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Is this a compatible hard drive?

by Bluenose_ted / August 28, 2014 10:33 AM PDT

Hello

I have had two blue screens recently - I managed to recover the PC (a Packard Bell imedia S1800 3 years old), but not the second time when I got the message 'Windows set up could not configure Windows to run on this computer's hardware'.

Sea Tools hard disk analysis software passed the PC (Win 7 64-bit) at a basic level, but it failed at an advanced level, so I need to replace the hard drive.

It has a hard drive 'name' of: WDC WD5000AAKX -221CAO (not sure what those final characters are) and it says it's an ATA device (not sure what that is, either!).

Can I ask if this hard drive would be compatible with my PC, please?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822136769

Thank you

Blue

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(NT) Looks fine from here.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 28, 2014 10:56 AM PDT
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Thanks!
by Bluenose_ted / August 28, 2014 11:14 AM PDT
In reply to: Looks fine from here.

Thanks a lot - always nice to have a second opinion!

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