Three months ago my HD crashed completely. It started to make noise and even the BIOS couldnt pick it up. It was a Western Digital 40 GB Hard Drive. then I got another disk this one 80 GB and exactly the same thing hapenned. I don't leave my computer on for more than 10 hours at a time. I was only using around 30 GB out of the 80GB. Is there some power and temperature factors that could affect two relatively new drives?
Please can someone find any reasons why this might happen and suggest any action that will prevent a future incident...