If the parameter is highlited in red it means that the parameter has reached a critical value. Could have returned it but the price was a steal, many baytrail computers are more expensive than that. You'll be returning it under the guise of consumer satisfaction, not a defect. Here is a description of current pending sectors:Click to expand... weblink
What to do? I will be scanning my WD 640GB hard drive. That does not mean there was valuable data on them. Still, it suffers from a lack of accountability. (Not, in a "liability" sense, but because of anonymity ...) [Roll "nostalgia" music ...] Back in the good old days of the net, http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2941062/hard-drive-hdtune-error-scan-result.html
Some sector reallocations is normal. Yes ... I'll have to see if Seagate requires a minimum number of reallocated sectors in order to issue a RMA; if so I may not consider buying Seagate drives in the future. I always expect a drive to fail at one point, I don't expect it however to have reallocated sectors directly "out of the box".
Posts: 4,496 Rep: 429 (Unique: 353) Select All Posts By This User .. If an unstable sector is subsequently read successfully, this value is decreased and the sector is not remapped. Seagate reserves the right to return a good drive back to its owner and to charge for all associated shipping costs. Hd Tune 100 Damaged Blocks For more information or to gain access, visit Classified Access Rules Change thread. (100 quality posts and 30-day minimum membership are still required) Results 1 to 16 of 16 Thread: HD
Reply With Quote 01-10-13,06:48 PM #6 bmwbaxter View Profile View Forum Posts Premium Member #5 Join Date Jun 2010 Location Hamilton, Ontario Originally Posted by scottw182 I'm actually using a After the target drive is selected click on the Error Scan tab. So far, it is still inside of normal.Click to expand... http://www.overclockers.com/forums/showthread.php/724739-HD-Tune-found-3-9-damaged-blocks-what-should-I-do If it were my drive, I wouldn't.
However some drives will not immediately remap such sectors when written; instead ...This is a serious shortcoming, for if such a drive ...Click to expand... Number Of Retired Sectors Hd Tune and check it periodically to make sure more aren't popping up. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? [H]ard|Forum Forums > [H]ard|Ware > SSDs & Data Storage > Style Hard Forum Dark Contact Us Help Home Top Terms and Rules Style by If it isn't, warranties exist for a reason.Click to expand...
I haven't had a backup and its not really important data, just some media, although I wouldn't be happy about losing it, its really very replaceable. Still playin (13 items) https://hardforum.com/threads/hd-tune-found-1-damaged-block-on-laptop-hd-what-to-do.1723579/ To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Hd Tune Damaged Blocks Anyway, thanks for helping me out, you guys are great! Hd Tune Error Scan Freezes If your scan yield multiple bad blocks then I recommend backing up the data and migrating over to a safer drive.
That makes sense. have a peek at these guys That's just thiderastic." -txus.palacios "Clouds are silent, cold, and wet. They seemed pretty ok with the return and giving another one in exchange, I'll wait for their response in the next days. Is there a way to fix them, or should I send it back to be replaced? Hd Tune Bad Blocks
It's not unusual, but its not normal either. Reply With Quote 01-12-13,05:56 PM #8 scottw182 View Profile View Forum Posts Registered Join Date Jan 2009 Ok, the scan went much better this time, no errors found. Sep 10, 2014 at 10:05 AM #19 FordGT90Concept "I go fast!1!11!1!" Joined: Oct 13, 2008 Messages: 18,629 (6.36/day) Thanks Received: 7,894 Location: IA, USA System Specs System Name: BY-2015 Processor: Intel http://fileupster.com/hd-tune/hd-tune-fix-bad-sectors.html After a call they just said you have 2 years and if you want to get a paper get to the local store and they fill out one for you.
And it came in Spanish. Hd Tune Pro Repair Damaged Blocks Thanks for all the help. DaRuSsIaMaN, Oct 23, 2012 DaRuSsIaMaN, Oct 23, 2012 #9 Oct 24, 2012 #10 omniscence [H]ard|Gawd Messages: 1,311 Joined: Jun 27, 2010 Can you increase the window size so we can see
mls1995, Oct 20, 2012 mls1995, Oct 20, 2012 #2 Oct 21, 2012 #3 djgizmo [H]ard|Gawd Messages: 1,426 Joined: Dec 24, 2006 Personally, I'd recommend using HDD regenerator. Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 Next > Sep 10, 2014 at 6:55 AM #1 z1tu Joined: Dec 31, 2008 Messages: 526 (0.18/day) Thanks Received: 178 Location: Romania System Specs Is this a bad situation or not really?Click to expand... 19 is not a lot however it is something to watch. Hd Tune Pro Fix Bad Sectors Subscribe Search This Thread Start a New Thread post #1 of 8 5/17/10 at 4:41pm Thread Starter Nausicaa 3.5ghz Joined: Jul 2009 Location: Chicago Posts: 912 Rep: 51
The reallocated sector count is at zero which is a positive sign for the drive health. They'll have to deal with Seagate instead of you and if they forward that the reason for the return was reallocated sectors, Seagate will get the message that customers don't like Ok so it passes SMART check, short drive self test and short generic. this content Aug 24, 2014 at 5:32 AM #9 alivehunter Joined: May 31, 2014 Messages: 66 (0.08/day) Thanks Received: 8 System Specs System Name: AliveHunter Processor: AMD FX(tm)-6300 Six-Core Processor Motherboard: ASUS M5A97