTFS ? ForumNTFS Bad Sector Info ForumCopying Files from HD with Bad Sectors ForumNTFS convert gone bad Forumremove bad sector from ntfs partition Forumhelp! just got a bad sector ! ForumHelp :which program isolate bad sector permanently? ForumComparison of NTFS /MFT recovery software ? ForumComparison of NTFS /MFT recovery software ? ForumHow to go from NTFS to FAT32? ForumHard disk fast bad sector marker ForumRepair Bad Sectors, HELP! ForumSerious bad sector problem! ForumBad External HDD Sector ? ForumBad sector on harddrive - could it cause failure? ForumAny way to mark bad sectors? Forum4tb hdd is being read as 2tb hdd ForumLost HD this week (NTFS --> RAW) ForumReallocated Sector Count ForumHard drive recovery software More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !