Subject: Re: Adobe Stock Images pays photo $0.18 for using his photo
"Bill W"<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote
| Well I did what any reasonable person would not do, and continued with
| the science experiment. I downloaded some free SMART reading software,
| and there are 30 current pending sectors. Googling that, what seemed
| to appear in every result was "replace the drive now". So I guess I
If you're thinking of getting an SSD anyway then
it's no harm done, but I wouldn't put much faith in SMART.
I had a WD drive recently that went bad. The WD utility
found it. some others didn't. SMART was no help at all.