[SOLVED] how bad is my hdd health ,crystal disk info

game-freak

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crystal disk shows caution on hdd and some error on c6 and hdd sentinel shows some error on no. 198 Pics here . i don't understand what it means , i already ran the - Reinitialize disk surface test on hdd sentinel it fixed some sectors it said ,it still says 2 bad sectors found in drive self test , i would greatly appreciate if someone can tell if my hdd is good to use or is it about to die ?
 

Bob.B

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crystal disk shows caution on hdd and some error on c6 and hdd sentinel shows some error on no. 198 Pics here . i don't understand what it means , i already ran the - Reinitialize disk surface test on hdd sentinel it fixed some sectors it said ,it still says 2 bad sectors found in drive self test , i would greatly appreciate if someone can tell if my hdd is good to use or is it about to die ?
Keep your backups current and monitor the hdd errors.
If they move up get a new hdd.
 

USAFRet

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crystal disk shows caution on hdd and some error on c6 and hdd sentinel shows some error on no. 198 Pics here . i don't understand what it means , i already ran the - Reinitialize disk surface test on hdd sentinel it fixed some sectors it said ,it still says 2 bad sectors found in drive self test , i would greatly appreciate if someone can tell if my hdd is good to use or is it about to die ?
Any storage device is subject to dying at any time.

Your specific one could last years. Or it could die tonight.

Keep good backups of any data you do not wish to lose.
 

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