How to determine if your drive has an impending problem Bad Sectors
Hard disk drives are amazing devices that incorporate many different technologies to produce a product that, whilst often taken for granted, is a precise and ingenious a method of storing data.H
ard drives are liable to fail, in fact every single hard drive out the whether it be IDE, SATA, SCSI, SAS or FibreChannel, regardless of cost or reliability will experience a hard drive failure at some point. Many reach this stage early on in life, even when still within warranty.Over the next few days and weeks TRC Data Recovery will be posting information about hard disk drive failures, how to spot an impending one, and also the best methods of ensuring that data loss does not happen to you.
We will start this series tomorrow with a look at one of the most common problems to plague the modern hard disk drive, bad sectors. Bad Sectors, or media degradation is one of the leading precursors to hdd failure, find out how to stop it from happening to you tomorrow.10 Years, 2 Months, 2 Weeks, 1 Day, 17 Hours, 59 Minutes ago.