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  • On installing a new WesternDigital 160Gb HDD, the system stated there were errors with the drive.  I re-loaded WIN7 and the same errors occured.
    After using TUFFTEST to scrub the new HDD the WIN7 load fine but I still received messages to backup and repair the drive.
    I used TUFFTEST again and then formatted the drive using FAT32 format before loading WIN7.  This time AOK. 
    Second day with WIN7 and it has great promise....Robert.
    Sunday, February 8, 2009 10:43 PM

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  • I'm not really understanding your "Second day with WIN7 and it has great promise...."

    Can you be more specific?
    System: E-Max Intel 945GC-M2, Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4GHz, 4Gb Ram, Nvidia 9300 512Mb, LG BD Burner, 2x 500Gb HD, Sony Bravia, Windows 7 Beta 7000 x86 and x64.
    Friday, April 3, 2009 11:21 PM