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    Hi,

    I used to use the Western Digital Lifeguard to pre-format the drive..writing all zeroes to the drive. I don't remember if it will scan drive surface for bad sectors. If not, do you know of any good utility that will do that other than Norton Ultilities or System Works?

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    Most of the long tests on the manufacturer's utilities will scan for bad sectors. If you want something a little more in depth MHDD is highly recommended and free.
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    can anyone give me a link for Samsung hard drive diagnostic software its a HD103SI
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    Hi, I used to use Western Digital Lifeguard to pre-format the drive drive..writing all zeroes. I do not remember if it will scan the surface of the drive for bad sectors. If not, do you know any good utility that will do it other than Norton Ultilities or system works? can anyone give me a link for the Samsung hard drive diagnostic software HD103SI its one?

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    You might start HERE. Also Chkdsk is a tool built into windows for checking the disk for problems on the plate and marking them so they cannot be used.
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    Anybody can help with Samsung hard drive diagnostic software its a HD103SI?

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