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Interpreting S.M.A.R.T. data

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by birdflocks, Apr 8, 2010.

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  1. birdflocks

    birdflocks Thread Starter

    Apr 8, 2010
    My computer is about 5 years old and I haven't had any serious problems, but it's been lagging a little. I wanted to see what kind of shape the drive was in so I downloaded CrystalDiskInfo... unfortunately I have no idea how to interpret the data.


    Judging from these values, is the drive in good health?
  2. Mumbodog


    Oct 3, 2007
    It is tough, each hard drive manufacturer has different firmware for SMART data, so the data can mean different things from different manufacturers.


    More info


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