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    Hot disk hang

    Do you think WD will accept a drive as bad if it takes a billion I/Os to reproduce? What if a cabinet with fan would actually keep it cooler since the back of the drive is half covered and without a fan? I don't know about the overheating. I suggest to you the cooling requirement for a billion...
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    Hot disk hang

    Thanks for your reply. It's hard for me to believe the drive would get hot enough to fail or drop out in the "open air" regardless of disk activity. That's why you ask your peers!
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    Hot disk hang

    I was running data restore on a 2Tb WD black disk. There are 3.9 billion sectors on this drive, and the full scan was estimated to take 13 hours. Approximately half way through, the scanner froze (Data Rescue PC v3). Since this was half way through a 13 hour ordeal, I was hacked. I called the...
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    Create System Reserved Partition

    Thank you for the reply. I am using WHS 2011 client restore wizard. From a second client I prepare a disk by allocating blank space and run the the client restore wizard. WHS puts the volume(s) in the space allocated as long as the size is the same or larger. When I finished this restore, the...
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    Create System Reserved Partition

    Does anyone have the script or Diskpart commands to create a vanilla system disk ("C") as is done in a standard install for W7 Ultimate? I had a catastrophic disk failure and need exactly the same as original to run my restore. It was "imaged" as two partitions and I actually will run two...
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