Ontrack's Easy Recovery Question

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#1

On Ontrack’s easy recovery, if it says Bad sector on a number then I/O or something.
I was just wondering what causes bad sectors on a drive?
How to solve it and how to prevent it in the 1st place?

Cheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeers


#2

have a look at these youll find the answer there
http://www.techimo.com/forum/archive/index.php/t-5063.html
http://www.pcguide.com/vb/archive/index.php/t-9664.html
http://www.gidforums.com/t-6121.html

anyway its best to use spinrite for bad sectors but its not free
http://www.grc.com/sr/spinrite.htm


#3

that was really helpful, seriously i dont know how u lot find all these sites to me itsl ike looking for a needle in a haystack!!