Bad sectors on external usb HDD Tags: Hard Drives External USB Storage Last response: August 23, 2012 8:09 AM in Storage Share FiremanNewFr August 22, 2012 1:28:34 PM I have Bad sectors on external usb HDD I tried to fix it (chkdsk, Low level format) to use the remainding capability but it didn't work Do you have a solution ? Thanks More about : bad sectors external usb hdd Dr_JRE a b G Storage August 23, 2012 6:28:25 AM The drive is failing. at some point the corruption could stop (defect in the disk) but there is no guaranty that this will end. It could also be that the drive it's self is fine, but is sustaining shock damage from being moved / transported. plasmastorm August 23, 2012 8:09:38 AM There's 1 solution, get a new drive and transfer your data to it. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Repair BAD Sectors or Buy a new HDD ? Forum Bad sectors on HDD , now what? Forum My HDD has some bad sectors , should I be getting rid of it? Forum Check For Bad Sectors On HDD 's In New DAS Box Forum External HDD suddenly filled with bad sectors Forum [Hard Drive] Bad Sectors Forum Extract data from HDD with bad sectors (SMART results) Forum What does bad sectors on external hard drive mean Forum Seagate 500GB external usb drive, spinrite, logical bad sectors Forum External Hard drive problem with bad sectors , help w data recovery!! Forum Bad External HDD Sector ? Forum Recover Data from HDD with bad sectors , Forum Cyclic redundancy error and bad sectors in my external hard drive Forum Mard Bad Sectors in my EXT HDD ! Forum Bad sectors Forum Isolating bad sectors /partitioning damaged HDD ? Forum Is it possible to install windows on a external hdd?????? Forum [Solved] Can i reinstall windows on a seperate HDD without losing my files? Forum [Solved] Is there a noticable difference between 5900rpm and 7200rpm HDD? Forum How to get files off external hard drive Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !