Solved Is it safe to use HDDScan to read SMART Attributes of HDD Tags: Hard Drives Health Software Storage Last response: January 23, 2013 3:15 PM in Storage Share jayadratha January 23, 2013 6:02:58 AM Is HDDScan software is good for health of HDD? I mean is it safe to use this HDDScan to read smart attributes? Please give your opinions... More about : safe hddscan read smart attributes hdd Best solution fzabkar a c 311 G Storage January 23, 2013 7:14:54 AM Reading the SMART data is fine. That's requires accessing just a few sectors. However, if your drive has weak heads, then avoid the full surface scan. Share jayadratha January 23, 2013 3:15:43 PM Best answer selected by jayadratha. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How do I read SMART Attributes.. Forum Would it be smart of me to use a SSD for my OS, and a HDD for my games/programs? Forum Read HDD SMART when in external USB tray possible? Forum SolvedWhat HDD S.M.A.R.T. monitoring utility uses an online database? Forum How to use laptop to read data from HDD of a dead desktop Forum How to use laptop to read data from HDD of a dead desktop Forum Not able to read a internal HDD WD 500 GB if I am using it as a external Forum Not able to read a internal HDD WD 500 GB if I am using it as a external Forum How clean and safe is it when you reformat your hdd using windows vist Forum Read disk error occurred and I want to boot the computer using a different HDD a Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !