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Currently i use hdtune to check hard disks for errors using the error scan utility and doing a normal NOT quick scan. Will this suffice or should i use some other more through program??

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How thorough do you want to be? HDTune is a good program, and full scan touches every part of the HD. If you need maximum thoroughness you'd be better off running a pre-OS scan utility.
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na i was just going to use it to burn in/ check a new hd wanted to make sure it wasn't gimped from the getgo while i still have a quick rma replacement from newegg
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