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Mechanical Hard Drive Failures

Mechanical Hard Drive Failures


  • Unusual noises such as clicking or grinding coming from the hard drive.
  • Frequent freezing or crashing of the system.
  • Files suddenly becoming inaccessible or corrupted.
  • Slow performance when accessing files or starting up the computer.


  • Run diagnostic software like CrystalDiskInfo or HDDScan to check the health status of your hard drive.
  • Listen for any unusual sounds coming from your computer’s hard drive.
  • Check the SMART (Self-Monitoring, Analysis, and Reporting Technology) status of your hard drive through your computer’s BIOS or with a diagnostic tool.

Contact “The Original PC Doctor” at 1300 723 628 or visit www.thepcdoctor.com.au for professional assistance.

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