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So I was backing up my data on one of my friends rig, I go outside for a few minutes--and when I get back in my friends harddrive started clicking like a mad. It's a Hitachi 250GB S-ATA, so I'm gonna RMA it pretty soon, because it still has plenty of warranty left (date on it says DEC-2006)

How I just love a build getting interrupted...
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That sounds bad, I had an IDE drive that started clicking, dissapearing from windows, then it just got worse to the point of just not letting me boot into windows and restarting the pc, which by then it was too late to get back the 230Gb of data that I had at the time. Try to back it up, then change it.
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That sounds bad, I had an IDE drive that started clicking, dissapearing from windows, then it just got worse to the point of just not letting me boot into windows and restarting the pc, which by then it was too late to get back the 230Gb of data that I had at the time. Try to back it up, then change it.
Nothing was on it, I just recently formatted it, and then I noticed it. He backs everything up frequently, so there's no problem.
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Loan it out to one of your friends, and let him kill it. Then make him pay for it.
    
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Loan it out to one of your friends, and let him kill it. Then make him pay for it.
LOL right. I'm not that mean
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