We help IT Professionals succeed at work.
Get Started

Hard Drive Failure

Last Modified: 2018-05-22
How do you know for certain that your hard drive is failing, I have a couple computers running and there is no errors or blue screen of death, however after the drive spins up you can hear little scratching or growling sounds coming from the hard disk.
Watch Question
Systems Administrator
This problem has been solved!
Unlock 11 Answers and 27 Comments.
See Answers
Why Experts Exchange?

Experts Exchange always has the answer, or at the least points me in the correct direction! It is like having another employee that is extremely experienced.

Jim Murphy
Programmer at Smart IT Solutions

When asked, what has been your best career decision?

Deciding to stick with EE.

Mohamed Asif
Technical Department Head

Being involved with EE helped me to grow personally and professionally.

Carl Webster
CTP, Sr Infrastructure Consultant
Ask ANY Question

Connect with Certified Experts to gain insight and support on specific technology challenges including:

  • Troubleshooting
  • Research
  • Professional Opinions
Did You Know?

We've partnered with two important charities to provide clean water and computer science education to those who need it most. READ MORE