You can look at SPINRITE but for the cost of that you get a new good drive.
I run Windows XP Sp3 and my system information is as follows:-
OS Name Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Version 5.1.2600 Service Pack 3 Build 2600
OS Manufacturer Microsoft Corporation
System Name HOME
System Manufacturer ECS
System Model M825VXX
System Type X86-based PC
Processor x86 Family 6 Model 8 Stepping 1 AuthenticAMD ~1200 Mhz
BIOS Version/Date American Megatrends Inc. 07.00T, 4/2/2001
SMBIOS Version 2.3
Windows Directory C:\WINDOWS
System Directory C:\WINDOWS\system32
Boot Device \Device\HarddiskVolume1
Locale United States
Hardware Abstraction Layer Version = "5.1.2600.5512 (xpsp.080413-2111)"
User Name HOME\Smarty
Time Zone SA Western Standard Time
Total Physical Memory 1,536.00 MB
Available Physical Memory 986.70 MB
Total Virtual Memory 2.00 GB
Available Virtual Memory 1.96 GB
Page File Space 1.87 GB
Page File C:\pagefile.sys
I just completed a check Disk scan and fount that there a 8 bad sectors on my hard drive. My hard drive was cloned. I observed that the problem was stated as Event ID 1001.
My questions are: - (i) How to recover, repair and/or remove the
(ii) Does it pose a problemn that woild
necessitate changing my hard drive?
Thanking you in advance for your comments and/or suggestions.