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S.M.A.R.T. problem after format

by aniketysingh11 / September 16, 2017 1:11 AM PDT

I have format my pc yesterday and after installation of windows 8 give me error about bad, backup and replace when i start the windows. Please tell me what i do now or share link for the permanent solution about this problem.

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Smart
by Bob__B / September 16, 2017 1:46 AM PDT

It's telling you your hdd is going bad.
Replace it quick.

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That's just a coincidence.
by Kees_B Forum moderator / September 16, 2017 2:09 AM PDT

Your hard disk failing has nothing to do with installing Windows 8.

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Unrelated events.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 17, 2017 8:18 AM PDT

One thing has nothing to do with the other.

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