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Current Pending Sector Warning

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Hey Guys, just new at this so bear with me smile.gif

Ok i have been having problems with my computer for the past 3 days, its been blue screening and when it drops to the blue screen its actually completely fuzzy so i am not able to read the error messages that come with it.
I test my video card and also put new RAM in to see if problem was anything to do with that but still having the same problem. I used HD Tune Pro to check my hard drive and coming up with two warnings "Current Pending Sector Warning" & "Calibration Retry Count Warning" as per the image.

Would this be the reason for the blue screen?? I have got to the point now the computer gets stuck on windows startup nor wil it even start up in Safe Mode.

Any suggestions?

post #2 of 5
You can view BSOD messages from Windows Event Viewer.

I'd scan it with SeaTools or something.
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post #3 of 5
Thread Starter 
Thank you for your advice, but unfortunately I am unable to even get into windows now so am not able to do that nor download anything.
I might just try a complete restore of the whole thing and thing see what happens
post #4 of 5
I'd backup everything immediately if possible and RMA if possible.
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Seconded. You may be able to grant yourself a reprieve by running the rule over the drive with SpinRite, then grab what you can and RMA the drive.
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