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Defrag, scandisk, and bad sectors

LukeSkywalker
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Last Modified: 2013-12-28
If I try and run the defragmenter on a drive windows says that it could not read from a part of the disk and tells me to run scandisk with the thorough option.  So then I run scandisk with the throrough option.  It finds 3 bad sectors.  I have had these 3 bad sectors since I bought by HD.  It says it fixes them and tells the computer not to use those parts of the disk.  THen I run the defragmenter again and I am right back where I started.  What should I do? Any ideas?
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