05-28-2012 05:26 AM - last edited on 05-28-2012 09:19 AM by Nesvic
Sorry in my last post i did forget to mention that the drive says it has bad sectors. I t was working the previous night.
i also did an extented test on the drive the results are below.
western digital 500 gig hard drive
data error (cyclic redundancy check)
master boot record (MRB)
Test Option: EXTENDED TEST
Model Number: WD Elements 1023
Unit Serial Number: [Deleted]
Firmware Number: 2005
Capacity: 500.11 GB
SMART Status: PASS
Test Result: FAIL
Test Error Code: 08-Error was detected while repairing bad sectors.
Test Time: 15:43:44, May 15, 2012
06-01-2012 01:41 PM
The drive needs to be replaced
Contact WD to start RMA process