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Toshiba Satellite P25-S520 on Smart failure predicted on hard drive

By tennessee262 ·
Where in the bios can I turn off the SMART filter?

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Is SMART

by Jacky Howe In reply to Toshiba Satellite P25-S52 ...

warning you of a hard drive failure. If it is it may be time for you to backup your Data.

Get SMART to predict hard drive failures

http://articles.techrepublic.com.com/5100-10878_11-1055303.html

What is S.M.A.R.T. for hard drives

http://www.anandtech.com/guides/viewfaq.aspx?i=120

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You can check on SMART reporting with this

by seanferd In reply to Toshiba Satellite P25-S52 ...

http://passmark.com/products/diskcheckup.htm

Why would you turn it off? You want it to warn you when a disk is going to fail.

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Turning SMART off won't save your hard drive ...

by OldER Mycroft In reply to Toshiba Satellite P25-S52 ...

If anything, it'll allow you to forget that the hard drive is about to fail, then you'll try to boot one day and the operating sysem won't be there any longer.

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